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Maryland Manual, 1939
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County Officers

County Seat—Cumberland

Origin of Name—From Oolikhanna, meaning beautiful stream.
Date of Formation—1789. Area—126.16 square miles.
Court Terms—Jury, first Monday in January and October, second
Monday in April. Non-jury, first Thursday in July.
Orphans' Court Days—Every Tuesday and Friday.

Elected Officers
(All elected officers may be addressed at the County Seat.)

Name Office Term Expires
Morgan C. Harris State's Attorney 1943
Robert Jackaon Clerk of the Circuit Court 1942
George E. Jordan Register of Wills 1942
Lucian C. Radcliffe County Sheriff 1942
Frederick C. Dreyer County Treasurer 1943
Simeon W. Green County Commissioner 1942
James Holmes County Commissioner 1942
Patrick J. Stakem County Commissioner 1942
Wm. H. Buchholtz Clerk to County Commissioners 1942
Bernard B. Young . Judge of the Orphan's Court (Chief) 1942
R. Hilary Lancaster Judge of the Orphans' Court 1942
James F. Van Meter Judge of the Orphans' Court 1942

Officers Appointed by the Governor

Trial Magistrates
(All Terms Expire May, 1941)

Oliver H. Bruce, Jr., for Cumberland Cumberland
Frank A. Perdew, for Cumberland Cumberland
Owen L. Porter, for Frostburg Frostburg
Joseph A. Feldman, for Frostburg Eckhart Mines, Frostburg
Edward S. Moran, for Westernport Westernport
Bernard F. McPartland, for Lonaconing Lonaconing
Aloysius Monahan, for Mt. Savage Mt. Savage
Thomas E. Stakern, for Midland Midland
James T. Logsdon, for Barton Barton
Roy S. Bowman, for Cresaptown Cresaptown
Harold E. Naughton, (Substitute) Cumberland

Justices of the Peace
(All Terms Expire May, 1941)
Mrs. Elizabeth R. Menefee, Magistrate for Juvenile cases Cumberland


(All Terms Expire May, 1941)

Name Address
Allen, Minnie C. 634 Lincoln St., Cumberland
Barnhill, Ethel S. 107 Columbia St., Cumberland
Baggett, Gertrude R. 206 Columbia St., Cumberland
Brown, George W. 28 N. Liberty St., Cumberland


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