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Maryland African American Records

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Maryland Immigration and Emigration Records

  • Maryland Naturalization Records 1906-1930
    This database contains records of Maryland declarations of intention, petitions for naturalization, oaths of allegiance, and occasionally supporting documents such as certificates of arrival.

Maryland Land Records

Maryland Military Records

Maryland Native American Records

Maryland Newspaper Records

  • American and Commercial Daily Advertiser
    • M890 – September 4, 1802 – December 31, 1804.
    • M891 – January 1, 1805 – June 29, 1805.
    • M892 – July 1, 1805 – December 31, 1805.
    • M893 – January 1, 1806 – June 30, 1806.
    • M894 – July 1, 1806 – December 31, 1806.
    • M895 – January 1, 1807 – June 30, 1807.
    • M896 – July 1, 1807 – December 31, 1807.
  • Baltimore Clipper
    • M8521 – March 3, 1847 – December 31, 1863.
    • M8522 – January 1, 1864 – December 31, 1864.
    • M8523 – January 2, 1865 – September 30, 1865.
  • Baltimore Whig
    • M8495 – July 2, 1810 – December 31, 1810.
  • Cambridge Chronicle
    • M1073 – December 25, 1830 – June 13, 1947.
    • M8778 – January 3, 1846 – December 30, 1857.
  • Cecil Whig
    • M7443 – August 20, 1870 – August 1, 1874.
  • Centreville Observer
    • M7951 – June 27, 1871 – October 5, 1918.
  • Easton Gazette
    • M11033 – May 27, 1854 – December 14, 1861.
    • M11034 – January 4, 1862 – December 2, 1865.
    • M11035 – January 27, 1866 – November 11, 1871.
  • Ellicott City Times
    • M7985 – September 7, 1870 – December 27, 1879.
    • M7986 – January 2, 1892 – December 30, 1893.
    • M7987 – January 6, 1894 – December 25, 1895.
    • M7988 – January 1, 1898 – December 30, 1899.
  • Kent County News
    • M5091 – January 6, 1965 – June 30, 1965.
  • Maryland Gazette
  • Maryland Journal
    • M1931 – January 5, 1889 – December 28, 1889.
  • Maryland News Sheet
    • M5153 – September 24, 1861 – December 31, 1861.
    • M5154 – January 1, 1862 – March 31, 1862.
    • M5155 – April 1, 1862 – June 30, 1862.
    • M5156 – July 1, 1862 – August 14, 1862.
  • Maryland Republican
    • M2957 – June 17, 1809 – December 30, 1809.
  • Montgomery County Sentinel
    • M476 – January 1, 1860 – December 27, 1872.
  • Queenstown News
    • M2622 – January 7, 1888 – July 11, 1903.
  • Republican Star, or, Eastern Shore General Advertiser
    • M2800 – September 7, 1802 – December 27, 1803.
  • South
    • M10521 – April 22, 1861 – February 17, 1862.

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Maryland Wills

  • Maryland, Probate Estate and Guardianship Files, 1796-1940
    Name index and images of probate estate files from the Register of Wills office in the county courthouse. Currently, the following counties are represented in this collection: Allegany (1779-1946), Baltimore City (1922-1941), Calvert (1882-1940), Caroline (1838-1940), Cecil (1851-1940), Garrett (1873-1946), Kent (1749-1940), Prince George’s (1796-1940), and Queen Anne’s (1833-1940), Somerset (1789-1946), Wicomico (1868-1940).
  • Kent County Register of Wills, 1781-1790

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