Hockessin in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
James Henry "Nip" Winters
Erected 2015 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC219.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Sports. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1899.
Location. 39° 47.085′ N, 75° 42.322′ W. Marker is in Hockessin, Delaware, in New Castle County. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hockessin DE 19707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First African-American Schoolhouse In Hockessin (approx. ¼ mile away); Hockessin School #107C (approx. 0.4 miles away); Chippey African Union Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Chair of Honor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. John The Evangelist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tweed's Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); Cox-Phillips-Mitchell Agricultural Complex (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hockessin.
More about this marker. I was just there myself and found "Evanson" (no "t").
Credits. This page was last revised on December 26, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 27, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on December 26, 2019, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 27, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.