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1777-1805 George Murdock
1805-1815 Richard Butler
1815-1825 Henry Steiner
1825-1845 George M. Eichelberger
1845-1851 Thomas Sappington
1851-1857 George Hoskins
1857-1863 Absalom P. Kessler
1863-1867 Thomas L. McLean
1867-1873 S. G. Cockey
1873-1879 John R. Rowzer
1879-1885 James P. Perry
1885-1891 Hamilton Lindsay
1891-1897James K. Waters
1897-1903Charles E. Sayler
1903-1909William B. Cutshall
1909-1915Samuel D. Thomas
1915-1921Albert M. Patterson
1921-1927George E. Smith
1927Russell E. Lighter
1927-1929Charles E. Butts
1929-1930Charles E. V. Myers
1930-1934Melvin F. Shepley
1934-1938John Hershberger
1938-1946Roy L. Leatherman
1946-1958Harry D. Radcliff
1958-1990Thomas Eichelberger
1990- 2013Virginia P. Fifer
2014-presentSharon Keller


George Edward Smith died Janury 24, 1927. Russell E. Lighter was appointed January 27, 1927, to complete his term. (FREDERICK COUNTY REGISTER OF WILLS (Orphans Court Proceedings) Volume GES 1 pp. 480-481 [MSA T109-54, 1/50/8/17])

Charles H. Butts died June 1, 1929. Charles E. V. Myers was appointed to complete his term. (FREDERICK COUNTY REGISTER OF WILLS (Orphans Court Proceedings) Volume CHB 2 p. 10 [MSA T109-57, 1/50/8/20])

GOVERNOR AND COUNCIL (Commission Record) 1726-1837, MSA S1080
SECRETARY OF STATE (Commission Record) MSA S1081
SECRETARY OF STATE (Election Return Abstracts) MSA S1122
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