List of Political Prisoners at Fort McHenry, Md., November 19, 1861.
Name. Residence. Date of Charge.
Richard Thomas --- July 8, Piracy and
Zarvona 1861 treason.
William W. Baltimore, Md. Sept. 15, Editor of Exchange
Glenn 1861 newspaper,
George Julius Hagerstown, Oct. 16, Forwarding
Md. 1861 recruits to the
Robert W. Baltimore, Md. Oct. 26, Do.
R. C. Holland Dorchester Nov. 4, Visiting Virginia
County, Md. 1861 (per letter from
H. C. Hickson on
file at Fort
Thomas Baltimore, Md. Nov. 8, Disloyal (per
Mortimer 1861 letter from Major-
Baltimore, Nov. 8,
James Martin . . . do. . . . . . do. Do.
William F. --- Nov. 13, Lieutenant in the
Engle 1861 rebel army.
Jonah --- . . . do. Raising a rebel
Potterfield . . flag on his house
and applying to
the rebels for
arms to defend it,
Edward C. Princes Anne, Nov. 16, Correspondence
Cottrell Sommerset 1861 with rebels.
Glenn, Julius, Holland, Mortimer, Martin and Cottrell refuse to take the oath of allegiance.
JOHN A. DIX,
HDQRS. CITY GUARD, OFFICE OF THE PROVOST-MARSHAL, Washington, D. C., November 26, 1861.
Hon. WILLIAM H. SEWARD, Secretary of State.
SIR: Agreeable to your request of the 23rd instant I have the honor to herewith submit to you a list of sate prisoners now in my custody, to wit:
Name. Residence. Received.
James A. Donnelly Georgetown, D. C. Aug. -, 1861
Frank Rennehan Washington, D. C. Aug. 23, 1861
Mrs. R. O'N. Greenshow . . . do. . . Do.
William J. Walker . . . do. . . Do.
Rudolph Watkins Georgetown, D. C. Sept. 23, 1861
George S. Watkins . . . do. . . Do.
George F. Harbin Washington, D. C. Do.
William F. Getty . . . do. . . Oct. 1, 1861
Thomas A. Jones Pope's Creek, Md. Oct. 4, 1861
Samuel G. Acton Anne Arundel County, Do.
E. B. Grayson Washington, D. C. Oct. 7, 1861
Summerfield Ball Fairfax County, Va. Oct. 9, 1861
Benjamin Jackson Cross Seneca, Md. (?) Oct. 11, 1861
William F. Moore Fairfax County, Va. Oct. 13, 1861.
James W. Offutt Georgetown, D. C. Oct. 14, 1861
John W. Burson Washington, D. C. Do.
Alfred Nettleton Middle Haddam, Conn Do.
Hugh Adams Vicinity of Vienna, Oct. 19, 1861
G. W. Gunnell . . . do. . . Do.
A. B. Williams . . . do. . . Do.
William Oswald Dundas Bladensburg turnpike Nov. 1, 1861
Withers Smith Fairfax County, Va. Nov. 2, 1861
Samuel F. Anderson . . . do. . . Do.
Philip H. Linton Washington, D. C. Nov. 6, 1861
John Brown New Orelans, La. Nov. 7, 1861
Isaac Ballenger Saint Joseph, Mo. Do.
Rutson Maury Livepool, England Nov. 8, 1861.
O. Allen Scanland Powell's Mills, Nov. 11, 1861.
Fairfax County, Va.
John McDaniel . . . do. . . Do.
Miss Stewart, alias Wheeling, Va. Do.
Ellie M. Pool
George Dent, sr. Pope's Creek, Md. Nov. 14, 1861
George Dent, Jr. . . . do. . . Do.
Riley Nash Fairfax County, Va. Nov. 18, 1861
I am, sir, very respectfully, your obedient servant,
Brigadier-General and Provost-Marshal.