Talbot County Free Library

The Worthies of Talbot County

The Worthies of Talbot County were originally published in Oswald Tilghman's Talbot County History 1661-1861 , Volume 1 published in 1915. The book was compiled principally from the literary relics of Samuel Harrison, A.M., M.D.


  • Samuel Alexander Harrison
  • Lieutenant Colonel Tench Tilghman
  • Hon. James Hollyday, Jr.
  • Francis Butler, gent
  • Robert Morris
  • Henry Callister
  • Wenlock Christison
  • The Lloyd Family
  • Govenor Daniel Martin
  • Colonel Jacob Gibson
  • Dr. Ennalls Martin
  • Reverend Thomas Bacon, D. D.
  • David Kerr
  • General Perry Benson
  • Jeremiah Banning
  • Hon. John Dickinson
  • Hon. William Tilghman
  • John Leeds Bozman, The Historian
  • Hon. John Leeds Kerr
  • Hon. Robert Henry Goldsborough
  • Hon. John Bozman Kerr
  • Hon. Matthew Tilghman
  • Dr. Tristram Thomas
  • Hon. William Perry
  • General Lloyd Tilghman
  • Purser Samuel Hambleton
  • Colonel Samuel Hambleton
  • Captain William Claiborne
  • Alexander D'Hinojosa
  • Samuel Chamberlaine of Plain Dealing
  • Samuel Chamberlaine, Jr., of Bonfield
  • Dr. John Coats
  • Nicholas Hammond 3rd
  • Govenor Philip Francis Thomas
  • Admiral Franklin Buchanan
  • Right Reverend Henry Champlin Lay, D. D.
  • Reverend Henry Michael Mason
  • Thomas Beaston
  • Hon. Richard Carmichael Hollyday
  • James Lloyd Martin
  • Governor Samuel Stevens
  • General Tench Tilghman