Slavery in Delaware - Slavery in the North
SLAVERY in DELAWARE. ... as the Quakers, who were a dominant force in the northern end of the state, turned firmly against slave-owning, and the Methodists, one of the more egalitarian sects, gained numbers in the state's southern end. ... In the early 1800s, 60 percent of Delaware's enslaved lived in units of 5 or fewer. Delaware had ...
DA: 56 PA: 76 MOZ Rank: 84