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Salem County in the Revolution

Frank H. Stewart

Salem County in the Revolution

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Published by Salem County Historical Society in Salem, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New Jersey -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.,
  • Salem County (N.J.) -- History -- 18th century.

  • Edition Notes

    RNJ 80606

    StatementFrank H. Stewart.
    SeriesVol. 4 #2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination115 p. :
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20940091M

    SALEM COUNTY Salem County was a part of the land embraced in Fenwick's Colony which extended from Oldman's Creek to Cohan, sick or Cohansey Creek. It was originally settled by a company of English from New Haven, Connecticut, under the leadership of Theophilus Eaton.


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Excerpts from the book Fenwick’s Colony published in observance of New Jersey’s Tercentenary Year – by the Salem County Tercentenary Committee. “That They Might Enjoy the Blessings of Freedom.” The peaceful Salem colonists were first aroused from their labors by the advent of the Revolutionary War in the year Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stewart, Frank H., Salem County in the Revolution.

Camden, N.J., Print. by Sinnickson Chew. Salem County in the Revolution, Unknown Binding – January 1, by Frank H Stewart (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Salem County in the Revolution by Frank H. Stewart,Print. by Sinnickson Chew & sons co. edition, in EnglishPages: Full text of "The Salem book: records of the past and glimpses of the present" See other formats. Salem, MA Military History “Salem has a rich military history that stretches all the way back to the Seventeenth Century, and continues on today.

Salem’s designation in as the birthplace of the National Guard, and Salem’s privateer connections get most of the military heritage attention, but there is much more to this story. Place Names of Salem County is a good tool for those investigating the History of Salem County as well as an interesting Introduction to that topic.

Like almost all place name books it is possibly incomplete and on occasion irritatingly cryptic. Nevertheless, it is an indispensable guide to John Fenwick's county.

The Josephine Jaquett Memorial Library at the Salem County Historical Society is located in the Society's main building, within the Alexander Grant House. Researchers visit the library to learn about our community's past and to research their own family tree.

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Salem County in the Revolution by Frank H. Stewart; 2 editions; Subjects: History; Places: New Jersey, Salem County (N.J.); Times: 18th century, Revolution, - Provincial Congress is organized, and the political revolution begins.

- General Gage moves the General Court from Boston to Salem. - The first armed resistance of the Revolution happened in Salem when the Salem militia blocked British Lt.

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Each of the Thirteen Colonies that became the United States when they declared their independence in had militia units that served on the Patriot side during the American Revolutionary history of militia in the United States dates from the colonial era.

Based on the English system, colonial militias were drawn from the body of adult male citizens of a community, town, or local region. The infamous Salem witch trials were a series of prosecutions for witchcraft starting in in Salem Village, Massachusetts.

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The militia activity of New Jersey was a vital part of the war effort. The British captured Staten Island, Manhattan Island and Long Island in the summer of Thereafter, New Jersey became the target of foraging expeditions, raids and invasions.

This database indexes the marriage bonds and licenses () filed with the Secretary of State’s office before and immediately after the American Revolution in the 17th and 18th centuries.

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