• Georgetown is also known as: Sussex County / Georgetown town.

  • Georgetown tourist attractions include: 16 Mile Brewing Company.


  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Sussex Countian.


According to 2010 census figures, the population of the town is 6,422, an increase of 38.3% over the previous decade. It is the county seat of Sussex County. Georgetown is part of the Seaford, Delaware, Micropolitan Statistical Area. Prior to Georgetown's position as the county seat of Sussex County it was located in Lewes on the Delaware Bay. Dutch colonists had set up Delaware's first colony there in 1631 and it remained the only significant settlement in Delaware for some time. When William Penn established the three lower counties of Pennsylvania, which are now Delaware, Lewes was the natural choice for the location of the Sussex County's Seat of Justice. Sussex County itself was not well defined until after 1760 when a dispute between William Penn's family and Frederick Calvert, 6th Baron Baltimore was finally settled after intervention from the Crown. This dispute had the effect of delaying discussion over an appropriate county seat while the more important argument over the county's borders continued. Earlier Charles Calvert, 5th Baron Baltimore had argued that the county ended with Lewes, while Penn's sons...

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Georgetown Obituaries

It was written on February 18th, 2012 that George A Sr Hine passed on in Georgetown, Delaware.  Hine was 89 years old and was born in Phoenixville, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor George A Sr's life.

It was noted on November 3rd, 1985 that Maud S Crane died in Georgetown, Delaware.  Crane was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Maud S's life.

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Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium

Owned and operated by S. Keith Parsell, the Parsell Funeral Homes are dedicated to providing care and compassion in your time of need.We opened the first crematory in Sussex and Kent Counties, Delaware, to be owned and operated by a licensed...

Parsell Atkins & Lodge Funeral

This chapel has the capacity to handle three simultaneous visitations, or it can be opened‚ into a room that will accommodate 400. Parking for 100 automobiles, as well as street parking is available. The facility is decorated with a mix of...

Watson Funeral Home Incorporated

Jerry D. Watson has been in the funeral business in Eldorado as the owner and operator of Watson Funeral Home since March, 1974. Sean D. Watson joined the family firm in 1990 after his graduation from SIU College of Mortuary Science. Jerry and...

William V Sipple & Son

Wm. V. Sipple & Son is a 5th generation family memorial business founded in 1869. We are committed to providing the families we serve with the finest products and workmanship possible. Based in Milford, Delaware, we have numerous locations on...

Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium
307 N Bedford St
Georgetown, DE 19947
Short Funeral Services Incorporated
609 E Market St
Georgetown, DE 19947

Georgetown Funeral Home News

OBITUARY: Eleanor Norris Wright, 83
Lewes, DE 19958; the Delaware Community Fund Foundation Starrlight Fund, 36 The Circle, Georgetown, DE 19947 ... Arrangements are by Matthews-Bryson Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Smyrna.

Beyond the Call of Duty
During the funeral of Michael Monsoor ... died 1951, a U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel, attended Georgetown University foreign service school, Washington D.C. officers training school, WWII staff officer and personal aide to General Matthew Ridgeway, 82nd ...

Truck driver in No.19 tragedy was free of alcohol police sources
A large crowd gathered for the funeral which took place at her home at Main Street ... Patricia Asgarally, 28, of Albion; Orlando De Mattos, 35, of Manchester; Salina Juman, 46, of Burn Bush Dam, Canje; Janet Pearly Baker, 44, of Warren, No. 19 ...–police-sources/

Canada into women's eight final at rowing worlds
Montreal's Andreanne Morin, Darcy Marquardt of Richmond, B.C., Ashley Brzozowicz of London, Krista Guloien of Port Moody, B.C., Regina's Rachelle de Jong, Winnipeg's Janine Hanson, Cristy Nurse of Georgetown ... in New Zealand. Funeral held for U.S ...

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