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Tom Carper, Governor, U.S. Senator MP

Thomas Richard "Tom" Carper (born January 23, 1947) is the senior United States Senator from Delaware, serving since 2001. A member of the Democratic Party, Carper served in the United States House o...

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Michael Castle, Governor (1939 - d.)

Michael Newbold "Mike" Castle (born July 2, 1939) is an American politician who was Governor of Delaware from 1985 to 1992 and the U.S. Representative for Delaware's at-large congressional district f...

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Charles L. Terry, Jr., Governor (1900 - 1970)

. Charles Layman "Charlie" Terry, Jr. (September 17, 1900 – February 6, 1970) was an American lawyer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Part...

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J. Caleb Boggs, Governor, U.S. Senator (1909 - 1993)

James Caleb "Cale" Boggs (May 15, 1909 – March 26, 1993) was an American lawyer and politician from Claymont, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of World War II, and a member of ...

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Richard C. McMullen, Governor (1868 - 1944)

Richard Cann McMullen (January 2, 1868 – February 18, 1944) was an American manufacturer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party...

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C. Douglass Buck, Governor, U.S. Senator (1890 - 1965)

Clayton Douglass Buck (March 21, 1890 – January 27, 1965) was an American engineer and politician from New Castle Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of World War I and a me...

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William D. Denney, Governor (1873 - 1953)

William duHamel Denney (March 31, 1873 – November 21, 1953) was an American businessman and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a veteran of World War I and member of the R...

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John G. Townsend, Jr., Governor, U.S. Senator (1871 - 1964)

. John Gillis Townsend, Jr. (May 31, 1871 – April 10, 1964) was an American businessman and politician from Selbyville, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Republican Party, who...

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Charles R. Miller, Governor (1857 - 1927)

Charles Robert Miller (September 30, 1857 – September 18, 1927) was an American lawyer and politician from Wilmington, Delaware. He was a member of the Republican Party, who served in the Dela...

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Simeon S. Pennewill, Governor (1867 - 1935)

Simeon Selby Pennewill (July 23, 1867 – September 10, 1935) was an American farmer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Republican Party, who served in t...

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Preston Lea, Governor (1841 - 1916)

Preston Lea (November 12, 1841 – December 4, 1916) was an American businessman and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a member of the Republican Party who serve...

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John Hunn, Governor (1849 - 1926)

) John Hunn (June 23, 1849 – September 1, 1926) was an American businessman and politician from Camden, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Republican Party who served as Governor...

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Ebe W. Tunnell, Governor (1844 - 1917)

Ebe Walter Tunnell (December 31, 1844 – December 18, 1917) was an American merchant and politician from Lewes, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served i...

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William T. Watson, Governor (1849 - 1917)

William Tharp Watson (June 22, 1849 – April 14, 1917) was an American banker and politician from Milford, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served in the D...

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Joshua H. Marvil, Governor (1825 - 1895)

Joshua Hopkins Marvil (September 3, 1825 – April 8, 1895) was an American merchant and politician from Laurel, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Republican Party, who served a...

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Robert J. Reynolds, Governor (1838 - 1909)

Robert John Reynolds (March 17, 1838 – June 10, 1909) was an American farmer and politician from Petersburg in South Murderkill Hundred, Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democrati...

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Benjamin T. Biggs, Governor (1821 - 1893)

Benjamin Thomas Biggs (October 1, 1821 – December 25, 1893) was an American farmer and politician from Middletown, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the Mexican-American War ...

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Charles C. Stockley, Governor (1819 - 1901)

Charles Clark Stockley (November 6, 1819 – April 20, 1901) was an American farmer and politician from Georgetown, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who serve...

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John W. Hall, Governor (1817 - 1892)

John Wood Hall (January 1, 1817 – January 23, 1892) was an American merchant and politician from Frederica, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served in the...

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John P. Cochran, Governor (1809 - 1898)

John Cochran (February 7, 1809 – December 27, 1898) was an American farmer and politician from Middletown, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served...

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James Ponder, Governor (1819 - 1897)

James Ponder (October 31, 1819 – November 5, 1897) was an American merchant and politician from Milton, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served in the D...

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Gove Saulsbury, Governor (1815 - 1881)

Dr. Gove Saulsbury (May 29, 1815 – July 31, 1881) was an American physician and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, and he served in the D...

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William Cannon, Governor (1809 - 1865)

William Cannon (March 15, 1809 – March 1, 1865) was an American merchant and politician from Bridgeville, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party and later the Repu...

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William Burton, Governor (1789 - 1866)

) William Burton (October 16, 1789 – August 5, 1866) was an American physician and politician from Milford, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served as Gov...

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Peter F. Causey, Governor (1801 - 1871)

Peter Foster Causey (January 11, 1801 – February 15, 1871) was an American merchant and politician from Milford, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the American Party, who served in ...

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William Tharp, Governor (1803 - 1865)

William Tharp (November 27, 1803 – January 9, 1865) was an American farmer and politician from Milford, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who served in the Del...

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William Temple, Governor (1814 - 1863)

) William Temple (February 28, 1814 – May 28, 1863) was an American merchant and politician from Smyrna, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Whig Party, and later the Democratic P...

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Thomas Stockton, Governor of DE (1781 - 1846)

Thomas Stockton was a veteran of the War of 1812. He belonged to the Whig party and was elected governor of Delaware in 1845. He died in office on March 2, 1846.

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William B. Cooper, Governor (1771 - 1849)

William Barkley Cooper (December 16, 1771 – April 29, 1849) was an American farmer and politician from Laurel, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, then later t...

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Cornelius P. Comegys, Governor (1780 - 1851)

Cornelius Parsons Comegys (January 15, 1780 – January 27, 1851) was an American farmer and politician from Dover Hundred, in Kent County, Delaware, near Little Creek. He was a veteran of the W...

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Caleb P. Bennett, Governor (1758 - 1836)

Caleb Prew Bennett (November 11, 1758 – May 9, 1836) was an American soldier and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the American Revolution and the...

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David Hazzard, Governor (1781 - 1864)

David Hazzard (May 18, 1781 – July 8, 1864) was an American merchant and politician from Milton, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic-Republican Party, then the Nation...

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Charles Polk (1788 - 1857)

Charles Polk, Jr. (November 15, 1788 – October 27, 1857) was an American farmer and politician from Big Stone Beach, in Milford Hundred, Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist ...

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Charles Thomas, Governor (1790 - 1848)

Charles Thomas (June 23, 1790 – February 8, 1848) was an American lawyer and politician from New Castle, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic-Republican Party, who s...

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Caleb Rodney, Governor (1767 - 1840)

Caleb Rodney (April 29, 1767 – April 29, 1840) was an American merchant and politician from Lewes, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, who served in the Delawa...

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John Collins, Governor (1776 - 1822)

) John Collins (March 1, 1776 – April 16, 1822) was an American manufacturer and politician from Collins Mill Pond, in Nanticoke Hundred, Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democr...

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Jacob Stout (1764 - 1855)

Jacob Stout (1764 – November 1, 1855) was an American manufacturer and politician from Little Creek Hundred, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, who served in the ...

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Henry Molleston, III (1762 - 1819)

Dr. Henry Molleston, III (January 1, 1762 – November 11, 1819) was an American physician and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, who serve...

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John Clark, Governor (1761 - 1821)

) John Clark (February 1, 1761 – August 14, 1821) was an American farmer and politician from Blackbird Hundred in New Castle County, Delaware, near Smyrna. He was a member of the Federalist Pa...

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Daniel Rodney, Governor, U.S. Senator (1764 - 1846)

Daniel Rodney (September 10, 1764 – September 2, 1846) was an American merchant and politician from Lewes, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, and later the Na...

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Joseph Haslet, Governor (1769 - 1823)

Joseph Haslet (1769 – June 20, 1823) was an American planter and politician from Cedar Creek Village in Cedar Creek Hundred, Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic-Republic...

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George Truitt, Governor (1756 - 1818)

George Truitt (1756 – October 8, 1818) was an American farmer and politician from Murderkill Hundred, in Kent County, Delaware, near Felton. He was a member of the Federalist Party, who served...

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Nathaniel Mitchell, Governor (1753 - 1814)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MARYLAND - VIRGINIA with the rank of MAJOR. DAR Ancestor #: A080641 Nathaniel Mitchell (1753 – February 21, 1814) was an American lawyer and politici...

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Colonel David Hall (Continental Army), Governor (1752 - 1817)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for DELAWARE with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A049521 ) David Hall (January 4, 1752 – September 18, 1817) was an American lawyer and politician ...

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James Sykes, Governor (1761 - 1822)

) James Sykes (March 27, 1761 – October 18, 1822) was an American physician and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, who served in the Dela...

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Senator Richard Bassett, Signer of the US Constitution MP (1745 - 1815)

Signer of the U.S. Constitution. Served as a U.S. Senator for Delaware. Richard Bassett was an American lawyer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the America...

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Daniel Rogers, Governor (1754 - 1806)

Daniel Rogers (January 3, 1754 – February 2, 1806) was an American miller and politician from Milford, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, who served in the De...

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Lt. Colonel Gunning Bedford, Sr. (Continental Army), Governor (1742 - 1797)

Gunning Bedford, Sr. (April 7, 1742 – September 30, 1797) was an American lawyer and politician from New Castle, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was an officer in the Continental Army during ...

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Dr. Joshua Clayton, U.S. Senator and Governor of Delaware (1744 - 1798)

Dr. Joshua Clayton was an American physician and politician from Mt. Pleasant in Pencader Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware. He was an officer of the Continental Army in the American Revolution, and...

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Jehu Davis (1738 - 1802)

John (Jehu) Davis (1738 – May 11, 1802) was an American planter and politician from Mispillion Hundred, in Kent County, Delaware, west of Milford. He served in the Delaware General Assembly an...

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Thomas Collins (1732 - 1789)

) Thomas Collins (1732 – March 29, 1789) was an American planter and politician from Smyrna, in Kent County, Delaware. He was an officer of the Delaware militia during the American Revolution,...

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Nicholas Van Dyke (1738 - 1789)

) Nicholas Van Dyke (September 25, 1738 – February 19, 1789) was an American lawyer and politician from New Castle, in New Castle County, Delaware. He served in the Delaware General Assembly, ...

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John Cook (1730 - 1789)

) John Cook (1730 – October 27, 1789) was an American planter and politician from Smyrna, in Kent County, Delaware. He served in the Delaware General Assembly and as Governor of Delaware. ...

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John Dickinson, Signer of the US Constitution, President of Pennsylvania, President of Delaware (1732 - 1808)

John Dickinson (November 8, 1732 – February 14, 1808) was an American lawyer and politician from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Wilmington, Delaware. He was a militia officer during the American...

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George Read, Signer of "The Declaration of Independence", Signer of the US Constitution MP (1733 - 1798)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for DELAWARE. DAR Ancestor # A093830 George Read Some might consider George Read the father of the State of Delaware, for he was the author of her first Constit...

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Thomas McKean, signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1734 - 1817)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA - DELAWARE. DAR Ancestor # A077428 Thomas McKean (March 19, 1734 – June 24, 1817) was an American lawyer and politician from New Castle, i...

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John McKinly (1721 - 1796)

Dr. John McKinly (February 24, 1721 – August 31, 1796) was an American physician and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the French and Indian War, ...

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Caesar Rodney, signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1728 - 1784)

Caesar Rodney (October 7, 1728 – June 26, 1784)[2] was an American lawyer and politician from St. Jones Neck in Dover Hundred, Kent County, Delaware, east of Dover. He was an officer of the Dela...

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William H.H. Ross, Governor (1814 - 1887)

from William Henry Harrison Ross (June 2, 1814 – June 30, 1887) was an American farmer and politician from Seaford, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party who se...

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