Lewes Genealogy (in Sussex County, DE)

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Lewes Birth Records

1800-1932 Delaware Birth Records (incomplete) Ancestry online

Delaware, Birth Records, 1913-1948 Delaware Public Archives

Lewes Cemetery Records

Bethel Cemetery Billion Graves online

Bethel Methodist Cemetery Interment online

Delaware church records : a collection of baptisms, marriages, deaths and other records and tombstone inscriptions, from 1686-1880; five important religious groups: Baptist, Episcopal, Methodist, Presbyterian and Quaker with historical sketches of the churches or groups ... Family History Library

Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery Find a Grave online

Israel United Methodist Church Cemetery Find a Grave online

Lewes Presbyterian Church Cemetery Find a Grave online

Methodist Episcopal Cemetery Find a Grave online

Percent Photographed Lank Family Cemetery Find a Grave online

Percent Photographed Paynter Family Cemetery Find a Grave online

Saint George's A.M.E. Church Cemetery Find a Grave online

Saint Peter's Episcopal Church Cemetery Find a Grave online

Saint Peters Episcopal Churchyard Find a Grave online

St. Peter's Episcopal Church Cemetery Billion Graves online

United Methodist Church Cemetery Find a Grave online

Wiltbank Cemetery Find a Grave online

Lewes Census Records

Federal Census of 1940, Lewes, Delaware LDS Genealogy online

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry online

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage online

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search online

Lewes Church Records

Church records, 1789-1867 (Presbyterian Church (Coolspring, Delaware)) Family History Library

Extracts from the journal of St. Peter's Church, Lewes, Delaware, 1797-1845 Ancestry online

Lewes and Cool Spring Presbyterian Church, record book, 1768-1845 Family History Library

Minutes of St. Peters Protestant Episcopal Church, Lewes, Delaware, from 1708 to 1797 Family History Library

Proceedings of the trustees of the Methodist Episcopal Church in Lewes, called Bethel, 1846-1901 Family History Library

Records of deaths, marriages, and baptisms of the Lewes Presbyterian Church, Lewes, Delaware, 1737-1856 Family History Library

Records of the United Presbyterian Churches of Lewes, Indian River and Cool Spring, Delaware, 1756-1855 : including gravestone inscriptions after index Family History Library

Records of the parish of St. Peter's Church, Lewes, Delaware, 1728-1925 Family History Library

Register and index of Groome Memorial Methodist Protestant Church, Lewes, Delaware, 1908-1940 Family History Library

Register of Bethel M. E. Church, Lewes Del., 1860-1933 Family History Library

Session minutes of the Lewes, Collspring, & Indian River congregations of the Presbyterian Church Sussex Co., Del., 1756-1848 Family History Library

Lewes Death Records

1861-1933 Delaware Death Records Ancestry online

Delaware church records : a collection of baptisms, marriages, deaths and other records and tombstone inscriptions, from 1686-1880; five important religious groups: Baptist, Episcopal, Methodist, Presbyterian and Quaker with historical sketches of the churches or groups ... Family History Library

Delaware, Death Records, 1913-1980 Delaware Public Archives

Delaware, Death Records, 1974-present Delaware Office of Vital Statistics

Records of deaths, marriages, and baptisms of the Lewes Presbyterian Church, Lewes, Delaware, 1737-1856 Family History Library

Lewes Histories and Genealogies

History of Lewes, Delaware Ancestry online

History of Lewes, Delaware : with historical guide to Lewes and vicinity Family History Library

Lewes Immigration Records

Certificate of naturalization stubs, 1915-1927 Family History Library

Citizenship petitions granted or denied, 1930-1958 Family History Library

Declarations of intention, 1907-1958 Family History Library

Naturalization papers, A-Z, for Sussex County, Delaware Family History Library

Petition and record for naturalization, 1907-1958 Family History Library

Lewes Land Records

1677-1947 Delaware Land Records Ancestry online

Deed records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1693-1886; general index, 1682-1949? Family History Library

Land records of Sussex County, Delaware, 1681-1725 Family History Library

Lewes Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware, July 1897 Library of Congress online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware, July 1910 Library of Congress online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware, June 1891 Library of Congress online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware, October 1904 Library of Congress online

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware, October 1922 Library of Congress online

Lewes Marriage Records

1744-1912 Delaware Marriage Records Ancestry online

1806-1933 Delaware Marriage Records Ancestry online

Delaware church records : a collection of baptisms, marriages, deaths and other records and tombstone inscriptions, from 1686-1880; five important religious groups: Baptist, Episcopal, Methodist, Presbyterian and Quaker with historical sketches of the churches or groups ... Family History Library

Delaware, Marriage Records, 1750-1954 Ancestry online

Delaware, Marriage Records, 1913-1970 Delaware Public Archives

Records of deaths, marriages, and baptisms of the Lewes Presbyterian Church, Lewes, Delaware, 1737-1856 Family History Library

Sussex County, Delaware : marriage references 1648-1800 Family History Library

Lewes Newspapers and Obituaries

Cape Gazette 03/11/2016 to Current Genealogy Bank online

Cape Gazette 1993-2021 Small Town Papers online

Cape Gazette, 2001-2009 Google News Archive online

Offline Newspapers for Lewes

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Breakwater Light. (Lewes, Del.) 1871-1890

Lewes Probate Records

1676-1971 Delaware Wills and Probate Records Ancestry online

1683-1947 Delaware Wills and Administrations Ancestry online

Sussex County, Delaware Probate Records, 1680-1800 Ancestry online

Lewes School Records

Cape Henlopen High School yearbook, 1973, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage online

Cape Henlopen High School yearbook, 1973, 1979, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 Classmates online

Lewes High School - Beacon Yearbook (Lewes, DE), 1930, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1940, 1947, 1950, 1952, 1954 E Yearbook online

Lewes High School yearbook, 1930, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1940, 1947, 1950 (Jun), 1952, 1954, 1957, 1963 Classmates online

Lewes High School yearbook, 1930, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1940, 1947, 1950 (Jun), 1952, 1954, 1957, 1963 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage online

Lewes Tax Records

Tax lists of Sussex County, Delaware, before 1767-1850 Family History Library


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