This is a list of free New Jersey Genealogy Records at FamilySearch.

 

Included are New Jersey birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, former slave records, land records, pension records, military records and more. We’ll continue to add more New Jersey collections available online at FamilySearch. If you’re looking for onsite collections, visit their website & catalog.

 

Some of these records have a searchable name index, others have browsable images, a few have both an index and images, and some link to individuals in the FamilySearch family tree.

 

This list prioritizes indexed collections, but if you can’t find your New Jersey ancestor there, the list includes online image collections which take longer to search, but are a treasure trove of information.

 

These collections are all free to search. You’ll need to be logged in with a free FamilySearch account to search these records. It’s easy to register for a free account at FamilySearch.

 

 

 

How to View the Collections

  1. Some links take you straight to the collection.

  2. Other links take you to a catalog description page where you will have to select the link.

    • Look for a camera icon and select that icon

    • or look for red print and select “here”

  3. In a few cases, the collection may be in queue to be digitized and you’ll need to check back at a later date.

 

 

 

 

Birth Marriage and Death records #OnGenealogy

New Jersey Birth, Marriage, & Death Records

 

Birth Records

 

Guardianship

 

Marriage Records

 

Death Records

 

Funeral

 

Cemeteries

 

Obituaries

 

Wills & Probate

 

 

 

 

Residence records census land migration voting taxation #OnGenealogy

New Jersey Residence Records

 

Census

 

Colonization

 

Directories

 

Emigration/Immigration/Migration

 

Land & Property

 

Maps, Almanacs, & Gazetteers

 

Manors

 

Merchant Marine

 

Naturalization & Citizenship

 

Orphans

 

Pensions

 

Taxation

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Life Records school work church court government library social life #OnGenealogy

New Jersey Daily Life Records

 

Alumni, Schools, & Yearbooks

 

Bibles

 

Bibliography

 

Biography

 

Business Records & Commerce

 

Church

 

Court Records

 

Description & Travel

 

Employment Records

 

Employees & Officials

 

Ethnic Records

African American Records

 

Japanese American Records

 

Native American Records

 

Other Minorities

 

History

 

History – Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

 

Genealogy

 

Government & Politics

 

Law & Legislation

 

Libraries, Museums, & Archives

 

Magazines & Periodicals

 

Names & Surnames

 

Newspapers

 

Public Records

 

Slavery & Bondage

 

Societies

 

 

 

 

Military records Wars Veterans #OnGenealogy

New Jersey Military Records

 

 

Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

 

French and Indian War, 1755-1763

 

Revolutionary War, 1775-1783

 

Whiskey Rebellion, Pennsylvania, 1794

 

War of 1812

 

Mexican-American War

 

US Civil War

 

Indian Wars

 

Spanish-American War, 1898

 

World War I

 

World War II

 

Korean War

 

Veterans, Enlistments, Pensions

 

 

 

New Jersey Modern Helps

Family Search Articles

 

New Jersey Introduction

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