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New Jersey Federal State and Colonial
Census Records Online

New Jersey Federal Census Records: are available for census years: 1790, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1890, 1900, 1910, 1920, & 1930.

The New Jersey Federal Census Records for 1800, 1810 and 1820 were completely lost with the exception of 1800 Cumberland County and an 1820 census for Roxbury, Morris County.

1890 New Jersey Federal Census Records burned in a 1921 fire, with the exception of Jersey City of Hudson County ( partial ).

1890 Veterans and Widows schedules for New Jersey did survive the fire.

The New Jersey State census was taken every ten years on the half-decade year between 1855 and 1915.


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Statewide New Jersey Census Records Available Online




Atlantic County:

Atlantic County was formed in 1837 from Gloucester County, County Seat - Mays Landing

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Bergen County, N.J. Census Records



Burlington County:

Burlington County was formed in 1694 from the Province of West Jersey, County Seat - Mount Holly

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Camden County:

Camden County was formed in 1844 from Gloucester County, County Seat - Camden

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Cape May County:

Cape May County was formed in 1692 from the Province of West Jersey, County Seat - Cape May Court House

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Cumberland County:

Cumberland County was formed in 1748 from Salem County, County Seat - Bridgeton

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Essex County:

Essex County was formed in 1683 from the Province of East Jersey, County Seat - Newark

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Gloucester County:

Gloucester County was formed in 1686 from the Province of West Jersey, County Seat - Woodbury

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Hudson County:

Hudson County was formed in 1840 from Bergen County, County Seat - Jersey City

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Hunterdon County:

Hunterdon County was formed in 1714 from Burlington County, County Seat - Flemington

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Mercer County:

Mercer County was formed in 1838 from portions of Burlington, Hunterdon, Middlesex and Somerset Counties

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Middlesex County:

Middlesex County was formed in 1683 from the Province of East Jersey, County Seat - New Brunswick

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Monmouth County:

Monmouth County was formed in 1683 from the Province of East Jersey, County Seat - Freehold

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Morris County:

Morris County was formed in 1739 from Hunterdon County, County Seat - Morristown

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Mortality Schedules

Substitute Census Records



Ocean County:

Ocean County was formed in 1850 from Monmouth County, County Seat - Toms River

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Mortality Schedules



Passaic County:

Passaic County was formed in 1837 from portions of Bergen and Essex Counties, County Seat - Paterson

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Salem County:

Salem County was formed in 1694 from the Province of West Jersey, County Seat - Salem

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Somerset County:

Somerset County was formed in 1688 from Middlesex County, County Seat - Somerville

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Sussex County:

Sussex County was formed in 1753 from Morris County, County Seat - Morris

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Union County:

Union County was formed in 1857 from Essex County, County Seat - Elizabeth

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Warren County:

Warren County was formed in 1824 from Sussex County, County Seat - Belvidere

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