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Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Tilghman family papers

Identifier: MS 2600

This collection consists of the papers of the Richard Tilghman family, spanning five generations and including three major wars. The papers, mostly correspondence, are divided into subgroups of land papers, papers of the four principal family members, and finally miscellaneous papers.

Dates: 1493-1940; Majority of material found in 1684-1918

Wilmer family land records

Identifier: MS 2644

This collection contains surveys, plats, indentures, and deeds of the Wilmer family as well as other Kent and Cecil County families, including Wickes, Galloway, Darnall, and Ireland.

Dates: 1700-1829

Worthington family land papers

Identifier: MS 3151

This collection contains land deeds related to the Worthington family’s holdings in Baltimore County, Maryland.

Dates: 1755-1829

Worthington family papers

Identifier: MS 0924

This collection contains the papers of four generations of the Worthington family, who were prosperous landowners in Baltimore County, Maryland. Materials include correspondence, receipted bills, inventories of slaves, and land and estate records.

Dates: 1713-1884