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Charles Goldsborough, II2 APR 1740 -- 25 FEB 1769avatar
Anna Marie Tighman3 NOV 1737 -- avatar
Charles Goldsborough25 NOV 1761 -- JUN 1801avatar
Willhemina Elizabeth Smith1762 -- 19 DEC 1790avatar
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Gov. Charles Goldsborough, III

Birth15 JUL 1756
Educ.1784
 
Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
Occup1791-1795
 
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Occup1799-1801
 
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Occup1805-1817
 
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Org.1814
Election1819
 
MD US Senate Election
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Occup1819-1819
 
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Death13 DEC 1834
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Aged: 78.4 years

Charles Goldsborough, grandfather of the honored citizen of Baltimore who bore his name, was a son of Charles and Anna Maria (Tilghman) Goldsborough, and in 1794 graduated from the University of Pennsylvania. He began his congressional career in 1805 and served his district without interruption until 1817.

During these years the bitter opposition of the Republicans (or Democrats, as they would now be called) to the Federalists developed, and Mr. Goldsborough, as the champion of his party, was in the thickest of the fray. His terms in the Lower House of Congress witnessed the beginning of the battle between the war party and the anti-war party; they witnessed the second conflict with England, and they incidentally witnessed the closing days... Read More

ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Mary Tilghman 

abt 180520 OCT 1849  MD, Dorchester Co William Goldsborough 
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William Tilghman 

5 MAR 180823 JAN 1876  MD, Dorchester Co Mary Eleanor Lloyd 
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Willamina Elizabeth Cadwalader 

31 MAR 18139 FEB 1865  MD,of William Winder Laird 
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Caroline 

18201854  MD, Dorchester Co Philip Pendleton Dandridge 
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Richard Tilghman 

abt 182611 MAR 1896  MD, Dorchester Co Mary Henry 
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Henrietta Maria 

29 AUG 182810 DEC 1846  MD, Dorchester Co Daniel Maynadier Henry 
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Charles Fitzhugh 

26 DEC 183023 JUN 1892  MD Charlotte "Lottie" Henry 
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  3. Website: Worldconnect--Harry Owen (Martin) I do not like to use Worldconnect as a source. Even though this site has no sources, it is a good place to check family connections, dates, and places. I then go elsewhere to find good sources.;
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  2. Cemetery: Dorchester Co MD cemetery visits by Ray Gurganus;
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