Nicholas Ridgely (the younger): Member of Convention that ratified Federal Constitution 1787; Delegate Second State Constitutional Convention 1791-1792; Attorney General 1791-1801; Chancellor of Delaware 1801-1830.
Henry Moore Ridgely: Three times Secretary of State of Delaware; Representative in Congress 1811-1815; United States Senator 1827-1829.
Edward Ridgely: Jurist. Secretary of State of Delaware 1859-1863.
Erected 1933 by Historic Markers Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
Location. 39° 9.398′ N, 75° 31.405′ W. Marker is in Dover, Delaware, in Kent County. Marker is on The Green, on the right. Marker is on the northeast side of The Green. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dover DE 19901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance
Also see . . . Henry Moore Ridgely. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - Present entry (Submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 832 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 17, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. 3. submitted on October 19, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.