Archives of Maryland
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Alexander Williamson (1752-1851)
MSA SC 3520-16806


Archival Sources:

Compiled Service Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army During the Revolutionary War, NARA M881, from

General Assembly, House of Delegates, Assessment Record 1783, Calvert County, District 1, p. 11 [MSA S1161-3-1, 1/4/5/46].

Pension of Alexander Williamson, National Archives and Records Administration, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, NARA M804, S 7954, from

Return of the Maryland troops, 27 September 1776, from

U.S. Federal Census Bureau, Census of 1840, Iredell County, North Carolina.

U.S. Federal Census Bureau, Census of 1850, Iredell County, North Carolina.

Published Sources:

Tacyn, Mark Andrew. “’To the End:’ The First Maryland Regiment and the American Revolution.” PhD diss., University of Maryland College Park, 1999.

Steuart, Reiman. The Maryland Line. The Society of the Cincinnati, 1971.

Muster Rolls and Other Records of Service of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 18.

Clements, S. Eugene and F. Edward Wright. The Maryland Militia in the Revolutionary War. Silver Spring, Maryland: Family Line Publications, 1987.

Sarson, Steven. "Landlessness and Tenancy in Early National Prince George's County." The William and Mary Quarterly, 3d ser., 57, no. 3 (2000): 569-598.

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