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Essex County
New Jersey
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Essex County is the second most densely populated county in the state



County Seat is Newark


Surrounding Counties:
Passaic County - north
Bergen County - east
Hudson County - east
Union County - south
Morris County - west

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Municipalities within Essex County

Belleville (township)
Bloomfield (township)
Caldwell (borough)
Cedar Grove (township)
East Orange (city)
Essex Fells (borough)
Fairfield (township)
Glen Ridge (borough)
Irvington (township)
Livingston (township)
Maplewood (township)
Millburn (township)
Montclair (township)
Newark (city)
North Caldwell (borough)
Nutley (township)
Orange (city)
Roseland (borough)
South Orange (village)
Verona (township)
West Caldwell (township)
West Orange (township)






 



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 Site Updates

August 2013: Obit: WILLIAM HAIGHT CHENEY, JOHN MILTON RAND, CHARLES ALBERT SAVAGE, THOMAS BALL, ELWYN GOODALL HOVEY, EDWARD ADDISON LAWRENCE - Transcribed by Kim Mohler
May 2013: Obit: John Hopkins Worcester, Jr., D.D - transcribed by Kim Mohler;
Obit: Eleanor (Pfeiffer) Green - transcribed FOFG
Nov 2012: News-Births: Alice Evelyn Berrien, Son Buermann, Wallace Scudder Perrine; News - Community: Brief History of Caldwell
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  • March 2012: Bio: Aaron Burr; News: George Small's Dog Saves Horse
  • February 2012: Bios - BEACH, Edward N.,
  • Nov 2011: Bradbury - Kinast Marriage Notice
  • Sep 2011: Biographies: BECK, Howard C; GRAETHER, Theodore; HAMBURGER, Frank R.
    Jan 2011: Sick List news item for Thomas Edison; List of Cemeteries



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