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Delaware Historical MarkersSaint Mary's Church (NC-32) - Hockessin, DE

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Site of the first Catholic church in Delaware, Usually called "Coffee Run" Church. The marker is located at 7200 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE, 19707

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/24/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersWelsh Tract Church (NC-40) - Newark, DE

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Oldest Primitive Baptist Church in America. The marker is on the church grounds on Welsh Tract Road, .1 miles west of South College Ave, Newark, DE 19713

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/15/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersSalem United Methodist Church (NC-172) - Newark, DE 19702

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The origin of Methodism in this part of Delaware can be traced to the early 1770's. The marker is located at 469 Salem Church Road, Newark, DE 19702

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersOld Fort Union American Methodist Episcopal Church (NC-184) - Christiana, DE

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In 1813 a group of African-American Methodists led by Peter Spencer formed an independent denomination that came to be known as the African Union Church. The marker is located at 37 N Old Baltimore Pike, Christiana, DE

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersChristiana Presbyterian Church (NC-173) - Christiana, DE

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Known in its early days as the "Presbyterian Church at Christiana Bridge," this congregation was organized in the 1730s. The marker is located at 15 N Old Baltimore Pike, Christiana, DE

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersChristiana United Methodist Church (NC-98) - Christiana, DE

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The origin of this congregation may be traced to the earliest days of Methodism in America. The marker is located at 21 W Main St. Christiana, DE

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersSamuel Patterson (NC-52) - Christiana, DE

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Samuel Patterson was a captain in French and Indian War. In American Revolution was a colonel of Delaware Battalion. The marker is located on the grounds of Albert H Jones Elementary School at 35 West Main St. Christiana DE. Marker missing in 2019.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersEbenezer United Methodist Church (NC-104) - Newark, DE

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The first meetings of this congregation were held in the homes of its members. In 1824 a stone church building was erected at this location. The marker is in the church parking lot and located at 525 Polly Drummond Hill Road, Newark, DE 19711.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersJudge Morris Estate (NC-196) - Newark, DE

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In 1934 Hugh M. Morris, a native of Greenwood, Delaware, bought the property as well as an adjoining 30 acre farm. The marker is located on Polly Drummond Hill Road, Newark, DE 19711.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersNew London Avenue School (NC-183) - Newark, DE

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The first documented public school for African-American youth in the Newark community was established in 1867 by the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands. The marker is mounted on the wall at 303 New London Road, Newark, DE 19711

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersNew London Road Community (NCC-245) - Newark, DE

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The African American New London Road community can be traced back to 1786 when free black families began settling in the area. The marker is on New London Road at the intersection of Cleveland Ave., Newark, DE 19711

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersDeer Park Hotel (NC-106) - Newark, DE

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Since the mid-18th century an establishment for public hospitality has existed here. The marker is mounted on the wall of the hotel and located at 108 W. Main Street, Newark, DE 19711.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: 4/9/2020

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Delaware Historical MarkersTalbot's Fort - Christiana, DE

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Colonel George Talbot erected a fort nearby, 1684, on land of the Widow Ogle. The marker is located on the bypass DE 273, just west of Brown's Lane, Christiana, DE.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: 1/17/2017

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Delaware Historical MarkersR.T. Foard and Jones Funeral Home (NC-116) - Newark, DE

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Completed in 1886, this was the home and place of business of Theodore F. Armstrong, a prominent local merchant and civic leader. The marker is located at 122 W. Main Street, Newark, DE 19711.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersChristiana Public School #111-C (NC 205) - Christiana, DE

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Formal education for African American children in Christiana began in the 1880s with the construction of a one-room schoolhouse. The marker is at 40 N. Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersNew Century Club (NC-130) - Newark, DE

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In 1893 a group of Newark women established a literary and social organization known as the Tuesday Club. Later renamed the New Century Club. The marker is located on Delaware Ave at the intersection of Haines Street, Newark, DE 19711

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersPride of Delaware Lodge #349 IBPOEW (NC-129) - Newark, DE

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The Improved Benevolent Protective Order of Elks of the World was formally organized in 1898. The marker is located on West Cleveland Ave, Newark, DE 19711.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersVic Willis (NC-195) - Newark, DE

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Victor Gazaway Willis was a Major League Baseball player. The marker is located on Elkton Road at the intersection of West Park Place, Newark DE 19711.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/14/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersNewark Passenger Railroad Station (NC-206) - Newark, DE

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The marker is located at 429 S College Ave, Newark, DE 19711 and it is below the overpass. The Newark Passenger Railroad Station was built in 1877 at a cost of over $9,000.00 by the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/13/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersBritish Position-Battle of Cooch's Bridge (NC-42) - Newark, DE

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Marker is at the intersection of Old Cooch's Bridge Road and Eggerts Road, Newark, DE 19702. The Americans attacked the Hessians, forcing the British army to deploy two light infantry battalions in an attempt to outflank them.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/13/2019

last visited: 3/13/2020

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Delaware Historical MarkersPoplar Hill (NC-203) - Newark, DE

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The marker is located at 3152 Denny Road, Newark DE 19702. James Boulden the Elder and his family moved to Delaware from Maryland in the mid-18th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/13/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersVillage of Montchanin (NC-185) - Montchanin, DE

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Settled at the triangular intersection of three roads in the early 19th century by workers from the nearby DuPont Black Powder Mills, this village consisted initially of only 2.4 acres.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/7/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersSgt. John B. Maberry (KC-78) - Smyrna, DE

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Born December 17, 1841, John B. Maberry was the son of John and Temperance Brockson Maberry of Duck Creek Hundred. Responding to the call of his country, he enlisted in the Union Army’s Company F, First Regiment, Delaware Infantry Volunteers, in August 1861.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Delaware

date approved: 9/2/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersRodney Square (NC-226) - Wilmington, DE

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Historical Marker explaining the history of Rodney Square in downtown Wilmington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jonathanatpsu

location: Delaware

date approved: 6/19/2019

last visited: never

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Delaware Historical MarkersMeeteer House (NC-151) - Newark, DE

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Worker for historic house near Newark, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 3/15/2015

last visited: never

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