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]
In order to read these documents you must have Adobe's free Acrobat reader installed with your browser.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.
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).
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Maryland Legislative History Project, Biographical File
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