Archives of Maryland
Historical List
Collectors, 1673-1776

Source: Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., Archives of Maryland, Historical List,
new series,
Vol. 1. Annapolis, MD: Maryland State Archives, 1990.

See Donnell M. Owings, His Lordship's Patronage: Offices of Profit in Colonial Maryland, p.90

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Collectors of Chester and Patapsco

1752-1763 Rev. James SterlingKent County
1766-1776 William GeddesKent County

Collectors of North Potomac

1686-1693  Col. Nehemiah BlakistonSt. Mary's County
1694  Philip Clarke St. Mary's County
1694-1695  George Muschamp St. Mary's County
1700-1705  John Dansey St. Mary's County
1705-1710 Capt. Thomas SeymourSt. Mary's County
1710-1718  James Bowles St. Mary's County
1718  Daniel Dulany, Sr. Annapolis
1718/19-1721/22 James DixonCalvert County
1721/22-1722 Lancelot Pockley
1722-1759  William Deacon St. Mary's County
1760-1776  Daniel Wolstenholme St. Mary's County

Collectors of Patuxent

1673-1675/76  Charles Calvert St. Mary's County
1676-1684  Christopher Rousby Calvert County
1684-1685  Maj. Nicholas Sewall St. Mary's County
1684-1685  Col. William Digges St. Mary's County
1684/85-1687  Col. Nehemiah Blakiston St. Mary's County
1687/88-1689/90  John Payne Calvert County
1691-1696  Col. George Plater, I St. Mary's County
1697-1698/99 Peter Jenings
1698/99-1699 Col. Robert FinleyTalbot County
1699/1700-1709  George Muschamp St. Mary's County
1709-1716  John Dansey St. Mary's County
1716-1717 Thomas Fell
1717-1744  Col. John Rousby, II Calvert County
1744  Edmund Jennings Annapolis
1744-1776  Benedict Calvert Prince George's County

Collectors of Pocomoke

1684/85-1697 Col. George LayfieldSomerset County
1697-1704/05 David Kennedy
1705-1714 Edward PriceSomerset County
1715-1724  William Stoughton Somerset County
1724-1728/29 John BrowneSomerset County
1728/29-1729  Col. George Plater, II St. Mary's County
1729-1748 Edward ChambersSomerset County
1748-1774 Robert HeronDorchester Count
1774-1776 William BaconSomerset County

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