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AuthorSchenck, John Van Neste
Date Created1872
DescriptionHistory of church begins with a history of settlement by Dutch immigrants from established settlements of former New Netherlands, beginning in 1695. Describes native inhabitants and the deeds obtained...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
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AuthorThompson, Henry P. (Henry Post)
Date Created1882
DescriptionHistory of the church, originally known as North Branch Reformed Church. Relates controversy between early Somerset County Reformed churches at Raritan (now Somerville) and Millstone (now...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
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Date Created1921
DescriptionIn 1921, the Trust Company of New Jersey opened a new office tower near the original Dutch village boundaries of Bergen Square. This booklet traces the history separating that farming community with...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
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AuthorWilliams, C. S.; Irving, Washington
Date Created1911
DescriptionDetailed listing of marriages and children descending from the 1666 marriage of Joris Jansen (of Hoorn) and Maria Rutgers (of Amersfoort). Introduction and early entries describe communities in...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930)
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AuthorFrelinghuysen, Frederick T. (Frederick Theodore); Terhune, Edward Payson
Date Created1907
DescriptionRecord of addresses presented during anniversary celebration. Includes a history of the Sunday Schools, and biographical notes on the founding members. Also includes poems and greetings from clergy...
Time PeriodThe Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)
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AuthorFernow, Berthold
Date Created1898
DescriptionBeginning with a comparison of Native American and European naming customs, this booklet discusses the derivations of the patronymics found in the index to the "Records of New Amsterdam." Several of...
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Date Created1909
DescriptionHistory of Hudson River crossings, from the Dutch periaugers of colonial times, through the first ferries and eventually Fulton's steamboats, up to the opening of the McAdoo train tunnels which are...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
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AuthorVan Winkle, Daniel
Date Created1913
Description300 page genealogical listing of Van Winkle family in America, with name index, compiled by Jersey City historian David Van Winkle. Entries list only birth, death and marriage information, without...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), Expansion and Reform (1801-1861), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820), The Industrial Revolution (1870-1900)
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AuthorSmock, John C. (John Conover)
Date Created1922
DescriptionTraces descendants for Hendrick Matthyse Smock and Guertje Harmens, from their immigration from Netherlands and settlement in New Utrecht, NY (now part of Brooklyn). Record of marriages and births for...
Time PeriodColonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820)
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AuthorSteele, Richard H. (Richard Holloway)
Date Created1867
DescriptionHistory of the church, founded in 1717, reviewed through the record of its pastors, with introductory section describing general history of the state and of the Dutch Reformed Church. Documents from...
Time PeriodCivil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877)