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Kaminski, John P.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Moore, Timothy D. (Historian); Lannér-Cusin, Johanna E.; Schoenleber, Charles H.; Reid, Jonathan M.; Flamingo, Margaret R.; Fields, David P. (ed.) / Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Maryland (1)
(2015)

Maryland chronology, 1632-1789,   pp. lxxvi-lxxviii


Page lxxvi

Maryland Chronology, 1632-1789
1632
20 June               Charles I grants Maryland charter to Cecil Calvert, 2nd Lord
Baltimore
1634
25 March              Settlers arrive in Maryland
1649
21 April              Maryland act providing for religious toleration
1692
April                 William and Mary declare Maryland a royal colony
1715
February              Crown restores property rights to Benedict Leonard Calvert,
4th Lord Baltimore
1718
Catholics disenfranchised by Assembly
1727
September             Annapolis Maryland Gazette, first Maryland newspaper,
established
1747
Tobacco inspection law passed (ensures quality of exported
tobacco and sets clerical and proprietary officers' fees)
1765
October               Daniel Dulany, Jr., denounces Stamp Act in Considerations on
the Propriety of Imposing Taxes in the BRitish Colonies
23 November           Stamp Act resistance at Frederick
1766
Sons of Liberty organized in Baltimore County
1769
Merchants adopt policy of nonimportation of British goods
1772
28 March              Cornerstone laid for new statehouse in Annapolis
1774
19 April              Last colonial Assembly prorogued
25 May                Annapolis inhabitants meet and resolve that lawyers should
not bring suits for a British creditor against a Maryland
debtor until the Intolerable Acts are repealed
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