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  • Gloucester County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Gloucester County, New Jersey.= Official Website =The county was named for the city of Gloucester county of Gloucestershire in England.Woodbury, founded in 1683 by Henry Wood, is the oldest municipality in the county. The municipality of National Park hosts the site of the Revolutionary War Battle of Red Bank where Fort Mercer once st...

  • Princeton University

    Princeton University Official Website Wikipedia Princeton University is a private research university located in Princeton, New Jersey, United States. It is one of the eight universities of the Ivy League, and one of the nine Colonial Colleges founded before the American Revolution. Princeton provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural scie...

  • United States House of Representatives from New Jersey

    As described; members of the United States House of Representatives from the State of New Jersey*

  • Union County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Union County, New Jersey. Official Website All of present-day Union County was part of the Elizabethtown Tract, which was purchased in 1664, by English colonists from the Lenape Indians that lived in the area of present-day Elizabeth, New Jersey. Union County was formed on March 19, 1857 and was the last of New Jersey's 21 counties...

  • Warren County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Warren County, New Jersey. Official Website Warren County was incorporated by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on November 20, 1824. The county was named for Joseph Warren, an American Revolutionary War hero of the Battle of Bunker Hill. Adjacent Counties Monroe County, Penn. Sussex County Morris County Hunterdon Co...

  • Mercer County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Mercer County, New Jersey.= Official Website = History Named for Continental Army General Hugh Mercer, who died as a result of wounds received at the Battle of Princeton on January 3, 1777 and founded February 22, 1838, from portions of surrounding counties, Mercer County has a historical impact that reaches back to the pivotal battle...

  • Sussex County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Sussex County, New Jersey. Official Website History As early as 1690, Dutch and French Huguenot colonists from towns along the Hudson River Valley in New York began permanently settling in the Upper Delaware Valley (known as the "Minisink"). The route these Dutch settlers had taken was the path of an old Indian trail and became...

  • Passaic County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Passaic County, New Jersey. Official Website Passaic County was created on February 7, 1837 and was named for the Passaic River. Adjacent Counties Orange County, NY Rockland County, NY Sussex County Bergen County Essex County Morris County Municipalities & Communities Bloomingdale | Clifton | Cooper | Great N...

  • Jersey City, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jersey City, New Jersey.Jersey City is the county seat of Hudson County and lies between the Hudson River and Upper New York Bay to its east and Hackensack River and Newark Bay to its west. Timeline History See Wikipedia for a complete History. 1800s 1802 - Population of Paulus Hook: 13 1804 - Land bought from Cornelius Van Vorst by t...

  • Hudson County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hudson County, New Jersey.= Official website = Overview Hudson County, originally Lenape territory, lies west of the lower Hudson River, which was named for Henry Hudson, the sea captain who explored the area in 1609.Hudson County was originally called Pavonia, the land of the Peacock, after its original owner, the Dutchman Michael Pa...

  • New Jersey with Counties, Towns and Communities Project

    This project is for those that were born, lived and died in the State of New Jersey.

  • Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, New Jersey

    This project is for those interred in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey.The 40 acre cemetery is Newark's oldest cemetery, established in 1844 by the legislature of New Jersey. It is located on 375 Broadway. Notable Interments * Peter Ballantine (1791-1883) - Businessman* Seth Boyden (1788-1870) - Inventor* Joseph P. Bradley (1813-1892) - Associate Justice of the US Supre...

  • Somerset County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Somerset County, New Jersey. Official Website Somerset County is one of America's oldest counties, and is named after the English county of Somerset. The area was first settled in 1681, in the vicinity of Bound Brook, and the county was established by charter on May 22, 1688. Most of the early residents were Dutch. General George ...

  • Newark, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Newark, New Jersey.= Official Website ==History=Newark was settled in 1666 by Connecticut Puritans led by Robert Treat from the New Haven Colony. It was conceived as a theocratic assembly of the faithful, though this did not last for long as new settlers came with different ideas. On October 31, 1693, it was organized as a New Jersey ...

  • Essex County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Essex County, New Jersey.= Official Website = Overview The county is named after Essex, a county in the East of England. Newark, with a population density of 11,458.3 people/square mile, is the largest municipality in the county both in terms of land area (24.19 square miles) and population (277,140), while Caldwell is the smallest in...

  • Upsala College

    Wikipedia Upsala College (UC) was a private college affiliated with the Swedish-American Augustana Synod (later the Augustana Evangelical Lutheran Church) and located in East Orange in Essex County, New Jersey in the United States. Upsala was founded in 1893 in Brooklyn, in New York City, and moved to Kenilworth, and finally to East Orange in 1924. In the 1970s, Upsala considered moving to Wa...

  • New Jersey Nets (NBA)

    History of the New Jersey Nets =The Brooklyn Nets are an American professional basketball team based in New York City. The Nets compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member club of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The team plays its home games at the Barclays Center, located in the borough of Brooklyn. They are one of two NBA teams located in New York City; t...

  • Bergen County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bergen County, New Jersey.= Official Website = History The origin of the name of Bergen County is a matter of debate. It is believed that the county is named for one of the earliest settlements, Bergen, in modern-day Hudson County. However, the origin of the township's name is debated. Several sources attribute the name to Bergen, Nor...

  • Union Cemetery, Lebanon, New Jersey

    This project is for those buried in Union Cemetery, Lebanon, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. This cemetery is actually called Union Cemetery. The Round Valley United Methodist Church sits beside the cemetery but they are not affiliated with this cemetery. There is no Union Cemetery signage. The caretaker is Mike Martins - phone (908) 246-6449. To reach the cemetery, take a left onto Leigh Stree...

  • Hunterdon County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles for anyone who was born, lived or died in Hunterdon County, New Jersey.= Official Website =Hunterdon County was established on March 11, 1714 and was named for Robert Hunter, a colonial governor of New Jersey. Adjacent Counties * Bucks County, Penn. * Warren County * Mercer County * Morris County * Somerset County Municipalities Alexandria Twp. | Bethlehem Twp. | Bloomsbury ...

  • Middlesex County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Middlesex County, New Jersey.= Official Website =The county was primarily settled due to its ideal location near the Raritan River and was established as of March 7, 1683, as part of the Province of East Jersey and was partitioned as of October 31, 1693, into the townships of Piscataway, Perth Amboy, and Woodbridge.=Adjacent Counties...

  • Lakeview Memorial Park, Cinnaminson, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Lakeview Memorial Park, Cinnaminson, Burlington County, New Jersey. Lakeview Memorial Park was incorporated on December 31, 1929. The first burial took place in 1931. As of July 2015, there have been approximately 27,000 interments. Official Website Find a Grave

  • Trenton Jewish Community

    The Jewish community in Trenton, NJ in the early decades of the 20th Century, was a small tight-knit community with several thriving synagogues and seemingly lots of intra-Trenton Jewish marriages.In my wife's case (Barbara Melmed nee Goldstein), I see many Trenton-based surnames appearing over and over (Kohn, Goldstein, Azarchi, Cohen, Sutnick, Urken, Lefkowitz, Troll, Koslow, Habas, Siegel. a...

  • Princeton Theological Seminary

    Wikipedia Princeton Theological Seminary (PTS) is a seminary in Princeton, New Jersey, and the largest of ten seminaries associated with the Presbyterian Church (USA). It is the second-oldest seminary in the United States, founded in 1812 under the auspices of Reverend Dr. Archibald Alexander, the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church, and the College of New Jersey (now Princeton Univers...

  • Titusville Methodist Church Cemetery, Titusville, New Jersey

    This project is for those buried in Titusville Methodist Church Cemetery, Titusville, Mercer County, New Jersey. Find a Grave

  • Salem County New Jersey Families

    Salem County, New Jersey is an area rich in history, yet nearly unknown to most people in the country. Many early American immigrants made Salem County their home before venturing off to other parts of the country.This project was established to help create a pool of collaborators with expertise and interest in Salem County's genealogical history. The goal is to form a unified family tree on Ge...

  • Thomas Edison State University

    Wikipedia Thomas Edison State University, formerly Thomas Edison State College, is a public institution of higher education located in Trenton, New Jersey. One of New Jersey's 11 public universities and colleges, Thomas Edison State University offers degrees at the undergraduate and graduate level. Thomas Edison State College was approved by the New Jersey Board of Education in December 1971, ...

  • The College of New Jersey

    The College of New Jersey The College of New Jersey, abbreviated TCNJ, is a public, coeducational university[5] in the Trenton suburb of Ewing Township, New Jersey, United States. TCNJ was established in 1855 by an act of the New Jersey Legislature. The institution was the first normal school in the state of New Jersey and the fifth in the United States. Originally located in Trenton proper, t...

  • The Real Housewives

    The Real Housewives= The Real Housewives is an American media franchise consisting of several reality television series broadcast on Bravo; they document the lives of several affluent housewives residing in varying regions throughout the United States and internationally. The first version The Real Housewives of Orange County premiered in 2006; its success resulted in spin-off series located in...

  • Burlington County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Burlington County, New Jersey.= Official Website = History Anglo-European records of Burlington County date to 1681, when its court was established in the Province of West Jersey. The county was formed on May 17, 1694, "by the union of the first and second Tenths." The county was named for Bridlington, a town in England. Burlington Co...

  • Lower Valley Union Cemetery, Califon, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Lower Valley Union Cemetery, California, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Burials once located at the Califon Methodist Church Cemetery were moved here when Route 78 was built. The cemetery is also known as Lower Valley Cemetery . Links Find a Grave

  • Stewartsville Cemetery, Stewartsville, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Stewartsville Cemetery, Stewartsville, Warren County, New Jersey. Find a Grave

  • Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa, New Jersey

    This project is for those buried in Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa, Passaic County, New Jersey. Notable Interments Robert Gunn Bremner (1873-1914) - US Congress Gordon Canfield (1898-1972) - US Congress Jim McCormick (1856-1918) - MLB Player John Spencer (1946-2005) - Actor Leon A. "Lee" Viau (1866-1947) - MLB Player Links Official Website Find a Grave Virtual Tour

  • Rutgers University

    Wikipedia Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, /ˈrʌtɡərz/, commonly referred to as Rutgers University, Rutgers, or RU, is an American public research university and the largest institution for higher education in New Jersey. Originally chartered as Queen's College on November 10, 1766, Rutgers is the eighth-oldest college in the United States and one of the nine "Colonial Colleges" fo...

  • Monmouth County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Monmouth County, New Jersey.= Official Website ==History=In 1609, the English navigator, Henry Hudson, and his crew aboard the Dutch vessel Half Moon spotted land in what is now Monmouth County, most likely off Sandy Hook; however, some historical accounts credit this landing to present-day Keansburg. Among the first European settlers...

  • Stevens Institute of Technology

    Wikipedia Stevens Institute of Technology (SIT) is a private, coeducational research university located in Hoboken, New Jersey, United States. The university also has a satellite location in Washington, D.C.. Incorporated in 1870, it is one of the oldest technological universities in the United States, and was the first college in America solely dedicated to mechanical engineering. The campus ...

  • The Pound/Pounds Family Project

    This project is dedicated to the preservation to the history of the Pounds family, which has fathered a number of extensive branches across the United States. The surname Pound was first found in Hampshire where they were granted lands by Wiliam the Conqueror for their assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D. They held a family seat as Lords of the manor of Drayton in that shire. The...

  • Montclair State University

    Wikipedia =Montclair State University is a public doctoral research university (R3) located in the Upper Montclair section of Montclair, at the intersection of the Great Notch area of Little Falls, and the Montclair Heights section of Clifton, in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Montclair State University is the second largest University in New Jersey. As of October 2015, there were 20,465 total e...

  • Rabbinical College of America

    Wikipedia The Rabbinical College of America is a large Chabad Lubavitch Chasidic yeshiva. The Yeshiva is located in Morristown, New Jersey and has trained thousands of Rabbinic students. It is supported by Jewish philanthropists such as David T. Chase, and Ronald Lauder of Estée Lauder Inc. The Yeshiva was founded and is under the direction of Rabbi Moshe Herson. The growth of the Yeshiva col...

  • Rider University

    Wikipedia Rider University is a private, coeducational and nonsectarian university located chiefly in the Lawrenceville section of Lawrence Township in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States. It consists of five academic units: the College of Business Administration, the College of Liberal Arts, Education and Sciences, the College of Continuing Studies, and the Westminster College of the Art...

  • Rowan University

    Wikipedia Rowan University is a public university in Glassboro, New Jersey, United States, with a satellite campus in Camden, New Jersey. The school was founded in 1923 as Glassboro Normal School on a twenty-five acre site donated by the town. The school became New Jersey State Teachers College at Glassboro in the 1930s, and Glassboro State College in 1958. Starting in the 1970s, it grew into ...

  • Saint Peter's University

    Wikipedia Saint Peter's University is a private, coeducational Jesuit Roman Catholic college in the United States. Located in Jersey City, New Jersey, the school was founded as Saint Peter's College in 1872 by the Society of Jesus. Today, Saint Peter's is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. Saint Peter's University offers over 60 undergraduate ...

  • Seton Hall University

    Wikipedia Seton Hall University is a private Roman Catholic university in South Orange, New Jersey, United States. Founded in 1856 by then-Bishop James Roosevelt Bayley and named after his aunt, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, Seton Hall is the oldest diocesan university in the United States. Seton Hall consists of 11 schools and colleges with an undergraduate enrollment of about 5,800 students an...

  • Kean University

    Wikipedia =Kean University is a coeducational, public university located in Union and Hillside, New Jersey, United States. Kean University serves its students in the liberal arts, the sciences, and the professions and is best known for its programs in the humanities and social sciences and in education, graduating the most teachers in the state of New Jersey annually. Kean is also noted for the...

  • Fairleigh Dickinson University

    Wikipedia Fairleigh Dickinson University is a private, coeducational and nonsectarian university founded in 1942. Fairleigh Dickinson University is the first American university to own and operate an international campus and currently offers more than 100 individual degree programs to its students. The school has four campuses, two in New Jersey (United States), and one each in Vancouver, Briti...

  • Drew University

    Wikipedia =----------------------------Drew University is a coeducational private university located in Madison, New Jersey, in the United States. Drew has been nicknamed the "University in the Forest" because of the serenity of its wooded 186-acre campus (753,000 m2) when compared to the busy suburban area surrounding the school. As of 2015, 2,113 students are pursuing degrees at the universit...

  • Scottish Ancestor - Emigrant to the American Colonies, Canada and Jamaica

    Highlanders and Lowlanders The Scots are not to be confused with the Scotch-Irish, who were Ulster Irish and emigrated from Ireland Scotch-Irish Americans and not in not this Project - We are tracing our ancestors who were born in Scotland and emigrated directly from Scotland to the American Colonies, Canada, and Jamaica. Large-scale emigration from Scotland to America began in the 1700s after ...

  • Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, New Jersey

    This project is for those buried in Princeton Cemetery, located on 29 Greenview Avenue, Princeton, New Jersey. From the Nassau Church website: Established in 1757, the Princeton Cemetery is owned and operated by the Nassau Presbyterian Church (formerly First Presbyterian Church) and is located near the center of town. It is still an active graveyard and welcomes inquiries for burials in a gra...

  • Presbyterian Burial Ground, Middletown, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in the Presbyterian Burial Ground, Middletown, Monmouth County, New Jersey. The burying grounds are the oldest in Monmouth County, established circa 1684. Oldest headstone: James Bowne, died March 14, 1750. John Bowne established a meeting house on the property, with the yard used as a community burial ground. Also known as the Historic Presbyterian Ce...

  • Edington Family New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio

    Note: While using ANY genealogical website or program...please be informed that ANY possible family connections are NOT valid until they can be verified with documentation. This Edington clan has been hard to trace and document - where I and others feel should be investigated more I have put "Questionable" in the suffix box - this is especially done if conflicing data has been given over the ye...

  • Morris County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Morris County, New Jersey.= Official Website =Morris County was created on March 15, 1739 and was named for the Governor of the Province of New Jersey, Colonel Lewis Morris.The county was the site of the winter camp of the Continental Army after the Battles of Trenton and Princeton during the winter of 1777, as well as another winter ...

  • Second English Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Amwell, New Jersey

    This project is for those buried in Second English Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Amwell, New Jersey. Located on 37 Mt. Airy Village Road, it is also known as Mt. Airy Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • New Amsterdam - Research & Bibliography

    new on required * The Holland Society of New York , New York, NY ~• The server can not find the requested page * Society of Daughters of Holland Dames , Baltimore, MD* New Netherland Museum , Albany, NY* Colonial Albany Social History Project , New York State Museum, NY

  • Early Families of Fenwick's Colony / Cumberland County, New Jersey

    The earliest permanent settlements in Cumberland County were along the Cohansey River. Between 1680 and 1700, settlers had begun to carve out of the South Jersey wilderness a home for themselves and their families.Meaningful permanent settlement in what is now called Cumberland County dates from 1675 when John Fenwick purchased his tenth of West New Jersey from Lord John Berkeley . Fenwick esta...

  • Pennington Cemetery, Pennington, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Pennington Cemetery, Pennington, Mercer County, New Jersey. The cemetery is located directly behind the Pennington Presbyterian Cemetery, it is separated by a chain link fence, and is not affiliated with the church. The entrance is on East Delaware Avenue. Find a Grave

  • Cape May County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of thosew ho were born, lived or died in Cape May County, New Jersey.= Official Website = Overview Cape May County is the southernmost county in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Much of the county is located on the Cape May Peninsula, bounded by the Delaware Bay to the west, and the Atlantic Ocean to the south and east. Adjacent to the Atlantic coastline are five barrier island...

  • West Jersey Proprietors

    Since April 1688* The Proprietors of the Gloucester Tenth* have met annually on this spot* to elect members to represent them* in the Council of * the General Proprietors of * the Western Division of New JerseyThe goal of this project is to showcase the original proprietors of West Jersey.==background==From Wikipedia "The Dutch defeated New Sweden in 1655. Settlement of the West Jersey area by ...

  • Salem County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Salem County, New Jersey. Official Website History European settlement began with English colonists in the seventeenth century, who were settling both sides of the Delaware River. They established a colonial court in the area in 1681, but Salem County was first formally organized within West Jersey on May 17, 1694, from the Salem...

  • Descendants of Founders of New Jersey

    From The Descendants of Founders of New Jersey :>A list of qualifying ancestors is below. The list is not exhaustive, and membership is not limited to descent from one of the names listed.>Instead, the names are presented as a starting off point for potential members who may already be able to document descent from one or more of the individuals previously certified as Founders.For more informa...

  • Old Bethlehem Presbyterian Churchyard, Grandin, New Jersey

    This project is for those buried in The Old Bethlehem Presbyterian Churchyard, Grandin, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. From Find a Grave : This old cemetery is located across the street from the Bethlehem Presbyterian Church and Cemetery. It is adjacent to the Union Cemetery and surrounded by a stone wall. The Old Bethlehem Presbyterian Churchyard cemetery, also known as Grandin Cemetery, is ...

  • The Alliance Colony

    This project focuses on the Jewish families who settled at Alliance Colony in Vineland, New Jersey and the surrounding communities including Brotmanville, Rosenhayn, Carmel, and Norma. The First Settlers of Alliance, NJ, who arrived in 1882: Eli & Ethel Abramowitz, Eli & Feigeh Bakerman , Moses & Ethel Bayuk , Abraham & Channah Leah Berman , William & Beckie Cohen , Hersh & Jennie Coltun , Jos...

  • Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery, Edison, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Saint James Episcopal Church Cemetery, Edison, Middlesex County, New Jersey. The cemetery is located on 2136 Woodbridge Avenue and is also known as Piscatawaytown Burial Ground , White Church Cemetery and Saint James Church Piscatawaytown Burial Grounds . Notable Burials Bvt. Maj. Gen. Thomas Swords (1806-1886) - Union Links Find a Grave

  • St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Greenwich Twp., Warren County, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Greenwich Township, Warren County, New Jersey. Located on 1213 US 22, just south of Phillipsburg, the cemetery is also known as Straw Church Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • Rosedale Cemetery, Montclair, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Rosedale Cemetery, located on 408 Orange Road, Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey. Rosedale Cemetery is a private cemetery and crematory located in Orange, Montclair and West Orange. Although open to the public, the cemetery has strict regulations on photography of any kind and the publishing of same. A release is required from the cemetery office f...

  • Rural Hill Cemetery, Whitehouse, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Rural Hill Cemetery, located on Old Highway 28, White House, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Find a Grave NJ GenWeb

  • Riverside Cemetery, Clinton, New Jersey

    This project is for those who are buried in Riverside Cemetery, located on 89 Center Street, Clinton, Hunterdon, County, New Jersey. Notable Interments George Papanicolaou (1883-1962) - Medical Pioneer Foster McGowan Voorhees (1856-1927) - New Jersey Governor Links Find a Grave

  • Camden City, New Jersey

    In a dream I saw a city invincible...The City of Camden has been the county seat of Camden County, New Jersey since the county was formed on 13 March 1844. The city had been incorporated on 13 February 1828. However the initial European attempts at settlement in the vicinity of present day Camden can be traced back to 1626.Please feel free to add profiles of any and all persons who were born, l...

  • New Jersey in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from New Jersey who served in the Union Army.

  • Branford, Connecticut and Newark, New Jersey Founders and Descendants

    Newark, NJ founders from Branford (New Haven) and Milford as well as Founders of Branford, CT. Plan to add Elizabeth, NJ Founders soon.==Founders of Branford= The list below is composed of families who were the first settlers in 1644 or came by 1667 when the New Plantation Covenant was signed after the migration to Newark, New Jersey. In cases where fathers and sons were both here during that p...

  • Original Associates of Elizabethtown, New Jersey

    Elizabethtown, New Jersey became a formal settlement in 1664. Elizabethtown was the first permanent English community in New Jersey, and is now known as Elizabeth, New Jersey.Profiles to be added to this project are the Elizabethtown Associates, 1664-1699. The following is an alphabetized list of associates. Those with an * beside their name are the associates known to have been in Elizabethtow...

  • New Lebanon Reformed Church Cemetery, Lebanon, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those interred in the New Lebanon Reformed Church Cemetery, Lebanon, Hunterdon County, New Jersey.The cemetery has been known as Dutch Reformed Churchyard, Elmwood Cemetery and Lebanon Reformed Church Cemetery New .When the Lebanon Reformed Church burned down, they rebuilt their church in a different area of town, that is why there are two cemeteries with the same name.Th...

  • Quakers of New Jersey: "Shield" Passengers (1678)

    Scope of Project ===To build a single, validated and documented for passengers of "The Shield," which sailed from Stockton, England to Burlington, New Jersey in Dec. 1677. Many of the passengers were Quakers (members of the Society of Friends).== Related Projects ==* === Overview ===from: favorable accounts written home by the first settlers in West Jersey stimulated immigration and soon there ...

  • Quakers of New Jersey: "Kent" Passengers (1677)

    Quakers of New Jersey: "Kent" Passengers (1677)=== Scope of Project ===To build single, validated and documented Master Profiles for passengers of The Kent , which sailed from London, England to Chygoes Island, now Burlington, New Jersey in Dec. 1677. Many of the passengers were Quakers (members of the Society of Friends).== Related Projects ==* Overview ===from: , 1677— The ship Kent arrives i...

  • Notables of Freehold Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey

    This project aims to document notable residents of Freehold.From Freehold Township Heritage Society » Freehold History This land was first sighted by European Venetian John Cabot while sailing along the coast in 1498. The Lenni Lenape Indians originally inhabited the area called Freehold Township.It wasn’t until September 1609 that the first European actually set foot at Sandy Hook.  The Dutch ...

  • Native American Tribes- State of New Jersey

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  • New Jersey Civil War units

    List of New Jersey Civil War units === Infantry ==* 1st New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment* 2nd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment* 3rd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment* 4th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment* 5th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment* 6th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment* 7th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment* 8th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Reg...

  • Finn's Point National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Finn's Point National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in Pennsville Township, Salem County, New Jersey, United States. Find a Grave

  • Italian Immigrants in Camden New Jersey

    A place to keep track of the Italian families that made their home in Camden New Jersey.* Anecleto (sp.?) Mignone/Magnone- Father Domenico Mignone in Cempaloni (sp?)*Ciriaco Magnone- 420 Pine St., Camden* Angelo Di Fronzo* Rafaelle Di Fronzo

  • Commercial Traders of Puerto Rico and the West Indies or Comerciante de Puerto Rico y de Indias

    A place to create an overview of the Import/Export Trade of the Island of Puerto Rico and other trade partners of the West Indies (Domincan Republic, Venezuela, Barbados, Virgin Islands, Hispanola, etc.) and a collection of the movers and shakers and deal makers. Please, feel free to collaborate and join and add pertaining profiles.

  • Jews of New Jersey

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from New Jersey .* Trenton Jewish Community

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  • Cumberland County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cumberland County, New Jersey.= Official Website =Cumberland County is named for Prince William, Duke of Cumberland. The county was formally created from portions of Salem County as of January 19, 1748. Adjacent Counties * Atlantic County * Gloucester County * Cape May County * Kent County, Delaware * Salem County Municipalities & Tow...

  • Camden County, New Jersey

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Camden County, New Jersey.= Official Website =The county was formed on March 13, 1844, from portions of Gloucester County. The county was named for Charles Pratt, 1st Earl Camden , a British judge, civil libertarian, and defender of the American cause. Adjacent Counties * Burlington County * Atlantic County * Gloucester County * Phila...

  • United States Senators from New Jersey

    United States Senators from New JerseyList of United States Senators from New Jersey (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) of United States Senators from New Jersey (with wikipedia links)

  • Beverly National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Beverly National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located in the city of Beverly, in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States. Find a Grave

  • State of New Jersey

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . = New Jersey is a state in the Northeastern and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. It is bordered on the north and east by New York, on the southeast and south by the Atlantic Ocean, on the west by Pennsylvania, and on the southwest by Delaware. New Jersey is the fourth-smallest state but the 11th-most populous and the most densely populated of...

  • New Germantown Cemetery, Oldwick, New Jersey

    This project is for those interred in the New Germantown Cemetery, Oldwick, Hunterdon County, New Jersey.The cemetery has also been known as Oldwick Cemetery and is in Tewksbury Township on Joliet Street. Notable Interments *Walter E. Hansgen (1919-1966) - Professional Auto Racer Links Find a Grave

  • Battle of Turtle Gut Inlet, June 29, 1776

    Battle of Turtle Gut Inlet, June 29, 1776: : May, New Jersey: Navy: Barry: Wickes: Hallock: As of 3/21/2020 there are no Articles on Capt. Hallock: however, there are mentions of him in the following:

  • Boudinot by Way of New Brunswick, New Jersey

    Boudinot by Way of New Brunswick, New Jersey=A project for Boudinot descendants who are part of the New Brunswick, New Jersey line of the family.

  • Pioneers of Old Hopewell, New Jersey

    Please add your pioneer and notable ancestors of Hopewell to this project. Collaborators, feel free to update the page, add resources, documents, images ...==origins==Hopewell’s first inhabitants were Lenapes, an Algonquin tribe who welcomed Europeans because they needed protection from other Indians. Their Hopewell villages were Wissamonson [Woodbridge] and Minnepenasson [Stoutsburg].  New Jer...

  • 22nd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry

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