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Philadelphia Inquirer
Philadelphia Inquirer
Contributed by Harrison

Description: Milton High School to get New Principal

Date: June 29 1909

Newspaper published in: Philadelphia

Page/Column: Sussex County snapshots

Milton, Del., June 29, 1909:
Professor Alex Harrington of Frederica has been elected principal of the Milton High School.

[ Alexander L. Harrington was born Kent county, Delaware 1876 the last of nine children of Benjamin and Mary Sarah Sequies, a farm family residing near Kenton. His mother was born in New York while his father was born in Delaware. Alexander married Ida V. Wooters, born in 1872,the 4th of five children,of William and Martha Wooters, residing in Denton, Maryland. The wedding took place 27 April 1904.
Alex and Ida had five children, Virginia, Martha, Dorothy, Abraham and Alexander, L. Jr. The school teacher Alexander eventually moved to Seaford where he retired after his teaching career. The family may have had a laundry business in Seaford in the 1930's. ]

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