First Session: October 3, 1728 - November 2, 1728
Second Session: July 10, 1729 - August 8, 1729
Third Session: May 21, 1730 - June 16, 1730
Fourth Session: July 13, 1731 - July 29, 1731
Fifth Session: August 19, 1731 - September 6, 1731
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.
|Edward Henry Calvert, d-31
Matthew Tilghman Ward
Nicholas Lowe, d-2
John Rider, a-2
|Anne Arundel County
John Mackall, spkr
Walter Smith, of Leonard's Creek
Thomas Johnson, Jr.
Ephraim Augustus Herman
William Ennalls, ds-2, e-23
|Prince George's County
Samuel Pierre, d-2
Edward Sprigg, e-2
|Queen Anne's County
|St. Mary's County
Thomas Trueman Greenfield
1. Edward Henry Calvert, brother of the proprietor, was appointed "the first person" of the Council on June 19, 1728, and was sworn in on February 6, 1728/29.
2. Charles Calvert was promoted to the first position on the Council after the death of Edward Henry Calvert in April 1730.
3. Dismissed on October 12, 1728, after it was decided that he had not been duly elected. He was reelected and subsequently qualified on July 11, 1729.
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