Cape May County, New Jersey

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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
 [http://www.cmcmuseum.org/ Cape County Historical Museum and Genealogical Society]  
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*[http://www.cmcmuseum.org/ Cape County Historical Museum and Genealogical Society]  
 
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*[http://www.cmclibrary.org/Default.asp Cape May County Library]  
[http://www.cmclibrary.org/Default.asp  Cape May County Library]  
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*[http://www.capemayhistory.org/ Greater Cape May Historical Society]
 
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[http://www.capemayhistory.org/  Greater Cape May Historical Society]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 20:28, 12 October 2008

United States  > New Jersey > Cape May County

Contents

County Courthouse

 Cape May County Courthouse

History

Parent County

Boundary Changes

1685, court set up; 1692, county given boundaries in West Jersey; 1694, boundaries changed to transfer Great Egg Harbor area to Gloucester County; 1710, boundary changed; 1822, boundary with Cumberland County clarified; 1844, part of Cumberland County added; 1845, 1844 part of Cumberland County returned; 1846, coastal boundary established; 1878, part of Maurice River twp., Cumberland Co., added to Upper twp., Cape May County; 1891, part of Maurice River twp., Cumberland Co., added to Dennis twp., Cape May Co.; 1906, coastal boundary established.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

 Cape May City

 Cape May Point

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References