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Exploration Of Cape May

New Jersey 02 Mar 2014
      Cape May was actually discovered in 1609 by Sir Henry Hudson. However, in 1620, the same year the Pilgrims landed on Plymouth Rock, Captain Cornelius Jacobsen Mey explored New Jersey and the Delaware Bay area. He declared the climate of these fruitful lands as good as his hom...
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Monmouth County Links

New Jersey 11 Feb 2014
Monmouth County Archives http://co.monmouth.n...age.aspx?ID=126   Monmouth County Historical Society http://www.monmouthhistory.org/
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New Jersey Blues

New Jersey 02 Mar 2014
From The Hereditary Register of the United States of America Published by The Hereditary Register Publications 444 West Camelback Rd., Suite 305, Phoenix, AZ 85013 Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 77-82348         The Ancient and Honourable Order of the Jersey Blues w...
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The Settlers Of East New Jersey

New Jersey 09 Feb 2014
To the province of East Jersey the settlers brought a strong spirit of political and religious independence. Whether they came from Massachusetts, the Connecticut Valley, from the "shore" communities of Long Island, or from the Calvinistic centers of England and Scotland, they were filled with th...
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Historical Society, Camden County

New Jersey 22 Mar 2014
Camden County Historical Society: https://www.facebook...storicalSociety
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New Jersey Societies

New Jersey 11 Feb 2014
Master link list and information about New Jersey Historical and Genealogical Societies
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New Jersey Counties

County Date Mentor
Atlantic 1837 Susan
Bergen 1683  
Burlington 1694  
Camden 1844  
Cape May 1692 Susan
Cumberland 1748 Susan
Essex 1683 Ronald
Gloucester 1686  
Hudson 1840  
Hunterdon 1714 Ronald
Mercer 1838  
Middlesex 1683  
Monmouth 1683
Morris 1739  
Ocean 1850  
Passaic 1837  
Salem 1694  
Somerset 1688 Ronald
Sussex 1753 Ronald
Union 1857  
Warren 1824