Some Records of Sussex County, Delaware

Some Records of Sussex County, Delaware
C.H.G. Turner


This county in southern Delaware was the site of the first Dutch settlement in the area in 1631. This volume contains a wealth of records for that original county, including civil, court, church, and Bible records. The civil records include many letters, petitions, and resident lists; the court records include land grants, civil suits, wills, administrations, and marriage records; the church records include letters, petitions, subscriber lists, and the vestry records of St. Peter's church for the early 1800s; the Bible records section includes a wealth of birth, marriage and death data. Some Kent County records are also included.

(1909, 1989), 2019, 5½x8½, paper, index, 418 pp

ISBN: 9781556132490