Cumberland County, New Jersey Genealogy

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 22:23, 20 December 2008

United States  > New Jersey > Cumberland County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1748, formed from Salem County; 1763, boundary clarified with Salem County; 1822, Cape May boundary clarified and water boundary defined; 1844, part of Maurice River twp. to Cape May Upper twp. and returned in 1845; 1846, water boundary further clarified; 1867, Pittsgrove twp. from Salem County and returned in 1868; 1878, part of Maurice twp. to Cape May County Upper twp.; 1891, part of Maurice River twp. to Cape May County Dennis twp.; 1892, part of Landis twp. to Gloucester County Franklin twp. and returned in 1897.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References