Maryland Court of Appeals
History of the Maryland
Court of Appeals
CHIEF JUDGES OF THE
MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS
Harford County. Born October 6, 1734, probably in Cecil
Son of William Rumsey and wife Sabina Blaidenburgh. Married
Hall. Died in Joppa, Harford County, March 7, 1808.
Anne Arundel County. Born in Baltimore County, May 23,
Son of Richard Chase and wife Catherine. Married Hester
Died in Annapolis, May 11, 1828. Buried in the St. Anne's Cemetery,
Washington County. Born in Prince George's County,
Son of Thomas Buchanan and wife Mary Cook. Married Sophia
Died November 6, 1844.
Harford County. Born at "Medical Hall," near Churchville, Harford
October 11, 1786. Son of John Archer. Married
Hays. Died at "Medical Hall," June 26, 1848. Buried in
Howard County. Born in Anne Arundel County, October 17,
Son of John Worthington Dorsey and wife Comfort Worthington. Married
Goodwin. Died December 26, 1855. Buried in St. John's
Ellicott City, Howard County.
Baltimore City. Born in 1814. Son of Samuel D.
Died December 28, 1861.
Montgomery County. Born in Georgetown, Washington, D.C., June
23, 1807. Son of Col. Washington Bowie and wife Margaret Johns. Married
Catherine L. Williams. Died at "Glenview," Montgomery County, March 12,
1881. Buried in Rockville Cemetery, Rockville, Montgomery County.
Baltimore City. Born in Havre de Grace, Harford County, June
4, 1813. Son of George Bartol. Married Miss Charbounier. Died
Baltimore City, June 23, 1887. Buried in Green Mount
Washington County. Born in St. Mary's County, March 6,
Son of George Alvey and wife Harriet Wicklin. Married (1) Mary Wharton;
(2) Julia Jones Hays. Died in Hagerstown, Washington County, September
Queen Anne's County. Born in Tuckahoe Neck, Caroline County, December
6, 1827. Son of Peter Robinson and wife Sarah Mitchell.
Stoughton Emory. Died in Annapolis, January 14, 1896. Buried
Queen Anne's County.
Frederick County. Born in Frederick, Frederick County,
30, 1842. Son of James McSherry and wife Eliza Spurrier.
Clara Louise McAleer. Died in Frederick, October 23, 1907.
Allegany County. Born in Winchester, Virginia, July 15,
Son of Rev. A. H. H. Boyd. Married Berien M. Thurston. Died
Baltimore City. Born in Baltimore City, June 13,
Son of James Bond and wife Elizabeth Lyon. Died in Baltimore
January 18, 1943. Buried in Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore City.
Allegany County. Born in Pekin, Allegany County, April 3,
Son of James M. Sloan and wife Ella Frederick. Married Marian
Died May 13, 1962.
Prince George's County. Born near Guilford, Howard County,
23, 1882. Son of Rev. Ogle Marbury and wife Eleanora Brevitt
Married Eliza Gardner Cronmiller. Died October 3, 1973.
Baltimore City. Born in Baltimore City, December 16,
Son of John Markell and wife Elizabeth Charlton Harris.
Jones. Died February 24, 1955.
Baltimore City. Born in Baltimore City, December 3,
Married Irene Ehrlich. Died July 11, 1973. Buried in
Baltimore City. Born in Baltimore City, October 15,
Son of Frederick W. Brune III and wife Blanche Shoemaker. Married Mary
Washington Keyser. Died in Baltimore City, February 19, 1972.
Baltimore City. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December
8, 1894. Died March 23, 1984.
Montgomery County. Born in Norbeck, Montgomery County, August 30,
Son of Alexander F. Prescott and wife Edith Stanley Kellogg. Married
Calendar Minnick. Died November 14, 1968.
Baltimore County. Born in Baltimore City, May 18,
Son of William S. Hammond and wife Rosalie Hall. Married Elizabeth
Luck. Died November 27, 1991.
Baltimore County. Born in Baltimore City, October 9,
Son of Leo Joseph Murphy and wife Eva LaFontaine. Married
Died October 31, 2000.
Baltimore City. Born in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, July 6,
2013-present Mary Ellen
Montgomery County. Born in
Baltimore, Maryland, September 10, 1951.
Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., Archives of Maryland,
new series, Vol. 1. Annapolis, MD:
Maryland State Archives,
to Maryland Government, Historical List
Copyright October 16, 2013
Maryland State Archives