Gloucester County, New Jersey

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Gloucester is a county in New Jersey. It was formed in 1686 from the following county/ies: West Jersey Province. The Earliest Land Deed was recorded in 1766/1785. The Surrogate's records begin in 1785/1804. The mailing address of the county Surrogate's Court is 1 N. Broad St. P.O. Box 177 Woodbury 08096-7177. For more information, contact the county at 1 N. Broad St. P.O. Box 129 Woodbury 08096-0129. On the attached map, Gloucester is located at G2. The courthouse was destroyed by fire in 1786. Miscellaneous early court records are at the Gloucester County Historical Society, 17 Hunter Street, Woodbury, NJ 08096.

For information about the state of New Jersey see New Jersey Family History Research.

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