Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Elizabeth Rousby Plater
MSA SC 3520-2234
Wife of George Plater, Governor of  Maryland 1791-1792


Newspaper/Magazine Articles -

Janofsky, Michael.  "A Plantation in Maryland Serves as a Symbol of Reconciliation," source unknown.

McKenna, Marian. "Sotterley, St. Mary's County." Maryland Historical Magazine 46, no. 3 (September 1951): 173-188.

Spinner, Jackie.  "Saving Sotterley:  The Story of Two Families Is Preserved--As Long as the Houses Stand," The Washington Post, 27 June 1996.

Other Materials -

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

Provincial Court Deeds TBH No. 2 (1786-1788) ff. 417-418, Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Legislative History Project)
MSA SC 1138-001-995.

Stein, Charles Francis.  A History of Calvert County Maryland.  Baltimore: Charles F. Stein, 1976.

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

Washington County Wills A No. 2: 240-245, Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Legislative History Project) MSA SC 1138-001-438.

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

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