Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Edward Cosgrove
MSA SC 3520-17235


Archival Sources:

"General Orders, 3 November 1781," Founders Online, National Archives.

"General Orders, 4 November 1781," Founders Online, National Archives.

Letter, William McMillan to Secretary of Treasury, ca. October 1828. Pension of William McMillan, National Archives and Records Administration, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, NARA M804, S 2806, p. 33-35, from

Maryland State Papers, Revolutionary Papers, Leave of absence, Edward Cosgrove, 21 July 1783, MdHR 19970-14-1/2 [MSA S997-14-1, 1/7/3/13].

Maryland State Papers, Revolutionary Papers, Mordecai Gist, Account, 23 January 1777, box 2, no. 4-2, MdHR 19,970-2-4/2 [MSA S997-2-254, 1/7/3/8].

Return of Ramsey's, Smith's, and Bowie's companies, 9 July 1776, Maryland Historical Society, Revolutionary War Collection, MS 1814.

Return of the Maryland troops, 27 September 1776, from

Published Sources:

Lesser, Charles H., ed. The Sinews of Independence: Monthly Strength Reports of the Continental Army. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1976.

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

Proceedings of the Conventions of the Province of Maryland, 1774-1776, Archives of Maryland Online vol. 78.

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

Turner, Rev. Joseph Brown, ed. "The Journal and Order Book of Captain Robert Kirkwood of the Delaware Regiment of the Continental Line." Papers of the Historical Society of Delaware 56 (1910), 1-277.

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