27 February 2013
Wedding Wednesday - The Gov. Marries!
Thomas Watkins Ligon was born in Prince Edward County, Virginia on 10 MAY 1810 and died 12 JAN 1881 in Howard County, Maryland. He was a representative in the 29th & 30th Congress and was the Governor of Maryland from 1854-1858. He was married twice, to sisters, the first above was to Mary T. Dorsey and after her death, he remarried to her sister, Sally Dorsey.
There were a total of five children from the two marriages, three survived him at his death.