Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Paul Richards (1755-1821)
MSA SC 3520-18089


Archival Sources:

Anne Arundel County Court, Marriage Licenses, 1777-1813, p. 20 [MSA C113-1, 1/1/11/27]

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

Maryland State Papers, Series A, Discharge, Paul Richards, 15 November 1783, issued 8 July 1784, box 53, no. 136, MdHR 6636-53-136 [MSA S1004-75-11659, 1/7/3/60].

Pension of Paul Richards, National Archives and Records Administration, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, NARA M804, S 35048, from

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

U.S. Federal Census, 1790, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

U.S. Federal Census, 1800, Baltimore City, Maryland.

U.S. Federal Census, 1810, Ward 7, Baltimore City, Maryland.

U.S. Federal Census, 1820, Ward 1, Baltimore City, Maryland.

Published Sources:

Fry, William. The Baltimore Directory for the year 1810. Baltimore, 1810.

Journal and Correspondence of the Council of Maryland, 1780-1781, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 45.

Keenan, C. The Baltimore Directory for 1822 & '23. Baltimore, 1822.

Maryland General Assembly, Session Laws, 1822, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 627.

Maryland General Assembly, Session Laws, 1827, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 474.

Matchett, Edward. The Baltimore Directory and Register, for the year 1816. Baltimore, 1816.

Stafford, Cornelius William. The Baltimore Directory, 1803. Baltimore, 1803.

Tacyn, Mark Andrew. "'To The End:' The First Maryland Regiment and the American Revolution." PhD Dissertation, University of Maryland College Park, 1999.

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