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List of famous people who died in Delaware, with photos when available. These notable Delaware deaths are loosely ordered by how famous each person was, meaning the most well-known people are at the top of the list. Some of the people mentioned below were celebrities who died in Delaware, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Delaware listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Delaware has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.

List ranges from Daniel O. Hastings to Thomas J. Capano, plus much more.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "Which famous people died in Delaware?" and "Which celebrities died in Delaware?" then this list will have you covered.

This list of historic deaths in Delaware includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.

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John M. Clayton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John M. Clayton Died at 60 (1796-1856)

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Cab Calloway is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Cab Calloway Died at 87 (1907-1994)

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John Dickinson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John Dickinson Died at 76 (1732-1808)

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George Read is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
George Read Died at 65 (1733-1798)

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May Swenson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
May Swenson Died at 76 (1913-1989)

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Anatole Boris Volkov is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Anatole Boris Volkov Died at 76 (1924-2000)

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Henry A. du Pont is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Henry A. du Pont Died at 88 (1838-1926)

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Richard McMullen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Richard McMullen Died at 76 (1868-1944)

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Walter W. Bacon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Walter W. Bacon Died at 82 (1880-1962)

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Jacob Stout is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Jacob Stout Died at 91 (1764-1855)

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Philip A. Traynor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Philip A. Traynor Died at 88 (1874-1962)

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Benjamin T. Biggs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Benjamin T. Biggs Died at 72 (1821-1893)

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Frankie Frisch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Frankie Frisch Died at 75 (1898-1973)

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Willard Saulsbury, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Willard Saulsbury, Jr. Died at 66 (1861-1927)

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Charles Polk, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Charles Polk, Jr. Died at 69 (1788-1857)

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Joseph Haslet is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Joseph Haslet Died at 54 (1769-1823)

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George Truitt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
George Truitt Died at 62 (1756-1818)

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Simeon S. Pennewill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Simeon S. Pennewill Died at 68 (1867-1935)

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Gove Saulsbury is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Gove Saulsbury Died at 66 (1815-1881)

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Cornelius P. Comegys is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Cornelius P. Comegys Died at 71 (1780-1851)

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Peter F. Causey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Peter F. Causey Died at 70 (1801-1871)

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William B. Cooper is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
William B. Cooper Died at 78 (1771-1849)

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James Ponder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
James Ponder Died at 78 (1819-1897)

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Joshua H. Marvil is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Joshua H. Marvil Died at 70 (1825-1895)

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William Cannon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
William Cannon Died at 56 (1809-1865)

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John Patten is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John Patten Died at 54 (1746-1800)

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Presley Spruance is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Presley Spruance Died at 78 (1785-1863)

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Daniel Rodney is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Daniel Rodney Died at 82 (1764-1846)

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John P. Cochran is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John P. Cochran Died at 89 (1809-1898)

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J. Caleb Boggs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
J. Caleb Boggs Died at 84 (1909-1993)

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Caleb P. Bennett is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Caleb P. Bennett Died at 78 (1758-1836)

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Jehu Davis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Jehu Davis Died at 64 (1738-1802)

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J. Frank Allee is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
J. Frank Allee Died at 81 (1857-1938)

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Caleb Rodney is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Caleb Rodney Died at 73 (1767-1840)

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David Hall is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
David Hall Died at 65 (1752-1817)

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Thomas Stockton is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Thomas Stockton Died at 65 (1781-1846)

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David Hazzard is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
David Hazzard Died at 83 (1781-1864)

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John Clark is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John Clark Died at 60 (1761-1821)

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John Cook is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John Cook Died at 59 (1730-1789)

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John W. Hall is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John W. Hall Died at 75 (1817-1892)

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L. Heisler Ball is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
L. Heisler Ball Died at 71 (1861-1932)

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Robert J. Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Robert J. Reynolds Died at 71 (1838-1909)

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William Tharp is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
William Tharp Died at 62 (1803-1865)

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Charles C. Stockley is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Charles C. Stockley Died at 82 (1819-1901)

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Ebe W. Tunnell is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Ebe W. Tunnell Died at 73 (1844-1917)

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Samuel Paynter is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Samuel Paynter Died at 77 (1768-1845)

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John McKinly is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
John McKinly Died at 75 (1721-1796)

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William North Rice is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
William North Rice Died at 83 (1845-1928)

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Willard Saulsbury, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
Willard Saulsbury, Sr. Died at 72 (1820-1892)

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William Burton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Delaware
William Burton Died at 77 (1789-1866)