President (Governor) of Delaware, 1777Delaware's only known foreign-born governor, John McKinly emigrated from Northern Ireland to Wilmington in 1742, began a medical practice and became actively involved in Delaware politics. McKinly served as a member of the Colonial Assembly, President of the Council of Safety, President (Governor) of Delaware, and helped establish the Delaware Medical Society. He died on August 31, 1796.
|Placed By||Delaware Public Archives|
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|Date Added||Sunday, September 21st, 2014 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 452859 N 4400493|
|Decimal Degrees||39.75305000, -75.55028333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 45.183', W 75° 33.017'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 45' 10.98" N, 75° 33' 1.02" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 600 S Park Dr, Wilmington DE 19801, US|
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