Nicholas Ridgely

Nicholas Ridgely (HMQ5B)

Location: Dover, DE 19901 Kent County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 9.28', W 75° 31.379'

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In this churchyard lie the remains of Nicholas Ridgely, Statesman and Jurist. Born in Dover, 1762, eldest son of Dr. Charles Greenbury Ridgely and Mary Wynkoop Ridgely. Member of State Convention which ratified the Federal Constitution, December 7, 1787. Repeatedly Member of General Assembly from 1788 until 1801. Attorney-General of Delaware, 1791-1801. Delegate to Second State Constitutional Convention, 1791-92. Chancellor of Delaware from 1801 until his death, 1830.
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HM NumberHMQ5B
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Year Placed1933
Placed ByHistoric Markers Commission
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Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 6:35am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 454812 N 4334070
Decimal Degrees39.15466667, -75.52298333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 9.28', W 75° 31.379'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 9' 16.80" N, 75° 31' 22.74" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-46 E Water St, Dover DE 19901, US
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