Was appointed a Brigadier-General in 1776, and commanded the Maryland troops on Long Island, at the battle near Camden, and also at the battle of Germantown in 1777. In 1785 he was appointed a delegate to Congress and the same year Governor of Maryland. He died February, 1792. [P. 17.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall: comprising many of those of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence and other distinguished persons connected with the early history of the efforts which resulted in the glorious Liberty we now enjoy. Philadelphia. 1856.