Dr. Charles Greenbury Ridgely: Member Colonial and State Legislative Assemblies; Delagate First State Constitutional Convention 1776. Nicholas Ridgely (the younger): Member of Convention that ratified Federal Constitution 1787; Delegate Second State Constitutional Convention 1791-1792; Attorney General 1791-1801; Chancellor of Delaware 1801-1830. Henry Moore Ridgely: Three times Secretary of State of Delaware; Representative in Congress 1811-1815; United States Senator 1827-1829. Edward Ridgely: Jurist. Secretary of State of Delaware 1859-1863.