New Castle Mutual Insurance Company (Del.).

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The New Castle County Mutual Insurance Company was incorporated on February 6, 1849, as a mutual fire insurance company in Wilmington, Del. Its first president was James Canby. It was later renamed the New Castle Mutual Insurance Company. On June 15, 1962, it absorbed the Kent County Mutual Insurance Company by merger. The latter firm had been incorporated in February 1847, with Samuel M. Harrington as president.

From the description of Minute books, 1828-1962 (bulk 1849-1962). (Hagley Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122579323

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creatorOf New Castle Mutual Insurance Company (Del.). Minute books, 1828-1962 (bulk 1849-1962). Hagley Museum & Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.)
Kent County (Del.)
New Castle County (Del.)
Chesapeake Bay
Fire insurance
Insurance companies
Steamboat lines

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Active 1828

Active 1962

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