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James Ponder
Birth: Oct. 31, 1819
Milton
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1897
Milton
Sussex County
Delaware, USA

Politician. Elected as Delaware's 44th Governor and served from January 17, 1871 to January 19, 1875. Served a number of years in the Delaware General Assembly and held the office of Speaker of the Senate. Served as Sheriff of New Castle County and also as the Delaware State Treasurer.  (bio by: Russ Pickett) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Ponder (1791 - 1863)
  Hester Milby Ponder (1796 - 1827)
 
 Spouse:
  Sallie W. Ponder (1835 - 1907)
 
 Siblings:
  Nathaniel Milby Ponder (1818 - 1818)*
  James Ponder (1819 - 1897)
  John Rufus Ponder (1824 - 1825)*
  Annie Ponder Saulsbury (1825 - 1912)*
  Hester Milby Ponder (1826 - 1827)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Goshen Cemetery
Milton
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: May 27, 2003
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