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John Van Lew
(1790 - 1843)
John Van Lew, a wealthy hardware merchant and slave owner.
One of the slaves owned by Van Lew was Mary Bowser. Mary Bowser, slave of John Van Lew
Rev. Peter Spencer MP
(c.1782 - 1843)
Peter Spencer -- Church Founder, Businessman, and Educator
Peter Spencer is heralded as the father of Delaware's Independent Black Church Movement. Spencer's biographer, Lewis V. Baldwin, informs us ...