Gunning Bedford, Sr.
12th Governor of Delaware
From New Castle, Delaware
Lt. Colonel in Col. John Haslet's Regiment 1776
Prothonotary for New Castle County 1777
Member of the Continental Congress 1783-1786
Attorney General of Delaware 1784
Register of Wills 1788
First United States District Judge 1789
Born: April 7, 1742 Died: September 28, 1797
(2nd Governor to die in Office)
Wife: Mary Read
Artist: Ellen L. B. Wendell, 1898?