Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

William Clift
MSA SC 3520-17416


Archival Sources:

Caroline County Register of Wills, Wills, Henry Clift Sr., 1791, Liber JR no. B, p. 190 [MSA C577-3, 1/3/1/8]

Caroline County Court, Marriage Liscenses, Index, Marriage of William Clift and Elizabeth Bordaway, 24 December 1789, p. 94 [CM1213-1].

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].

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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