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Special Collections and University Archives:

Genealogical Society of New Jersey

Cemetery Records
 New Jersey Cemetery Records
  Transcribed inscriptions from over 800 cemeteries
 Master File of New Jersey Gravestone Inscriptions
  16 file drawers of cards with transcribed inscriptions

Family Records
 Bible and Family Records
  Over 5,250 records, primarily pre-1850
 Emigrant Register
  Data on NJ residents who emigrated from NJ
 Genealogical Society of New Jersey General Collection
  Miscellaneous family notes, compilations, and correspondence
 Helen P. Alleman/Patricia A. Weibezahl Collection
  Materials on Families in northwestern New Jersey
 Warren P. Coon Collection
  Families of Sussex and Warren Counties
 John P. Dornan Collection
  Families of southern New Jersey
  incomplete abstracts of Quaker meeting records
 D. Stanton Hammond Collection
  excerpts primarily from 19th century records (Paterson, Passaic Co.)
 Esther Serviss Collection
  Materials on central NJ families
 Albert L. Stokes Collection
  Correspondence on over 50 Middlesex Co. families
 Collections on Specific Families
  Berrien, Bloomfield, Drake, Gulick, Mead, Meeker, Selover, Van Duyn

New Jersey State Society, Daughters of the American Revolution

DAR State Library
  over 600 bound volumes
County Marriage Records
Will Abstracts

Special Collections

Family Records
 RUL Family Records Collection
 RUL Genealogical Collection
 Charles Carroll Gardner Collection
  notes on Essex, Union and Morris Co. Families early 1800’s
 James A. Murray Collection
  materials on the Hart Family and allied lines
 Family and Personal Papers
Church and Synagogue Records

Local Government Record
 records are most extensive for Middlesex County

State Tax Records
 New Jersey Tax Ratables
  microfilmed by county and place

Census Records
 US Census for New Jersey Mortality Schedules
  1850 - 1880 at ten year intervals

Newspaper Extracts of Vital Statistics
 New Brunswick newspaper extracts 1795-1865 incomplete

University Archives
 Biographical Files
  Rutgers alumni pre-1956

Alexander Library

 New Jersey Census Records
  US Census for New Jersey
  State Census for New Jersey

New Jersey County Records
 Burlington and Middlesex Counties: Probate Records

Maryland County Records
 Kent County: Land Records and Probate Records

Connecticut Town Records
 Danbury: Probate Packets
 Danbury: Probate Registers
 Danbury: Deed Books
 Fairfield: Deed Books and Indexes
 Fairfield: Probate Packets
 Fairfield: Probate Registers
 Newtown: Deed Books
 Newtown: Probate Registers
 Norwalk: Probate Registers
 Stafford: Probate Packets
 Stamford: Probate Registers
 Stratford: Probate Registers
 Windham: Probate Registers

Selected Printed Sources

Genealogical Research Guides and Dictionaries
Compiled Genealogies
Genealogical Magazines and Indexes
Biographical Sources
County and Local Histories
Newspaper Bibliographies
Geographical Aids
Immigration Lists and Indexes
Naturalization Records
Military Service and Pension Records
Marriage Records
Family Bible Records
Church Records and Histories
Censuses and Census Indexes
City and County Directories
Land Records
Tax Records
Probate Records
Cemetery Guides
Directories of Historical Organizations, Manuscript Repositories
and County Records Offices
Guides to Other Genealogical Collections

Microfilmed City Directories

New Jersey
Jersey City, Paterson and Newark
Madison and Chatham
Perth Amboy
Monmouth County and its Cities
Camden City
Camden and Gloucester Counties
Cumberland County


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