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Harford County

Politicians who were born in Harford County

  Harford County (no city given): Robert Harris Archer, 1775 — William F. Giles, 1807 — A. Lingan Jarrett, 1808 — John Lee Chapman, 1811 — Samuel J. Kirkwood, 1813 — Joshua Husband Jewett, 1815 — Henry G. Bussey, 1816 — Hugh Jewett, 1817 — Herman Stump, 1837 — J. W. Dorsey, 1852 — James H. Preston, 1860 — Thomas H. Robinson, 1860
  Aberdeen: Linwood L. Clark, 1876 — William S. James, 1914
  Near Aberdeen: William B. Baker, 1840
  Abingdon: Warren N. Cuddy, 1886
  Abingdon, Baltimore County (now Harford County): William Paca, 1740
  Bel Air: Augustus W. Bradford, 1806 — Richard Dallam, c.1865 — John A. Proctor, 1880 — Charles Nelson Proctor, 1882
  Near Bel Air: James Turner, 1783 — Jacob A. Preston, 1796
  Near Churchville: Stevenson Archer, 1786 — Stevenson Archer, 1827 — Edwin H. Webster, 1829
  Darlington: Henry N. Gorrell, 1893
  Near Fallston: Martin F. Conway, 1827
  Havre de Grace: Murray Vandiver, 1845 — Millard E. Tydings, 1890
  Perryman: Gabriel Christie, 1756
  Pylesville: David G. Harry, 1880
  Vale: Darlington Hoopes, 1896
  Near Whiteford: William P. Bolton, 1885
   See also Maryland birthplaces not assigned to counties.
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