You can find tons of info on the Delaware colony at the below two links. Delaware Colony: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delaware_Colony Delaware Colony Link 2: http://americanhistory.about.com/cs/colonialamerica/p/delawarecolony.htm Hope this helps, Chris. http://backup.visuallink.com
The Swedish colonists settled in Delaware because Delaware was one of the first areas encountered by the Swedes. In competition with the Dutch settlers, the Swedish settlers made compromises with local Indian tribes and settled in the area.