What kind of government did Delaware have during the colonial period?
The first Governers name was Lord De La Warr. He was strict and did not alow you to pick what Religion you want. People would have to go to all day ceramonies and si on hard wooden benches
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What music did they listen to in Delaware during the colonial times?
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Which feature of government was developed most fully during the colonial period?
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What was Delaware's first capital?
New Castle was the capital of the colonial government in Delaware. The capital was moved from New Castle to Dover in 1777. During the period 1779 - 1781 the colonial government met in Wilmington, Lewes, Dover, and New Castle. In October 1781 the capital was permanently moved to Dover. Delaware became a U.S. state on December 7, 1787 with Dover as the capital city.