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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
1714, formed in West Jersey including from part of Burlington County; 1739, part formed into Morris County; 1838, part formed into Mercer County with more being added in 1839; 1844, Hopewell twp. returned from Mercer County and Tewksbury twp. to Somerset County; 1845, Hopewell twp. back to Mercer County and Tewksbury twp. from Somerset County; 1965, Somerset boundary clarified.
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*1714, formed in West Jersey including from part of [[Burlington_County,_New_Jersey|Burlington]] County; 1739, part formed into [[Morris_County,_New_Jersey|Morris ]]County; 1838, part formed into [[Mercer_County,_New_Jersey|Mercer]] County with more being added in 1839; 1844, Hopewell twp. returned from Mercer County and Tewksbury twp. to [[Somerset_County,_New_Jersey|Somerset ]]County; 1845, Hopewell twp. back to Mercer County and Tewksbury twp. from Somerset County; 1965, Somerset boundary clarified.
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 22:56, 20 December 2008

United States  > New Jersey > Hunterdon County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1714, formed in West Jersey including from part of Burlington County; 1739, part formed into Morris County; 1838, part formed into Mercer County with more being added in 1839; 1844, Hopewell twp. returned from Mercer County and Tewksbury twp. to Somerset County; 1845, Hopewell twp. back to Mercer County and Tewksbury twp. from Somerset County; 1965, Somerset boundary clarified.

Boundary Changes

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Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

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Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

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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