Most People Don’t Know How These 12 Towns In Delaware Got Their Start

The History of Delaware is fascinating, with towns that have been traded as colonies as far back as the early 1600s. Did you know how these dozen towns got their start?

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How many of these fascinating histories did you already know? For more Delaware history you may not have known, check out these obscure facts.