Delaware Biographies

          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)


Bassett, Richard - Delaware Colonial Leader & 14th Governor
Bedford, Gunning, Sr. - Delaware Colonial Leader & 12th Governor
Bedford, Gunning, Jr. - Delaware Colonial Leader
Biden, Joseph R., Jr - Current United State's Senator from Delaware - ( Link To Site )
Bissell, Emily - Anti-tuberculosis Movement
Boggs, James Caleb - Delaware Governor, U.S. Representative & U.S. Senator
Broom, Jacob - Delaware Colonial Leader
Buck, Clayton Douglass Sr., - Past Governor & U.S. Senator of Delaware
Buckingham, David E. - Delaware Medal of Honor Recipient (Civil War)
Buckson, David Penrose - Past Governor of Delaware
Burris, Samuel - Delaware Abolitionist

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

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

Garrett, Thomas - Delaware Abolitionist

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

Lockwood, Henry Hayes - Delaware Civil War General

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 - Current Governor of Delaware - ( Link To Site )

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

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)

Read, George - Delaware Colonial Leader & 3rd Governor

Redding, Louis L. - Delaware Lawyer - Coming Soon!
Rodney, Caesar - Delaware's Past Governor and American Hero

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

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

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