Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Samuel Hanson
MSA SC 3520-17902


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, Receipt for pay, 19 June 1783, box 4, no. 29, MdHR 19970-4-2/9 [MSA S997-4-22, 1/7/3/10].

Maryland State Papers, Series A, Order to pay Lt. Samuel Hanson, 17 October 1780, box 22, no. 22/24, MdHR 6636-22-22/29 [MSA S1004-29-2716, 1/7/3/38].

Maryland State Papers, Series A, Order to pay Lt. Samuel Hanson, 31 March 1781, box 32, no. 67/7, MdHR 6636-32-67/7 [MSA S1004-41-855, 1/7/3/45].

Return of the Maryland troops, 13 September 1776, Revolutionary War Rolls, NARA M246, folder 35, p. 85. From

Published Sources:

Forrest, Uriah to George Washington, 17 August 1780, Founders Online, National Archives.

Gist, Mordecai to George Washington, 26 October 1780, Founders Online, National Archives.

"General Orders, 1 January 1779." Founders Online, National Archives.

Journal and Correspondence of the State Council, 1779-1780, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 43.

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

Newman, Harry Wright. Charles County Gentry. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1971.

Papenfuse, Edward al., eds. A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789. Vol. 1. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1979).

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

Steuben, Frederick. Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States, Part I. Philadelphia: Styner and Cist, 1792.

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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