Delaware County Creation Dates and Parent Counties

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Name of County Date Formed Boundary
Changes
Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Horre Kill District
1664 4 16 Details Colonial Lands renamed Sussex 1682
Kent 1682 Dec 17 Details renamed from St. Johns none
New Castle 1682 Dec 17 Details Colonial Lands none
St. John's 1673 3 16 Details Colonial Lands renamed Kent 1682
Sussex 1682 Dec 17 Details Colonial Lands none

References

  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Delaware/viewer.htm Delaware Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.