Colonial Families of Delaware, Volume 5: New Castle


This volume focuses on the early families of New Castle County, tracing lineages of early settlers into the early 1800s. The primary sources of information are court records (probate and orphans’ court), land records, and church records.

Chapters are included for descendants of the following families: Andrews, Canby, Nathaniel Cartmill, Joseph Cartmill, William Chambers, John Chambers, Henry Dixson, Jacob Dixson, Joseph Dixson, Samuel Ferris, William Faries, Gregg, Grubb, Hadley, Harlan, Hussey, Anthony Jackson, Joseph Jackson, Roger Kirk, John Kirk, Littler, McKee, James Milner, Nathan Milner, Minshall, Newlin, John Richardson, Benjamin Richardson, Robert Robinson of Christiana Hundred, Francis Robinson, George Robinson of Mill Creek Hundred, George Robinson of Brandywine Hundred, Shipley, Christopher Wilson, Thomas Wilson of White Clay Hundred, Isaac Wilson of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Wollaston, and Woodcock. A list of sources, additions and corrections to Volume 2 and Volume 3, and a full-name index add to the value of this work.

F. Edward Wright

(2002, 2011), 2019, 5½x8½, paper, index, 308 pp

ISBN: 9781680349856