Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Horatio Sharpe (1718-1790)
MSA SC 3520-1113

Governor of Maryland, 1718-1790
Under Restored Proprietary Government

The Sharpe Family by Gawen Hamilton
[MSA SC 1545-1212]

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Biographical Sketch

Source:  Edward C. Papenfuse, et al., A Biographical Dictionary of the Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789, Vol. II, I-Z, (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1985), 726-8.

Giddens, Paul H. "Governor Horatio Sharpe and his Maryland Government," Maryland Historical Magazine. Vol. XXXII (June 1937), 156-74.

Scarlett, Charles, Jr. "Governor Horatio Sharpe's Whitehall," Maryland Historical Magazine. Vol. XLVI (March 1951), 8-26.

Giddens, Paul H. "Governor Horatio Sharpe Retires," Maryland Historical Magazine. Vol. XXXI (September 1936), 215-225.

Edgar, Lady. Colonial Governor in Maryland: Horatio Sharpe and His Times, 1753 - 1773.. (New York: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1912).
MSA Library 9-4-4, 1055 S

Maryland Legislative History Project, Biographical File
MSA SC 1138-001-1113

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