Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

James Berry
MSA SC 3520-17389


Archival Sources:

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

Maryland State Papers, Revolutionary Papers, Descriptions of men in Capt. Edward Veazey’s Independent Comp., 1776, MdHR 19970-15-36/01 [MSA S997-15-36, 1/7/3/13].

Maryland State Papers, Revolutionary Papers, Return of Prisoners from Captivity in New York, 1777, box 6, no. 25, MdHR 19970-06-25/01 [MSA S997-6-59, 1/7/3/11].

Pension of Thomas McKeel. National Archives, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land-Warrant Application Files, S34977, from

Return of the Maryland troops, 27 September 1776, from

Published Sources:

Extract of a letter from an officer in the Maryland Battalion, 28 August 1776. American Archives, series 5, vol. 1, p. 1195.

Journal of the Maryland Convention and Council of Safety 1775-1776, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 11.

Journal and Correspondence of the Maryland Council of Safety, July-December, 1776, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 12.

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

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