Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Lambert Wickes (ca. 1735-1777)
MSA SC 3520-12605


Articles -

Bolander, Louis H. "A Forgotten Hero of the Revolution." Americana 22 (April 1928), 119-128.

Hays, Anne M. "Lambert Wickes - An Authentic Hero." Chesapeake Bay Magazine 6 (June 1976), 17-18, 27.

Miller, Nathan. "Lambert Wickes and the Continental Navy." Maryland 8 (Autumn 1975), 31-35.

Thom, DeCourcy W. "Captain Lambert Wickes, C.N. - A Maryland Forerunner of Commodore John Paul Jones, C.N." Maryland Historical Magazine 27 (1932), 1-17.

Books -

Brown, John Howard. American Naval Heroes, 1775-1812-1861-1898: being biographical sketches of the brave men who have glorified the American navy by their deeds of heroism. Boston: Brown and Company, 1899.

Clark, William Bell. Lambert Wickes, sea raider and diplomat: the story of a naval captain of the Revolution. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1932.

Hanson, George A. Old Kent: The Eastern Shore of Maryland. Baltimore: Regional Publishing Company, 1967.

Hardy, Henry. Narrative of events in the several cruises of Captain Lambert Wickes. Washington, D.C.: H. Hardy, 1877.

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

Plummer, Norman H. Lambert Wickes: Pirate or Patriot? St. Michaels, Md. : Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 1991.

Web sources -

Biographical information from Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS), U.S. Naval Historical Center


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