Nicholas van Dyke

Nicholas van Dyke

Male 1770 - 1826  (55 years)    Has 14 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Nicholas van Dyke 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 20 Dec 1770  New Castle, Del. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 May 1826  New Castle, Del. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Immanuel Churchyard, New Castle, Del. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I362951  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2002 

    Father Nicholas van Dyke,   b. 25 Sep 1738, New Castle County, Del. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1789, New Castle County, Del. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Charlotte Stanley 
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Family ID F143747  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Nicholas van Dyke
    Nicholas van Dyke

  • Notes 
    • a Representative and a Senator from Delaware; graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in 1788; studied law; was admitted to the bar in New Castle, Del., in 1792 and commenced the practice of law; member, State house of representatives 1799; elected as a Federalist to the Tenth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of James M. Broom; reelected to the Eleventh Congress, and served from October 6, 1807, to March 3, 1811; member, State senate 1815-1816; elected as a Federalist to the United States Senate in 1817; reelected in 1823, and served from March 4, 1817, until his death; chairman, Committee on Pensions (Sixteenth Congress)


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