Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Mary Tolly Dorsey Ligon (1825-1899)
MSA SC 3520-2265
First Lady of Maryland, 1854-1858


Newspaper/Magazine Articles -

"Marriage of Gov. Ligon."  The Sun, 6 February 1854.

"Governor Ligon's Widow Dead." The Sun, 28 March 1899.

"Mrs. Mary T. Ligon." The Sun, 29 March 1899.

"Mrs. Mary T. Ligon." The Sun, 31 March 1899.

Archival sources -

Marriage License issued on January 28, 1854
HOWARD COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT (Marriage Licenses) MSA C 1000-1 MdHR 14,719-4

BALTIMORE CITY HEALTH DEPARTMENT BUREAU OF VITAL STATISTICS (Death Record) Mary Tolley Ligon, 27 March 1899, Certificate #B15628 [MSA CM1132-66, CR48109]

Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (St. John's Church Collection) MSA SC 2714, SCM 521.

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