New Jersey Genealogy

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US TERRITORY OR
COLONY SETTLED

1664

STATEHOOD

1787

AVAILABLE STATE CENSUSES
(OR SIMILAR)

1855, 1865, 1875, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915

FIRST FEDERAL CENSUS

1800 (Cumberland Co. only); 1830

PUBLIC-LAND OR
STATE-LAND STATE

State

BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS
BEGIN

1848

MARRIAGE RECORDS
BEGIN

1848

CONTACT FOR VITAL RECORDS

New Jersey Department
of Health
Bureau of Vital Statistics
and Registration

Box 370
Trenton, NJ 08625
(866) 649-8726

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