Joseph Hopper Nicholson (1770-1817)
MSA SC 3520-1893
Biographical Directory of the American Congress 1774 - 1927, 69th
Congress, 2nd Session. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government
Printing Office, 1928.
Biographical sketch on p. 1358.
Bond, Carroll T. The Court of Appeals of Maryland, A History. Baltimore: The Barton-Gillet Company, 1928.
Delaplaine, Edward S. Francis Scott Key: Life and Times. New York: Biography Press, 1937.
Eisenberg, Gerson G. Marylanders Who Served the Nation:
A Biographical Dictionary of Federal Officials from Maryland.
The Maryland State Archives, 1992.
Emory, Frederic. Queen Anne's County, Maryland: Its Early History and Development. Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, 1950.
Marine, William M. British Invasion of Maryland, 1812-1815. Baltimore: Society of the War of 1812 in Maryland, 1913.
McIntire, Robert Harry. Annapolis Maryland Families. Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1979.
Who Was Who 1607-1896, Historical volume. Chicago: A. N.
Marquis Co., 1963.
Biographical sketch on p. 380.
Wright, F. Edward. Maryland Militia, War of 1812. vol. 2: Baltimore. Silver Spring, Md.: Family Line Publications, 1979.
Newspaper articles -
"To the Freemen of Talbot, Caroline and Queen Ann's Counties." Star and General Advertiser, 20 September 1803.
The Baltimore American, 9 March 1804.
The Maryland Republican, 22 March 1817.
"Tribute of Respect." The Maryland Gazette, 19 June 1817.
The Baltimore Sun, 25 February 1847.
The Baltimore Sun, 13 August 1859.
"Hon. Reverdy Johnson." The Baltimore
Sun, 22 July 1868.
(text of speech given by son)
"Joseph Hopper Nicholson." The Maryland
Republican, 8 June 1872.
(Obituary of son)
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