Category Archive: Delaware Records

Aug 12 2013

A Revolutionary Ancestor

Lowder Callaway (1755 – 1834) Lowder Callaway is my 5th great grandfather on my father’s side, born in 1755 and died on July 7, 1834.  He had eight children. His oldest boys, Lowder and Nathan, left Delaware for Ohio between 1815 and 1820.  The other six remained in Sussex County. He had one more son, …

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May 10 2013

Finding Delaware Families

Researchers of Delaware families are fortunate that the folks at Delaware Public Archives are willing and able to make so many of their holdings available on the internet.  Unlike most states that provide access to transcribed or index data, Delaware provides document images for birth, marriage, death along with several other record types.  Finding a fact …

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