Delaware

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General

See also these surnames: Postle(s), Talley, White.

"The 1693 Census of the Swedes On The Delaware." Author: Peter Stebbins Craig. Publisher: SAG Publications. Date: 1993. Family histories of the Swedish Lutheran Church members residing in Pennsylvania, Delaware, West New Jersey and Cecil County, MD. 1638-1693. CBC, SR1

"THE DELAWARE CONTINENTALS, 1776-1783." Christopher L. Ward, 1941, Historical Society of Delaware. CBC

"Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, Book 1, years 1648-1725." Author: F. Edward Wright. Publisher: Colonial Roots in 2003, 2011 (reprints); 1982 and 1993 by F. Edward Wright. Book 1 contains court and parish records (and Third Haven Quaker Meeting Minutes) from Kent, Queen Anne's, Talbot, Somerset and Wicomico Counties. It includes births/baptisms, marriages, and deaths/burials. 206 pages, including index. S14

"Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records, Book 2, years 1726-1750." Author: F. Edward Wright. Publisher: Colonial Roots in 2006; 1983 by F. Edward Wright. Book 2 contains parish (including Quaker) records from Kent, Queen Anne's, Talbot, Dorchester, Somerset, Worcester and Wicomico Counties. It includes births/baptisms, marriages, and deaths/burials. 171 pages, including index. S14

"Narratives of Early PA, West NJ, and Delaware 1630-1707." Myers, 1912. ML

Kent Co.

"Vital Records of Kent and Sussex Counties, Delaware 1686-1800." by F. Edward Wright. Copyright 1987, reprinted 1994 and 2011. The book is a compilation of marriages, births and deaths of Kent and Sussex Counties, with some from lower New Castle County. They are taken from the surviving church records. S14

New Castle Co.

"Polk's Wilmington and New Castle City Directory - 1957." R.L. Polk, Publishers 1957. City Directory for Wilmington, Delaware and New Castle County, Delaware 1957. This directory includes names of individuals, their residence addresses, occupation and spouce's name, which is uncommon in a city directory. This directory also includes business names often with the names of the proprietor. The directory also has a street index such that neighbors may be identified if necessary. Also unusual is that the directory has a listing of phone numbers in numerical order with the names of the party (this in 1957 though) registered at that number. TJD

"The Witness of Market Street (A History of First & Central Presbyterian Church)." Barbara Y. McEwing (no publisher cited), about 1975. This is history of First & Central in Wilmington, DE from 1737 to 1975, and contains brief biographies of all ministers; 1944, members in military service; some memorials; 1919, members in military service; Sunday School teachers; founding members list; etc. SP6

Sussex Co.

See also Magee Family

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1681-1725: Deed Record Vol. A, No. 1." Mary Marshall Brewer. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, Various Dates 1693-1698, 1715-1717, 1782-1792, 1802-1805." Mary Marshall Brewer. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1722-1731: Deed Book F No. 6." Johnita P. Malone. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1732–1733 Deed Book G No.7." Johnita P. Malone. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1742–1753 Deed Book H No.8." Johnita P. Malone. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1753-1763: Vol. I." Mary Marshall Brewer. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1763-1769: Vol K." Mary Marshall Brewer. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1769-1782: Book L No. 11." F. Edward Wright. Family Line Publication, 1994. Abstracts of deeds, mortgages, etc. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1769-1782: Book M No. 12." F. Edward Wright. Family Line Publication, 1994. Abstracts of deeds, mortgages, etc. JB6

"Land Records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1782-1789: Book N No. 13." Elaine Hastings Mason & F. Edward Wright. Family Line Publications, 1994. Abstracts of deeds, mortgages, etc. JB6

"Vital Records of Kent and Sussex Counties, Delaware 1686-1800." by F. Edward Wright. Copyright 1987, reprinted 1994 and 2011. The book is a compilation of marriages, births and deaths of Kent and Sussex Counties, with some from lower New Castle County. They are taken from the surviving church records. S14