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Gunning Bedford, Sr
Birth: Apr. 7, 1742
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Death: Sep. 30, 1797
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA

Served as Delaware's 12th Governor from January 19, 1796 to September 28, 1797. He became Delaware's 2nd Governor to die while still in that office. Served as a Lieutenant Colonel during the Revolutionary War, being wounded during the battle of White Plains, New York. Also served in the Delaware General Assembly from 1784 to 1786.  (bio by: Russ Pickett) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Bedford (1712 - 1788)
  Catherine Jacquett Bedford (1714 - ____)
 
Burial:
Immanuel Episcopal Churchyard
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: May 08, 2003
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