Archives of Maryland
Historical List
General Assembly
Special Session of July 30 - August 7, 1861

Sources:
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; (DF) - Fusion Democrat; (FN) - Fusion;  (RE) - Reform; (R) - Republican

John B. Brooke, President of the Senate
E.G. Kilbourn, Speaker of the House
Senate
Allegany County
Thomas J. McKaig1
Anne Arundel County
Thomas Franklin
Baltimore City
Coleman Yellott, dns
Baltimore County
Andrew A. Lynch1
Calvert County
Thomas J. Grahame
Caroline County
Tilghman Nuttle
Carroll County
John E. Smith
Cecil County
John J. Heckart1
Charles County
John F. Gardner
Dorchester County
Charles F. Goldsborough, dns
Frederick County
Anthony Kimmel
Harford County
Franklin Whittaker
Howard County
John S. Watkins
Kent County
David C. Blackiston
Montgomery County
Washington Duvall
Prince George's County
John B. Brooke, pres
Queen Anne's County
Stephen J. Bradley
St. Mary's County
Oscar Miles
Somerset County
James F. Dashiell
Talbot County
Henry Hollyday Goldsborough
Washington County
John G. Stone
Worcester County
Teagle Townsend

 
 
House of Delegates
Allegany County
Aza Beall, dns
William R. Bernard
Josiah H. Gordon1
David W. McCleary
Anne Arundel County
E.G. Kilbourn, spkr1
Richard C. Mackubin 1
B. Allein Welch
Baltimore City
John C. Brune
William G. Harrison1
H.M. Morfit1
Charles H. Pitts1
Lawrence Sangston1
T. Parkin Scott1
J. Hanson Thomas1
Severn Teackle Wallis1
H.M. Warfield1
Ross Winans1
Baltimore County
Robert W. Denison1
John Thomas Ford
Pleasant Hunter, dns
Leonard G. Quinlan1
Thomas H. Renshaw
Thomas C. Worthington, dns
Calvert County
James T. Briscoe
Benjamin Parran
Caroline County
Griffin Washington Goldsborough
Henry Straughn, dns
Carroll County
J. Washington Gorsuch
Bernard Mills1
David Roop
Cecil County
James W. Maxwell1
Andrew McIntire
William R. Miller1
Charles County
Francis B.F. Burgess, dns
Barnes Compton
Dorchester County
William Holland
John R. Keene
Z.W. Linthicum
Frederick County
Thomas J. Claggett1
John A. Johnson
Andrew Kessler1
David W. Naill
Jonathan Routzhan
William E. Salmon1
Harford County
William F. Bayless
Richard B. McCoy
Joshua A. Wilson
Howard County
John R. Brown
William Turner
Kent County
Albert Medders
Philip F. Rasin1
Montgomery County
Howard Griffith
Charles A. Harding
Prince George's County
E. Pliny Bryan, dns
Ethan A. Jones
Richard Wootton
Queen Anne's County
William Henry Legg
William L. Starkey
St. Mary's County
Clark J. Durant1
George H. Morgan, dns
Somerset County
James U. Dennis1
William T. Lawson
Edward H.C. Long
J.H.W. Stanford, d
Talbot County
Alexander Chaplain
J. Lawrence Jones1
Washington County
John C. Brining
James Coudy
Martin Eakle
Lewis P. Firey
Andrew K. Stake
Worcester County
Stephen P. Dennis, dns
Curtis W. Jacobs, dns
George W. Landing1

Notes:
1. Arrested by Union troops in August-September 1861 in order to prevent a pro-secession majority from assembling and voting to join the Confederacy. Sen. Coleman Yellot was also targeted for arrest, but had already fled to the Confederacy. For more information on the arrest of the Maryland legislators, see The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, volume 2, series 1, p. 563-748, especially p. 667-675.

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