History of the United States
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Delaware

Who founded Delaware?

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2017-07-19 09:21:37

The Delaware Colony was founded in 1638 by Peter Minuit

and New Sweden Company. It was named for the river which was named

for the governor of Virginia, Sir Thomas West (Lord de la

Warr).


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