near Millsboro in Sussex County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by The Delaware State Society, National Society Daughters of the American Colonists, Project of the 2000-2003 Administration, Mary Anne Groome Helper, National President.
Location. 38° 36.851′ N, 75° 12.149′ W. Marker is in near Millsboro, Delaware, in Sussex County. Marker is on John J Williams Highway (State Highway 24) near Mt. Joy / Oak Orchard Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 26675 John J Williams Highway, Millsboro DE 19966, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harmony United Methodist Church Baltimore Hundred (approx. 4 miles away); Indian Mission United Methodist Church (approx. 4.4 miles away); Saint George's Chapel (approx. 4.9 miles away); St. Georges Chapel (approx. 4.9 miles away); Prince George's Chapel (approx. 5 miles away); Indian River Hundred (approx. 5 miles away); Grace United Methodist Church (approx. 5 miles away).
Also see . . . History of the Naticoke Indian Tribe. "First contact with the Nanticoke Tribe was recorded by Captain John Smith in 1608..." (Submitted on November 1, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 440 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 19, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.