Cumberland County, New Jersey Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*1748, formed from [[Salem_County,_New_Jersey|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.
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*1748, formed from [[Salem County, New Jersey|Salem]] County
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*1763, boundary clarified with [[Salem_County,_New_Jersey|Salem]] County
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*1822, [[Cape_May_County,_New_Jersey|Cape May]] County boundary clarified and water boundary defined
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*1844, part of Maurice River twp. to [[Cape_May_County,_New_Jersey|Cape May]] County's Upper twp. and returned in 1845
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*1846, water boundary further clarified
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*1867, Pittsgrove twp. from [[Salem_County,_New_Jersey|Salem]] County and returned in 1868
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*1878, part of Maurice twp. to [[Cape_May_County,_New_Jersey|Cape May]] County's Upper twp.
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*1891, part of Maurice River twp. to [[Cape_May_County,_New_Jersey|Cape May]] County's Dennis twp.
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*1892, part of Landis twp. to [[Gloucester_County,_New_Jersey|Gloucester]] County's Franklin twp. and returned in 1897.
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

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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 County boundary clarified and water boundary defined
  • 1844, part of Maurice River twp. to Cape May County's 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's Upper twp.
  • 1891, part of Maurice River twp. to Cape May County's Dennis twp.
  • 1892, part of Landis twp. to Gloucester County's 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