Convention: April 24, 17161
First Session: July 17, 1716 - August 10, 1716
Second Session: May 28, 1717 - June 8, 17172
Third Session: April 22, 1718 - May 10, 1718
Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., Archives of Maryland, Historical List, new series, Vol. 1. Annapolis, MD: Maryland State Archives, 1990.
Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Vols. 1&2. Annapolis, MD: Maryland State
Archives, 1985.a - appointed; c - Council (Upper House); d - died; dcl - declined; dns - did not serve; ds - dismissed; e - elected; ev - election voided;
pres - president of the Senate; pres p. t. - president pro tem of the Senate; psa - post-session appointment; psd - post-session death;
psr - post-session resignation; r - resigned; s - suspended; spkr - speaker of the House; spkr p.t. - speaker pro tem of the House;
(D) - Democrat; (R) - Republican.
William Coursey, d-3
|William Whittington, r-2
Henry Lowe, a-2
Benjamin Tasker, s-3
John Beale, e-3
|Anne Arundel County
Peter Bond, d-3
Ephraim Augustus Herman
Philip Hoskins, d-3
St. Ledger Codd
|Prince George's County
Josiah Wilson, d-3
|Queen Anne's County
John Hawkins, d-3
|St. Mary's County
Thomas Trueman Greenfield4
Henry Peregrine Jowles
Matthew Tilghman Ward, spkr
1. The one-day convention, held on April 24, 1716, is reported in the Lower House journal. Although no journal for the Upper House has survived, it was in session.
2. The recorded Lower House proceedings for the second session begin on May 28, 1717. The recorded proceedings for the Upper House begin on May 29, 1717.
3. Greenfield, of St. Mary's County, and Wright, of Queen Anne's County, had one-half their allowance deducted for departing in "a contemptuous manner" without permission from the Lower House.
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