Government under Restored Proprietary Government,
Continued to serve as governor after control of the province was returned to Charles, 5th Lord Baltimore.
1720 - Thomas Brooke
Became president by virtue of his seniority when Hart returned to England.
1721-1727 - Charles Calvert
1727-1731 - Benedict Leonard Calvert
1731-1732 - Samuel Ogle
1732-1733 - Charles Calvert, Lord Proprietary
1733-1742 - Samuel Ogle
1742-1747 - Thomas Bladen
1747-1752 - Samuel Ogle
1752-1753 - Benjamin Tasker
Became president of the council on death of Governor Ogle.
1753-1769 - Horatio Sharpe
1769-1776 - Robert Eden
During Eden's absence, Richard Lee governed the province. Lee also governed the province briefly in 1776 after Eden's departure and before the assumption of the government by the convention.
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