Caesar Rodney

Caesar Rodney (October 7, 1728 – June 26, 1784) was an American lawyer and politician from St. Jones Neck in Dover Hundred, Kent County, Delaware, east of Dover. He was an officer of the Delaware militia during the French and Indian War and the American Revolution, a Continental Congressman from Delaware, a signer of the Declaration of Independence and President of Delaware during most of the American Revolution.

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Caesar Rodney - Almanac
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Caesar Rodney High School
... esar Rodney High School is a high school located in Camden-Wyoming, Delaware south of Dover, DE ... The school is in Caesar Rodney School District ... Caesar Rodney has been named a Blue Ribbon School ...
Henlopen Conference - Football - Football History
... Caesar Rodney leads the northern division with three Division I Championships and Delmar leads the southern division with six Division II Championships ... In 2008, Caesar Rodney from the North and Milford from the south accomplished the feat ... In the 2008 championship games, both Caesar Rodney and Milford defeated Sussex Central and Laurel to win their respective championships ...
Henlopen Conference - Wrestling Championships
... Year Henlopen South Henlopen North Conference Dual Meet Tournament Champion 2011-12 Polytech Caesar Rodney No longer awarded Caesar Rodney 2010-11 Seaford ... Total Division Championships Caesar Rodney - 21 (most all time in the North) Cape Henlopen - 1 Delmar - 0 Dover - 7 Indian River - 2 Lake Forest - 0 Laurel - 2 Milford - 6 *Only team to win ...
List Of United States Political Families (R) - The Rodneys
... Caesar Rodney (1728-1784), Sheriff of Kent County, Delaware 1755-1758 Justice of the Peace for New Castle, Delaware 1759-1769 Justice of the ... Brother of Thomas Rodney ... Thomas Rodney (1744-1811), Justice of the Peace for Kent County, Delaware Delaware State Representative 1787 ... Delegate to the Continental Congress from Delaware 1781-1782 1784 1785-1786 1786-1 ...

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