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Papenfuse, Edward C., David W. Jordan, Carol P. Tilles, and Jane W. McWilliams. Directory of Maryland Legislators 1635-1789. Annapolis: Maryland Bicentennial Commission, 1974.
Snell, Tee Loftin. "Lords Brethen and Lords Calvert 1625-1647." In The Wild Shores: America's Beginnings, 117-35. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 1974.
Barlow, Marjorie Dana, comp. Notes on Woman Printers In Colonial America and the United States 1639-1975. New York: Hroswitha Club, 1976.
Barlow, Marjorie Dana, comp. Behind the Maryland Scene: Women of Influence, 1600-1800. N.p.: National Society of Colonial Dames of America in Maryland et al., 1977.
Dupont, Dolores L. "Madam Sewall - Lady Baltimore." Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin 18 (Winter 1977): 1-8.
Glover, Lorri M. "Between Two Cultures: The Worlds of Rosalie Stier Calvert." Maryland Historical Magazine 91 (Spring 1996): 84-94.
Jensen, Anne. "Is This Justice?" Annapolitan 4 (June 1990): 46-49.
Annotation / Notes: Margaret Brent.
Loker, Aleck. "Barristers, Brigands, and Brents: Margaret Brent: Attorney, Adventurer, and America's First Suffragette." A Briefe Relation 21 (Spring 1999): 4-5.
Loker, Aleck. "Margaret Brent: Attorney, Adventurer, & Suffragette." Chronicles of St. Mary's 46 (Winter 1998): 317-31.
Maryland Commission for Women. Maryland Women's Hall of Fame. Annapolis: The Commission, 1992.
Meyers, Debra A. Religion, Women and the Family in Maryland, 1634-1713. Ph.D. diss., University of Rochester, 1997.
Annotation / Notes: Explores the mentality of seventeenth century Maryland women by studying over 5,000 wills, which give expression to beliefs about property, relationships, gender roles, and religion. Meyer found that religious beliefs affected the values and behavior of colonial Marylanders. For example, Calvinists viewed women as subordinates and Free Will Christians considered women as trusted peers. Religion is a "crucial variable" in understanding early modern societies.
Neal, Harry Edward. "Margaret Brent, Gentleman." Maryland Magazine 14 (Winter 1982): 31-32.
Roberts, Anne Carter Bowie. "Queen Anne's Life." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society 25 (February 1997): [5-6].
Virta, Alan. "Two Women of Prince George's County." News and Notes from the Prince George's County Historical Society, 21 (October 1993): 3-4.
Virta, Alan. "Women in Maryland History." Broad Neck Hundred II Life and Times (Summer 1977): 25-40.
Yewell, Therese C. Women of Achievement in Prince George's County History. Upper Marlboro, MD: Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George's County Planning Board, 1994.
Annotation / Notes: This is a model of how to present biographical portraits. The biographies of these Prince George's County women are arranged in chronological order. Each chapter begins with an historical narrative that places the biographies in context.
Bryan, Jennifer Anne. The Tilghmans of Maryland's Eastern Shore, 1660-1793. Ph.D. diss., University of Maryland, College Park, 1999.
Carroll, Kenneth L. "The Honorable Thomas Taillor: a Tale of Two Wives." Maryland Historical Magazine 85 (1990): 379-394.
Kansky, Karel J. "Augustine Herman: the Leading Cartographer of the Seventeenth Century." Maryland Historical Magazine 73 (1978): 352-359.
Rabb, Theodore K. Jacobean Gentleman: Sir Edwin Sandys, 1561-1629. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1998.
Vaughan, Alden T. "[The American Dream of Captain John Smith]." Early American Literature 28 (1993): 177-179.
Krugler, John D. English and Catholic: The Lords Baltimore in the Seventeenth-Century. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.
Sneil, Tee. "Lords Brethren and Lords Calvert, 1625-1647." In The Wild Shores: American's Beginnings. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society, 1974, pp. 117-35.
Hunt, John G. "English Ancestry of George Yate (ca. 1640-1691) of Maryland." National Genealogical Society Quarterly, 64 (September 1976): 176-80.