Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Ann Jennings Johnson (1745-1794)
MSA SC 3520-2228
First Lady of Maryland, 1777-1779



Buchholz, Heinrich Ewald. Governors of Maryland: From the Revolution to the Year 1908.  2d ed.  Baltimore: Williams and Wilkins Company, 1908.

Delaplaine, Edward S. The Life of Thomas Johnson.  New York: The Grafton Press, 1927.

Klapthor, Margaret Brown. Maryland's Presidential First Ladies: Mrs. Zachary Taylor and John Quincy Adams from Calvert County.  Division of Political
    History Smithsonian Institution).

Luckett, Margie H.. Maryland Women.  Baltimore, MD: King Bros., Inc., 1942.

Magruder, P.H.  The Colonial Government House of Maryland.  Annapolis: U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings, 1935.

Malone, Dumas, ed. Dictionary of American Biography, Volume V.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.

McGrath, Francis Sims. Pillars of Maryland.  Richmond, VA: The Dietz Press, Inc., 1950.

McIntire, Robert Harry. Annapolis Maryland Families.  Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1979.

Sellers, Charles Coleman. Portraits and Miniatures by C.W. Peale.  Philadelphia: American Philosophical Society, 1952.

Warfield, J.D.  The Founders of Anne Arundel and Howard Counties, Maryland.  Westminster, MD: Family Line Publications, 1990.

Williams, Thomas J.C.. A History of Washington County Maryland: from Earliest Settlement to the Present Time, Volume II.  Hagerstown, MD: John M.
    Runk and L.R. Titsworth, 1906.

White, Frank F., Jr. The Governors of Maryland: 1777-1970.  Annapolis: The Hall of Records Commission, 1970.

Newspaper/Magazine Articles-

Johnson, Dr. Christopher. "News from the Maryland Gazette," Maryland Historical Magazine, Volume 18, February 20, 1766, mentions wedding announcement of Thomas and Anne Johnson.

Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (The Evening Capital) November 24, 1913 "Governor Johnson's Grave," M116 [MSA SC 3547].

Other Sources-

Application Materials for Mary L. Owings in the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Brand, Barbara A. "A Historic Interpretation of Rose Hill Manor: 1788-1837." (Frederick: Children's Museum Advisory
Board, 1995).

Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (St. Anne's Church Records Collection) Parish Register,1708-1785: May 8, 1745 [MSA SC 15] M143.

Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Legislative History Project Collection) Governor Thomas Johnson File, MSA SC 1138-743, 2/11/12/42.

"Rose Hill Manor," Hub of a Nation: Washington, D.C. and Motor Trails to Important Points, 1929, from the Maryland Vertical File of the Pratt Library.

Notes and biography by Jane McWilliams, MSA volunteer, 1999

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