Archives of Maryland
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Proprietary Assembly of 1765 - 1766

First Session: September 23, 1765 - September 28, 1765
Second Session: November 1, 1765 - December 20, 1765
Third Session: May 9, 1766 - May 27, 1766
Fourth Session: November 1, 1766 - December 6, 1766

Source:
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; 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.

Benjamin Tasker, President of the Upper House
Robert Lloyd, Speaker of the Lower House
Upper House
Benjamin Tasker, pres
Charles Hammond
Samuel Chamberlaine
Edward Lloyd
Richard Lee
Benedict Calvert
Robert Jenkins Henry, d-4
Daniel Dulany
John Ridout
Charles Goldsborough
Henry Hooper, a-1

 
Lower House
Annapolis
Samuel Chase
Walter Dulanay, ds-1, e-2, ev-21
John Hall, e-2
Anne Arundel County
Thomas Johnson
Henry Hall
John Hammond
Samuel Chase
Brice T. B. Worthington
Baltimore County
Thomas Cockey Deye
Corbin Lee
James Heath, d-4
John Hall, Jr.
Calvert County
Edward Gantt
Benjamin Mackall
Charles Grahame
Young Parran
Cecil County
Michael Earle
Henry Baker
Nicholas Hyland
William Ward
Charles County
John Truman Stoddert, dns, d-1
William Smallwood
George Dent
John Hanson, Jr.
Francis Ware, e-1
Dorchester County
Daniel Sulivane
Robert Goldsborough III
Philemon Lecompte
Henry Travers, d-2
John Henry, e-2
Frederick County
Thomas Cresap
Joseph Chapline
James Smith
Fielder Gantt
Kent County
Thomas Ringgold
Robert Buchanan
Richard Lloyd
William Hynson
Prince George's County
Josias Beall
William Murdock
Mordecai Jacob
Robert Tyler
Queen Anne's County
Edward Tilghman
James Hollyday
Robert Lloyd, spkr
Thomas Wright
St. Mary's County
Henry Greefield Sothoron
Daniel Wolstenholme
George Plater
Edmund Key, d-3
Thomas Key, e-4
Somerset County
William Winder
William Adams
John Adams
Samuel Wilson
Talbot County
Pollard Edmondson
John Goldsborough
Woolman Gibson
Henry Hollyday
Worcester County
Peter Chaille
William Allen
Parker Selby
Benton Harris

1. Dulany was discharged on September 24, 1765, for accepting the office of naval officer of the Patuxent after his election. He was reelected, and returned November 1, 1765. The Annapolis voters, however, protested his election. They claimed that in addition to other improper procedures during the election, Dulany, who was mayor of Annapolis, "continued. . . on the Bench during the Time of the Election and. . . did Object to the Qualifications of some of the Voters who offered to vote against him." On November 12 the House declared that Dulany had been unduly elected.

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