It was no doubt in the original plan of george calvert and his associates, whoever they were.
So far, then, for the basis of the charter, and for the action of Sir george calvert.
To george calvert, the originator of the scheme for colonizing Maryland, this honor belonged; but, alas!
george calvert died the same month and the charter was drawn in the name of his son Cecilius.
The Maryland charter was no doubt the work of george calvert's own hand.