Delaware Biographies

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     This section of my website contains biographies of Delaware's current and past leaders.   Future biographies will be added as created or obtained.   Information presented has either been submitted by the individual's staff or compiled by "Russ Pickett".

( Listed Alphabetically by Last Name )


[ B ]

Bassett, Richard
        Delaware Colonial Leader " and " Delaware's 14th Governor

Bedford, Gunning - " Senior "
        Delaware Colonial Leader " and " Delaware's 12th Governor

Bedford, Gunning - " Junior "
        Delaware Colonial Leader.

Biden, Joseph Robinette, Jr.
        Past U.S. Vice President " and " Past " 6 " term U.S. Senator from Delaware ~ ( Web Link )

Bissell, Emily P.
        Anti-tuberculosis Movement " and " Started Christmas Seals in the U.S.A. !

Boggs, James Caleb
        Delaware's 66th & 67th Governor and past U.S. Representative and U.S. Senator.

Broom, Jacob
        Delaware Colonial Leader.

Buck, Clayton Douglass Sr.,
        Delaware's 60th & 61st Governor and " 1 " term U.S. Senator from Delaware.

Buckingham, David E.
        Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient ~ " Civil War ".

Buckson, David Penrose
        Past Governor of Delaware

Burris, Samuel
        Delaware Abolitionist



[ C ]

Cannon, Annie Jump ~ Coming Soon !

Carey, Joseph Maull - U.S. Senator & Governor of Wyoming, born in Milton, De.

Carney, John - Current Lieutenant Governor of Delaware - ( Link To Site )

Carper, Thomas Richard - Current United State's Senator from Delaware - ( Link to Site )

Castle, Michael N. - Current United State's Congressman from Delaware - ( Link To Site )

Chadwick, Leonard - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Spanish War)

Clayton, Joshua - Last President, First Governor of Delaware

Collins, Thomas - Delaware Colonial Leader & 8th Governor

Conner, James P. - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (WW II)

Cooper, Jesse Sherwood - Delawarean



[ D ]

Dickinson, John - Delaware Colonial Leader & 5th Governor
du Pont, Henry A. - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)
du Pont, Pierre Samuel, IV - Past Governor & U.S. Representative of Delaware



[ G ]

Garrett, Thomas - Delaware Abolitionist



[ H ]

Hand, Alexandar - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)



[ L ]

Lockwood, Henry Hayes - Delaware Civil War General



[ M ]

Maberry, John B - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)
Macdonough, Thomas - Delaware's War of 1812 Hero
Markell, Jack - Current State Treasurer - ( Link To Site )
McCarren, Bernard - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)
McKean, Thomas - Past Delaware Governor & Colonial Leader
McKinly, John - First President (Governor) of Delaware
Minner, Ruth Ann - Past Governor of Delaware - ( Web Link )



[ N ]

Nelson, William Lloyd - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (WW II)



[ P ]

Pickett, John E., Jr. - Delaware Educator - Coming Soon!
Pierce, Charles H. - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Philippines)
Postles, James Parke - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)



[ R ]

Read, George - Delaware Colonial Leader & 3rd Governor

Redding, Louis L. - Delaware Lawyer - Coming Soon!

Rodney, Caesar - Delaware's Past Governor and American Hero



[ S ]

Scharf, J. Thomas - Delaware Historian - Coming Soon!
Seward, Griffin - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Indian Wars)
Shilling, John - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)
Smith, Samuel Rodman - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)
Smyth, Thomas A. - Delaware Civil War General



[ T ]

Tanner, Charles B. - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)
Tribbitt, Sherman Willard - Past Governor of Delaware



[ W ]

Wagner, R. Thomas, Jr. - Current Delaware State Auditor - ( Link To Site )
Wolf, Dale E. - Past Governor of Delaware

      

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Last update: 7/15/2007