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Name of County Date Formed Boundary
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Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Atlantic 1837 Feb 07 Details Burlington none
Bergen 1683 Mar 01 Details Colonial lands Hudson 1840, Passiac 1837
Burlington 1677 May 17 Details Colonial lands Atlantic 1837, Ocean 1850
Camden 1844 Mar 13 Details Gloucester none
Cape May 1692 Nov 12 Details Cumberland none
Cumberland 1748 Jan 19 Details Salem Cape May 1692
Essex 1683 Mar 01 Details Colonial Lands none
Gloucester 1686 May 28 Details Colonial Lands Camden 1844
Hudson 1840 Feb 22 Details Bergen none
Hunterdon 1714 Mar 13 Details Somerset Morris 1739
Mercer 1838 Feb 22 Details Somerset, Middlesex none
Middlesex 1683 Mar 01 Details Colonial lands Mercer 1838, Somerset 1688
Monmouth 1683 Mar 01 Details Colonial Lands Ocean 1850
Morris 1739 Mar 15 Details Hutnerdon Sussex 1857
Ocean 1850 Feb 15 Details Monmouth, Burlington none
Passaic 1837 feb 07 Details Bergen none
Salem 1694 May 17 Details Colonial lands none
Somerset 1688 May 26 Details Middlesex Hunterdon 1714, Mercer 1838
Sussex 1753 May 16 Details Morris Warren 1824
Union 1857 Mar 19 Details Essex none
Warren 1824 Nov 20 Details Sussex none

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