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Lawrence Joseph Hogan, a Representative from Maryland; born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 30, 1928; graduated from Gonzaga High School, Washington, D.C., 1946; B.A., Georgetown Universi...

10/13/2016 10/13/2016

Elijah Eugene Cummings, a Representative from Maryland; born in Baltimore, Md., January 18, 1951; graduated from Baltimore City College High School, Baltimore, Md., 1969; B.S., Howard University, Was...

9/25/2016 9/25/2016

John Delaney, a Representative from Maryland; born in Wood-Ridge, Bergen County, N.J., April 16, 1963; B.S., Columbia University, New York, N.Y., 1985; J.D., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., ...

9/24/2016 9/25/2016

Donna F. Edwards, a Representative from Maryland; born in Yanceyville, Caswell County, N.C., June 28, 1958; B.A., Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, N.C., 1980; J.D., Franklin Pierce Law Center, ...

9/24/2016 9/25/2016

Andy Harris, a Representative from Maryland; born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., January 25, 1957; B.S., The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md., 1977; M.D., The Johns Hopkins University, Balt...

9/24/2016 9/24/2016

) Samuel Smith (July 27, 1752 – April 22, 1839) was a United States Senator and Representative from Maryland, a mayor of Baltimore, Maryland, and a general in the Maryland militia. He was the ...

9/25/2008 8/17/2016

Helen Delich Bentley MP (1923 - 2016)

"Tugboat Helen", "Battleaxe"

Washington Post Obituary Helen Delich Bentley, a Maryland journalist-turned-politician who elbowed her way as a woman into newsrooms, shipyards and the U.S. House of Representatives, distinguishing h...

8/9/2016 8/11/2016

US Congressman. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, he graduated from St. Mary’s College in 1808, studied law but did not practice. He settled on a farm on West River and returned to Baltimore, in 18...

6/2/2016 6/2/2016

U.S. Congressman, U.S. Army Brigadier General. At the age 24, he entered the U. S. Army as a Cavalry Cornet in 1792, was promoted a Lieutenant of U.S. Dragoons in 1793, served in the Battle of Fa...

5/29/2016 5/29/2016

Peter Little (December 11, 1775 – February 5, 1830) was a U.S. Representative from Maryland. US Congressman. Elected to represent Maryland's 5th District in the United States House of Repres...

5/1/2016 5/1/2016

Carville Benson (1872 - 1929)

Carville Dickinson Benson (August 24, 1872 – February 8, 1929) was a U.S. Congressman who represented the second Congressional district of Maryland from 1918 to 1921.

4/13/2016 4/13/2016

Joseph P. Kennedy III, (son of Joseph Patrick Kennedy, II, great-nephew of Edward Moore Kennedy and John Fitzgerald Kennedy, and great-great-grandson of John Francis Fitzgerald, first cousin once rem...

6/11/2007 2/14/2016

C. A. (Dutch) Ruppersberger, a Representative from Maryland; born in Baltimore, Md., on January 31, 1946; graduated Baltimore City College, Baltimore, Md., 1963; attended, University of Maryland, Col...

10/8/2009 1/27/2016

Steny Hamilton Hoyer, a Representative from Maryland; born in New York City, N.Y., June 14, 1939; graduated from Suitland High School, Suitland, Md., 1957; B.S., University of Maryland, College Park,...

1/26/2016 1/27/2016

Christopher Van Hollen, a Representative from Maryland; born in Karachi, Pakistan, January 10, 1959; B.A., Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, Pa., 1982; M.P.P., Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., 198...

6/1/2010 1/26/2016

Parren James Mitchell, a Representative from Maryland; born in Baltimore, Md., April 29, 1922; attended Baltimore public schools; A.B., Morgan State College, 1950; M.A., University of Maryland, Colle...

10/14/2015 10/14/2015

James Alfred Pearce (December 14, 1805 – December 20, 1862) was an American politician. He was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, representing the second district of Maryland from ...

12/25/2011 9/8/2015

Patrick Magruder , a Representative from Maryland; born at “Locust Grove,” near Rockville, Montgomery County, Md., in 1768; attended Princeton College, Princeton, N.J.; studied law, was a...

6/20/2013 7/13/2015

John Walter Smith, a Representative and a Senator from Maryland; born at Snow Hill, Md., February 5, 1845; attended private schools and Union Academy; engaged in the lumber business in Maryland, Virgin...

6/22/2015 6/22/2015

George Louis Wellington, a Representative and a Senator from Maryland; born in Cumberland, Allegany County, Md., January 28, 1852; attended a German school and received private instruction; clerk in th...

6/22/2015 6/22/2015

Philip Reed, a Senator and a Representative from Maryland; born near Chestertown, Kent County, Md., in 1760; completed preparatory studies; served in the Revolutionary Army, attaining the rank of capta...

6/22/2015 6/22/2015

Paul Spyros Sarbanes, (father of John Sarbanes), a Representative and a Senator from Maryland; born in Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md., February 3, 1933; attended the public schools of Salisbury; gradu...

6/22/2015 6/22/2015

John Sarbanes, (son of Senator Paul Sarbanes), a Representative from Maryland; born in Baltimore, Md., May 22, 1962; graduated from Gilman School, Baltimore, Md., 1980; A.B., Princeton University, Prin...

6/22/2015 6/22/2015

Isidor Rayner, a Representative and a Senator from Maryland; born in Baltimore, Md., April 11, 1850; attended private schools, the University of Maryland at Baltimore, and the University of Virginia at...

6/21/2015 6/21/2015

John Angel James Creswell (November 18, 1828 – December 23, 1891) was an American politician from Maryland, who served as United States Representative, United States Senator, and as Postmaster...

5/6/2015 5/6/2015

. John Glenn Beall, Jr. (June 19, 1927 – March 24, 2006) was a Republican member of the United States Senate, representing the State of Maryland 1971–1977. He was also a member of the M...

9/10/2012 5/1/2015

Charles Benedict Calvert MP (1808 - 1864)

Charles Benedict Calvert (August 23/24, 1808 – May 12, 1864) was a U.S. Congressman from the sixth district of Maryland, serving one term from 1861–1863. He was an early backer of the inv...

9/16/2008 4/14/2015

US Congressman. A 1914 graduate of Dickinson Law School in Carlisile, Pennsylvania, he was admitted to the bar the same year and established a practice in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. During World War I...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Henry Winter Davis (August 16, 1817 – December 30, 1865) was a United States Representative from the 4th and 3rd congressional districts of Maryland, well known as one of the Radical Republi...

11/17/2014 11/17/2014

Benjamin Louis "Ben" Cardin (born October 5, 1943) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who serves as the junior United States Senator from Maryland, in office since 2007. Bef...

4/20/2010 8/17/2014

Barbara Ann Mikulski (born July 20, 1936) is the senior United States Senator from Maryland and a member of the Democratic Party, serving since 1987. Mikulski, a former United States Representative fro...

5/16/2013 8/17/2014

Thomas Fielder Bowie (April 7, 1808 – October 30, 1869) was an American politician. Born in Nottingham, Maryland near Queen Anne, in Prince George's County, Maryland Bowie attended Charlot...

6/6/2009 6/27/2014

William Humphreys Jackson (October 15, 1839 – April 3, 1915) represented Maryland's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1901 to 1905 and from 1907 to ...

5/11/2014 5/11/2014

Goodloe Edgar Byron (June 22, 1929 – October 11, 1978), a Democrat, was a U.S. Congressman who represented the 6th congressional district of Maryland from January 3, 1971 until his death on Oc...

5/11/2014 5/11/2014

William Devereux Byron, II (May 15, 1895 – February 27, 1941), a Democrat, was a U.S. Congressman who represented the 6th congressional district of Maryland from January 3, 1939 to February 27...

5/11/2014 5/11/2014

Katharine Byron (1903 - 1976)

Katharine Edgar Byron (October 25, 1903 – December 28, 1976), a Democrat, was a U.S. Congresswoman who represented the 6th congressional district of Maryland from May 27, 1941 to January 3, 19...

5/11/2014 5/11/2014

Louis McComas graduated from Dickinson College at Carlisle, Pennsylvania in 1866 with high honors. He joined the legal bar of Washington County, Maryland in 1868. In 1882 Louis was elected as a Rep...

10/30/2007 5/11/2014

William Matthew Merrick (1818 - 1889)

William Matthew Merrick (September 1, 1818–February 4, 1889) was a United States Circuit Court judge for the District of Columbia and congressman from the fifth district of the state of Maryla...

5/11/2014 5/11/2014

Daniel Baugh Brewster (November 23, 1923 – August 19, 2007) was a Democratic member of the United States Senate, representing the State of Maryland from 1963 until 1969. He was also a member o...

1/15/2012 5/11/2014

John Lee (1788 - 1871)

) John Lee (January 30, 1788 – May 17, 1871) was a U.S. Representative from Maryland, son of Thomas Sim Lee. Born at "Needwood", near Frederick, Maryland, Lee was educated by private tutors ...

9/25/2008 5/10/2014

Charles Edward Coffin (1841 - 1912)

Charles Edward Coffin (July 18, 1841 – May 24, 1912) was an American industrialist and politician who lived his adult life in Maryland. From there he served in the state House of Delegates and...

4/27/2014 4/27/2014

John Campbell (1765 - 1828)

US Congressman. He studied law and became an attorney in Charles County, Maryland. Campbell held several local offices and also served in the State House of Delegates. From 1792 to 1800 he was a member...

3/12/2014 4/23/2014

Daniel Jenifer (1791 - 1855)

Congressman and US Minister to Austria Daniel Jenifer (April 15, 1791 – December 18, 1855) was an American lawyer and statesman from Charles County, Maryland. He was also the Brother of Daniel...

3/12/2014 4/23/2014

Gabriel Christie (November 29, 1756 – April 1, 1808) was an American political leader from Perryman, Maryland. He was born in Perryman. He served in the Maryland militia during the American ...

11/6/2008 3/18/2014

US Congressman. Ater graduating from Princeton College in 1836, he studied law, was admitted to the bar, and established a practice in Hagerstown, Maryland. Elected to Congress as a Democrat from Mar...

6/1/2009 3/16/2014

Henry Stockbridge, Jr. (1856 - 1924)

. Henry Stockbridge, Jr. (September 18, 1856 - March 22, 1924) was a U.S. Representative from Maryland. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Stockbridge attended public and private schools and Williston Ac...

7/14/2013 2/8/2014

William Thomas Hamilton (September 8, 1820 – October 26, 1888), a member of the United States Democratic Party, was the 38th Governor of Maryland in the United States from 1880 to 1884. He als...

4/8/2013 2/7/2014

James Glenn Beall (June 5, 1894 – January 14, 1971) was an American businessman and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as a U.S. Representative (1943–1953) and a U....

9/10/2012 2/4/2014

Online memorial at ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ John Nelson (lawyer) ) John Nelson 18th United States Attorney General In office July 1, 1843 – March 4, 1845 Pre...

8/10/2008 2/3/2014

Millard Evelyn Tydings (April 6, 1890 – February 9, 1961) was an attorney, author, soldier, state legislator, and served as a Democratic Representative and Senator in the United States Congres...

1/8/2013 2/3/2014

Frederick Stone (February 7, 1820 – October 17, 1899) was a U.S. Congressman from the fifth district of Maryland, serving two terms from 1867—1871. Stone was born in Charles County,...

11/1/2012 2/2/2014

(source for parents) James Harry Covington, II (May 3, 1870 – February 4, 1942) was an American jurist and politician. He represented the Maryland's 1st congressional district in the United ...

6/26/2011 2/2/2014

John Selby Spence (February 29, 1788 – October 24, 1840) was an American politician. Born near Snow Hill, Maryland, Spence attended the common schools and graduated from the medical depa...

6/20/2012 2/2/2014

George Wurtz Hughes (1806 - 1870)

George Wurtz Hughes (September 30, 1806 – September 3, 1870) was a U.S. Representative from the 6th Congressional district of Maryland. Born in Elmira, New York, Hughes received a liberal sc...

10/28/2013 10/28/2013

Benjamin Chew Howard (November 5, 1791–March 6, 1872) was an American congressman and the fifth reporter of decisions of the United States Supreme Court, serving from 1843 to 1861. Howard ...

12/2/2008 10/22/2013

Samuel was a Representative from Maryland; born in Chestertown, Md., January 15, 1770; received a limited schooling; moved to Washington County, Md., and settled at Fountain Rock, near Hagerstown; enga...

12/2/2007 9/25/2013

George Corbin Washington (1789 - 1854)

Unfortunate Geni merges with other trees not sourced have invalidated this tree as a reliable source. George Corbin Washington (August 20, 1789 – July 17, 1854) was a United States Congressm...

1/29/2009 9/25/2013

US Congressman. He graduated from Princeton College in 1790, studied law and became an attorney in Snow Hill in 1792. Wilson was active in the militia and attained the rank of Colonel. A Federalist i...

1/15/2012 9/25/2013

John Thomson Mason (1765 - 1824)

Mason married Elizabeth Beltzhoover in 1797.[1][2] He and Elizabeth had seven children:[1][2] Mary Barnes Mason Winter (c. 1800–11 May 1844)[1] Elizabeth Ann Armistead Thomson Mason Wharton...

7/10/2008 9/24/2013

McLANE, Robert Milligan, (1815 - 1898) McLANE, Robert Milligan, (son of Louis McLane), a Representative from Maryland; born in Wilmington, Del., June 23, 1815; attended private schools in Wilmington,...

2/18/2013 9/23/2013

Ephraim King Wilson II (December 22, 1821 – February 24, 1891) the son of Ephraim King Wilson, was a Congressional Representative and a Senator from Maryland. Wilson born in Snow Hill, Mar...

1/15/2012 9/23/2013

Isaac McKim, US Congress (1775 - 1838)

Isaac McKim (July 21, 1775 – April 1, 1838) was a U.S. Representative from Maryland, nephew of Alexander McKim. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, McKim attended the public schools, and later enga...

9/25/2008 9/23/2013

Thomas Contee Worthington (November 25, 1782 - April 12, 1847) was a U.S. Representative from Maryland, nephew of Benjamin Contee. Born near Annapolis, Maryland, Worthington received a limited school...

9/23/2013 9/23/2013

Alexander Contee Hanson (February 27, 1786 – April 23, 1819) was an American lawyer, publisher, and statesman. He represented the third district of Maryland in the U.S. House, and the state of...

11/27/2010 9/23/2013

) Robert Wright (November 20, 1752 – September 7, 1826) was an American politician. Wright was born at Narborough, near Chestertown, Maryland, attended the common schools, and the Kent Fre...

6/19/2012 9/23/2013

He married first cousins. Joseph Kent (January 14, 1779 – November 24, 1837), a Whig, was a United States Senator from Maryland, serving from 1833 until his death in 1837. He also served in ...

12/25/2011 9/23/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND with the rank of FIRST LIEUTENANT. [ General Crabb, the son of Henry Wright Crabb was born in Maryland in 1760, and served in the Revolutionary W...

6/4/2011 9/22/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A077476 John Francis Mercer (May 17, 1759 – August 30, 1821) was an American lawyer, pl...

9/25/2008 9/22/2013

William Vans Murray (February 9, 1760 – December 11, 1803) was an American lawyer, politician, and statesman. He served in the Maryland House of Delegates (1788–1790). He next was elect...

9/22/2013 9/22/2013

William Pinkney (March 17, 1764 – February 25, 1822) was an American statesman and diplomat, and the seventh U.S. Attorney General. Biography Born in Annapolis, Maryland, Pinkney studi...

5/21/2010 9/22/2013

Rep. Philip Key (Ind-MD) MP (1750 - 1820)

Philip Key (1750 – January 4, 1820) was an American congressional representative from Maryland. Born probably on his father’s estate near Leonardtown, St. Mary's County, Maryland, he ...

9/25/2008 9/22/2013

Michael Jenifer Stone (1747–1812) was an American planter and statesman from Charles County, Maryland. He represented Maryland in the U.S. House. Michael was born to David and Elizabeth (J...

11/1/2012 9/22/2013

For anyone reading this, I am about to delete this link to my genealogy. I am convinced that this is not the father of John Spriggs buried in the Spriggs Summerour cemetery. Quite simply, the dates to ...

12/21/2008 9/21/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A041154 Info added per DAR's "Lineage Book of the Charter Members" by Mary S Lockwood and publish...

2/22/2012 9/21/2013

Rep. George Dent (Fed-MD) MP (1756 - 1813)

DAR Ancestor #: A031957 George Dent (1756 – December 2, 1813) was an American planter and politician from Maryland who served in the House of Representatives from 1793 to 1801. Early l...

9/5/2008 9/21/2013

William Hindman (April 1, 1743 – January 19, 1822) was an American lawyer and statesman from Talbot County, Maryland. He represented Maryland in the Continental Congress, and in the federal ...

6/19/2012 9/21/2013

Sources Lee of Virginia, 1642-1892: Biographical and Genealogical Sketches of the ... By Edmund Jennings Lee. Pg 304-305 Links

9/25/2008 9/21/2013

MAJOR GEORGE PETER United States Representative from Maryland is the son of Robert Peter, and his wife, Elizabeth Scott. He was born on 28 September 1779, at Georgetown in Maryland, in the United S...

9/25/2008 9/21/2013

Colonel Thomas Plater, US Congressman (c.1769 - 1830)

"platter/planter/"

Thomas Plater (May 9, 1769 – May 1, 1830) was an American lawyer and politician from Maryland. He represented the third district of Maryland in the U.S. House from 1801 to 1805. Thomas was b...

10/5/2009 9/21/2013

James Patrick Sinnott Devereux. James P.S. Devereux Birth name James Patrick Sinnott Devereux Born February 20, 1903 Cabana, Cuba Died August 5, 1988 (aged 85) Baltimore, Maryland ...

3/6/2012 8/16/2013

Daniel Carroll (July 22, 1730 July 5, 1796) was a politician and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. The Founding Fathers of the United States were the political leaders who signed the De...

9/7/2008 8/7/2013

Thomas Ara Spence (February 20, 1810 – November 10, 1877) was an American politician. Born near the Accomack Court House in Accomack County, Virginia, Spence pursued academic studies and...

10/29/2012 7/8/2013

. Lloyd Lowndes, Jr. (February 21, 1845 – January 8, 1905), a member of the United States Republican Party, was the 43rd Governor of Maryland in the United States from 1896 to 1900 and a membe...

4/8/2013 7/7/2013

) John Archer (May 5, 1741 – September 28, 1810) was a U.S. Congressman from Maryland, representing the sixth district for three terms from 1801–1807. His son, Stevenson Archer and gran...

4/26/2011 7/7/2013

) Stevenson Archer (October 11, 1786 – June 26, 1848) was a United States Representative from Maryland, representing the sixth district from 1811 to 1817, and the seventh district from 1819 to...

7/26/2011 7/6/2013

) Stevenson Archer (February 28, 1827 – August 2, 1898) was a U.S. Congressman from Maryland, serving the second district for four terms in 1867–1875. Archer was born at 'Medical Ha...

4/17/2012 7/6/2013

) DAR A 036553, Md. Civil Service. Benjamin Edwards (August 12, 1753 – November 13, 1829) was an American merchant and political leader from Montgomery County, Maryland. He represented the t...

4/3/2009 7/6/2013

John Leeds Kerr (January 15, 1780 – February 21, 1844) was an American politician. Early years Kerr was born in 1780 at Greenbury Point near Annapolis, Maryland, and graduated from St....

2/10/2012 6/23/2013

) Philip Barton Key (April 12, 1757 – July 28, 1815) was a Representative from the third district of Maryland, and later a United States federal judge. Unusually for a politician in the early ...

12/2/2007 6/22/2013

John Bozman Kerr (March 5, 1809 – January 27, 1878) was a U.S. Congressman, representing the sixth district of the state of Maryland from 1849 until 1851. Kerr was born in Easton, Maryland...

2/10/2012 6/22/2013

LONG, Edward Henry Carroll , a Representative from Maryland; born in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Md., September 28, 1808; attended the common schools and was graduated from Yale College in 1828; ...

1/6/2013 6/22/2013

Brig. Gen. Roger Nelson MP (1759 - 1815)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND with the rank of LIEUTENANT. DAR Ancestor # A082228 ) General Roger Nelson was an original member of The Society of the Cincinnati, Maryland Societ...

8/10/2008 6/22/2013

Charles McCurdy "Mac" Mathias, Jr. (July 24, 1922 – January 25, 2010) was a Republican member of the United States Senate, representing Maryland from 1969 to 1987. He was also a member of the ...

3/29/2013 6/22/2013

Francis Thomas, Governor (1799 - 1876)

Francis Thomas (February 3, 1799 – January 22, 1876) was a Maryland politician who served as the 26th Governor of Maryland from 1842–1844. He also served as a United States Representati...

9/4/2007 6/22/2013

Philip Francis Thomas (September 12, 1810 – October 2, 1890) was an American lawyer and politician. Born in Easton, Maryland, he graduated from Dickinson College in Pennsylvania in 1830. H...

4/7/2013 6/22/2013

Thomas Watkins Ligon (May 10, 1810 – January 12, 1881), a Democrat, was the 30th Governor of Maryland in the United States from 1854 to 1858. He also a member of the United States House of Rep...

4/7/2013 6/22/2013

Thomas Swann, Governor MP (1809 - 1883)

Thomas Swann (February 3, 1809–July 24, 1883) was an American politician. Initially a Know-Nothing, and later a Democrat, he served as mayor of Baltimore (1856–1860), as the 33rd Governor...

9/25/2008 6/22/2013

See '''The Perkiomen Region, Past and Present''', Volume 1 (Google eBook) for Revolutionary War interest Henry Sassaman Dotterer Perkiomen Publishing Company, 1895 - Perkiomen Creek and Valley (Pa.) ...

6/11/2013 6/11/2013

US Congressman. Elected to represent Maryland's 3rd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1843 to 1845. Also served as a Delegate to the Maryland State Constituitional ...

8/22/2009 6/8/2013