The Secretary of State of Maryland is charged with the administrative and record-keeping functions of the State Government of the U.S. state of Maryland. The Secretary of State also holds custody of the Seal of Maryland. Unlike in many states, the Secretary of State is not an elective office, but is appointed by the Governor.
List of Secretaries of State 
- Lhttp://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/msa/stagser/s1259/102/0025/html/sos2.html About the office of Secretary of State, from the Maryland Archives.]
- Lhttp://www.mdarchives.state.md.us/msa/speccol/sc2600/sc2685/html/secstate.html List of Secretaries of State, from the Maryland Archives.]