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Union County, New Jersey Birth, Marriage, & Death Records

 

Union County Birth Records, Marriage Records, and Death Records

Union County – Church records – Annals of Our Colonial Ancestors and Their Descendants; Or, Our Quaker Forefathers and Their Posterity … : Embracing a Genealogical and Biographical Register of Nine Generations in America … Together with the Pedigree and Near Kindred of the Author’s Parents, Nathan and Phebe B. (Gardner) Shotwell, of Jackson County, Michigan, in Various Paternal and Maternal Lines of Descent, Descendants, Including Not Less Than Forty Distinct Patronymics, Chiefly Seventeen Century Families of New Jersey, Long Island, and Rhode Island, May of Whom Were Members of the Religious Society of Friends, Commonly Called Quakers

Union County – Church records – Annual Report (Union COunty Sunday School Association : New Jersey), Union County Sunday School Association (New Jersey)

Union County – Quaker Records

Union County – Vital records – Miscellaneous Records, 1857-1914 ; Miscellaneous Index, 1857-1940

Union County – Vital records – New Providence Township, Essex, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1848-1856

Union County – Vital records – New Providence Township, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1856-1864

Union County – Vital records – Union Township, Essex, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1848-1856

Union County – Vital records – Vital Records, V. 1, 1857-1881 [Union County, New Jersey]

Union County – Vital records – Westfield Township, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1856-1867

Clark Township – Vital records – Clark Township, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1863-1866

Cranford – Church records – Parish Registers, 1872-1944, Catholic Church. St. Michael (Cranford, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Church Records, 1757-1817, First Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Church Records, 1783-1892, First Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Church Records, 1895-1934, Catholic Church. St. Peter and St. Paul (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Church Records, 1917-1987, Catholic Church. St. Mary of the Assumption (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – New Jersey Church Records, 1775-1930

Elizabeth – Church records – New Jersey Counties Vital Records of John Watson, 1816-1839 : Includes Sussex, Ocean, Hunt, Essex, Morris & Union Counties

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1844-1923, Catholic Church. St. Mary of the Assumption (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1849-1950, Catholic Church. St. Michael (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1861-1934, Catholic Church. St. Patrick (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1870-1893, Catholic Church. Sacred Heart (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1886-1948, Catholic Church. Holy Rosary (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1895-1923, Catholic Church. St. Anthony (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1905-1934, Catholic Church. St. Adalbert (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1907-1954, Catholic Church. Immaculate Conception (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Parish Registers, 1911-1983, Catholic Church. St. Joseph (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Record Book, 1668-1916, First Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Church records – Records of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Elizabeth , N.J., 1750-1873

Elizabeth – Church records – Saint John Episcopal Church, Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1750-1826

Elizabeth – Church records – Sexton’s Record Book with Appendix and Index, 1766-1800, First Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Vital records – Elizabeth Township, Essex, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1848-1856

Elizabeth – Vital records – Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1855-1867

Hillside – Church records – Parish Registers, 1912-1935, Catholic Church. St. Catherine (Hillside, New Jersey)

Linden – Church records – Church Records, 1909-1921, Catholic Church. St. Elizabeth (Linden, New Jersey)

Linden – Vital records – Linden, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1859-1867

New Providence – Church records – Church Manual for the Members of the Presbyterian Church, New Providence , N.J.

New Providence – Church records – List of Burials and Related Information for the New Providence Presbyterian Church

New Providence – Church records – New Jersey Burials

New Providence – Church records – New Providence Formerly Turkey Presbyterian Church, New Providence, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1764-1797

New Providence – Vital records – Record of Marriages in Monmouth County, New Jersey

Plainfield – Church records – Church Records, 1806-1890, Society of Friends. Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meeting (New Jersey : Orthodox)

Plainfield – Church records – Church Records, 1825-1832, Presbyterian Church (Plainfield, New Jersey)

Plainfield – Church records – Church Records, 1825-1837, First Presbyterian Church (Plainfield, New Jersey)

Plainfield – Church records – Church Records, 1855-1941, Catholic Church. St. Mary (Plainfield, New Jersey)

Plainfield – Church records – Monthly Meeting Records, 1686-1894, Society of Friends. Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meeting (New Jersey : Hicksite)

Plainfield – Church records – Quaker Records

Plainfield – Church records – Records of Session of First Presbyterian Church, Plainfield, N.J. : from July 9, 1825 to October 2, 1889

Plainfield – Church records – Register of Marriages, Births, and Deaths Taken from the Records of Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meeting of the Society of Friends : Formerly Held at Amboy and Woodbridge, N.J.

Plainfield – Vital records – Indexes – Plainfield, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1856-1867

Rahway – Church records – Church Manual for the Members of the First Presbyterian Church, Rahway, N.J., April, 1854, First Presbyterian Church (Rahway, New Jersey)

Rahway – Church records – Church Records, 1806-1890, Society of Friends. Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meeting (New Jersey : Orthodox)

Rahway – Church records – Church Records, 1875-1885, Christ Reformed Episcopal Church (Rahway, New Jersey)

Rahway – Church records – Monthly Meeting Records, 1686-1894, Society of Friends. Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meeting (New Jersey : Hicksite)

Rahway – Church records – Parish Registers, 1862-1960, Catholic Church. St. Mary (Rahway, New Jersey)

Rahway – Church records – Parish Registers, 1871-1960, Catholic Church. St. Mark (Rahway, New Jersey)

Rahway – Church records – Register of Marriages, Births, and Deaths Taken from the Records of Rahway and Plainfield Monthly Meeting of the Society of Friends : Formerly Held at Amboy and Woodbridge, N.J.

Rahway – Vital records – Indexes – Rahway, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1857-1867

Roselle – Church records – Parish Registers, 1872-1944, Catholic Church. St. Michael (Cranford, New Jersey)

Roselle – Church records – Parish Registers, 1904-1925, Catholic Church. St. Joseph (Roselle, New Jersey)

Roselle Park – Church records – Church Records, 1903-1966, Catholic Church. Assumption (Roselle Park, New Jersey)

Scotch Plains – Church records – Church Records, 1747-1837, First Day Baptist Church (Scotch Plains, New Jersey)

Scotch Plains – Church records – Church Records, 1747-1941, Baptist Church (Scotch Plains, New Jersey)

Scotch Plains – Church records – From First Book of Church Minutes, Kept by Benjamin Miller, Pastor : Baptist Church, Scotch Plains, Scotch Plains Township, Union County, N.J .

Springfield – Church records – Church Records, 1745-1899, First Presbyterian Church (Springfield, New Jersey)

Springfield – Church records – Parish Registers, 1868-1934, Catholic Church. St. Rose of Lima (Short Hills, New Jersey)

Stoney Hill – Church records – Parish Registers, 1872-1944, Catholic Church. St. Michael (Cranford, New Jersey)

Summit – Church records – Parish Registers, 1874-1957, Catholic Church. St. Teresa (Summit, New Jersey)

Westfield – Church records – Church Records, 1727-1958, First Presbyterian Church (Westfield, New Jersey)

Westfield – Church records – Indexes – Presbyterian Church, Westfield, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1759-1850

Westfield – Church records – Indexes – Presbyterian Church, Westfield, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Marriages, 1759-1849

Westfield – Church records – Manual of the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, N.J., Presbyterian Church (Westfield, New Jersey)

Westfield – Church records – Parish Registers, 1872-1944, Catholic Church. St. Michael (Cranford, New Jersey)

Westfield – Church records – Parish Registers, 1903-1921, Catholic Church. Holy Trinity (Westfield, New Jersey)

Westfield Township – Vital records – Westfield Township, Essex, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1850-1856

 

 

Cemeteries

Union County – Genealogical Collection

Elizabeth – Inscriptions on Tombstones and Monuments in the Burying Grounds of the First Presbyterian Church and St. Johns Church at Elizabeth, New Jersey, 1664-1892

Linden – Interment Records : 1911-1977, Mt. Calvary Cemetery (Linden, New Jersey)

New Providence – United Methodist Cemetery and Memorial Garden : New Providence, Union County, New Jersey

Plainfield – [Cemetery Transcriptions from Plainfield and North Plainfield, New Jersey]

Rahway – Inscriptions from the Cemetery of the Presbyterian Church at Westfield in New Jersey from the Year 1740 to the Year 1899 : with Illustrations from the Rahway Cemetery

Union – Description of Village of Connecticut Farms, New Jersey : Description of Presbyterian Church of Connecticut Farms, N. J., Cemetery Inscriptions, Connecticut Farms, N. J

Union Township – Union Township, Union, New Jersey Computer Printout; Births or Christenings, 1856-1867

Westfield – Inscriptions from the Cemetery of the Presbyterian Church at Westfield in New Jersey from the Year 1740 to the Year 1899 : with Illustrations from the Rahway Cemetery

 

 

 

Wills & Probate

Union County – Probate Records, 1854-1931 : Index to Probate Records, 1857-1949

Union County – Record of Wills, 1857-1900; 1T – 4792T

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Residence records and what they might include

Union County, New Jersey Residence Records

 

Census

Union County – Census – 1905 – New Jersey State Census Records, 1905

 

 

Directories

Union County – Directory of Churches in New Jersey. Vol. XX, Union County

Union County – Polk’s Plainfield, New Jersey, City Directory : Including North Plainfield, South Plainfield, Dunellen, Fanwood and Scotch Plains, Rural Routes; Also a Buyers’ Guide and a Complete Classified Business Directory

Plainfield – Polk’s Plainfield, New Jersey, City Directory : Including North Plainfield, South Plainfield, Dunellen, Fanwood and Scotch Plains, Rural Routes; Also a Buyers’ Guide and a Complete Classified Business Directory

 

 

Land & Property

Union County – Assignments of Mortgages, 1857-1900; Index 1857-1972

Union County – Deeds, 1857-1935

Union County – Discharge of Mortgages, 1869-1902

Union County – Lis Pendens, 1860-1904 ; Lis Pendens Index, 1861-1972

Union County – Mortgages, 1857-1870; Index, 1857-1924

Union County – Releases of Mortgages and Judgements, 1880-1901

Elizabeth – Baldwin Family Genealogical Data, 1719-1917, and Other Data, 1669-1817

Elizabeth – East New Jersey Index to Records at Perth Amboy, 1665-1743

Elizabeth – Farm Ledger, 1769-1856

 

 

 

Naturalization & Citizenship

Union County – Declarations of Intention, 1857-1928

Union County – Naturalization Certificate Stubs : 1914-1930

Union County – Naturalization Petitions, 1857-1906

Union County – Petition and Record : 1906-1987

 

 

Taxation

Union County – Tax Ratables, Essex Co., 1778-1822

Providence – New Providence Township Tax List, 1815

 

 

 

 

 

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

Union County, New Jersey Daily Life Records

 

Biography

Union County – History of Union and Middlesex Counties, New Jersey : with Biographical Sketches of Many of Their Pioneers and Prominent Men

Union County – History of Union County, New Jersey

Union County – History of Union County, New Jersey

Union County – History of Union County, New Jersey, 1664-1923

Elizabeth – Elias Boudinot

Elizabeth – Notes, Historical and Biographical, Concerning Elizabeth-town : Its Eminent Men, Churches and Ministers

Plainfield – History of Plainfield and North Plainfield : Embracing a Descriptive History of the Municipal Religious, Social and Commercial Institutions, with Biographical Sketches

 

 

Business Records & Commerce

Elizabeth – Farm Ledger, 1769-1856

 

 

 

 

Church History

Cranford – The Anchor, First Presbyterian Church (Cranford, New Jersey)

Cranford – The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford, N.J. : a Brief History of Its First Half Century

Cranford – History of the First Presbyterian Church of Cranford, New Jersey, 1851-1951

Elizabeth – Bi-centenary of the First Episcopal Service Held in Elizabeth Town, New Jersey, November 3, 1703 : Order of Services and Historical Address, St. John’s Church, Elizabeth, N.J., November 10, 1903, Saint John’s Episcopal Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Caldwell and the Revolution : a Historical Sketch of the First Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth, Prior to and During the War of the Revolution; Being a Discourse Delivered on Sunday, January 25th, 1880

Elizabeth – Church Manual for the Members of the Second Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth-town, N.J.

Elizabeth – A Discourse Addressed to the First Presbyterian Congregation of Elizabeth, N.J., October 6, 1867 : on the Occasion of the Completion of Its Second Century

Elizabeth – The Episcopal Church in the American Colonies : the History of St. John’s Church, Elizabeth Town, New Jersey, from the Year 1703 to the Present Time

Elizabeth – A Helping Hand (Elizabeth, New Jersey) : Published in the Interest of the Second Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth, N.J., Second Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Historical Sermon and Proceedings of the Centennial Celebration Held in the Second Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth, N.J. : December Fifth to the Tenth, Nineteen Hundred and Twenty

Elizabeth – History and Manual of the Third Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth, N.J., Third Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – The History of St. John’s Church, Elizabeth Town, New Jersey, from the Year 1703 to the Present Time

Elizabeth – History of the Sunday School of the First Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth, N.J. : Read at Its Seventy-fifth Anniversary, Sunday Morning, May 26, 1889

Elizabeth – Manual and Directory, 1939-1940, Second Presbyterian Church : East Jersey Street, Near Broad, Elizabeth, New Jersey, Second Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Manual and Tenth Anniversary Sermon, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth, N.J., Westminster Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Manual of the First Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth, N.J., First Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Manual of the Westminster Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth, N.J. : Number Four, Westminster Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Elizabeth – Methodism in Elizabeth : Historical Sermon Delivered in St. James’ Methodist Episcopal Church, Elizabeth, N.J., at the Centennial of Elizabethtown Methodism, Sunday Morning, October 18, 1885

Elizabeth – Semi-centennial Celebration of the Third Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth, N.J. : November 17, 18, 19 and 20, 1901, Third Presbyterian Church (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

New Providence – Church Manual for the Members of the Presbyterian Church, New Providence , N.J.

New Providence – Historical Sketch, Presbyterian Church, New Providence, N.J.

New Providence – Methodism in New Providence : a Paper Read at the Centennial of Methodism … Sept. 29, 1898

New Providence – Two Hundredth Anniversary, Presbyterian Church, New Providence, N.J. Nov. 21-22, 1937 : Historical Sketch

Plainfield – Centenary, First Baptist Church, Plainfield, New Jersey, 1818-1918, November 24th, 25th, 1918, Plainfield (New Jersey). First Baptist Church

Plainfield – Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church (Plainfield, New Jersey) : Issued on the Occasion of the Dedication Fo the Church After Its Rebuilding, October 7, 1934, Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church (Plainfield, New Jersey)

Plainfield – Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church (Plainfield, New Jersey) : Semi-centennial, March 21st, 1894, Year-book, Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church (Plainfield, New Jersey)

Plainfield – Directory of the First Presbyterian Church, Plainfield, N.J. : 1897, First Presbyterian Church (Plainfield, New Jersey)

Plainfield – History of the First Presbyterian Church at Plainfield, New Jersey : Commerating the One Hundreth Anniversary of the Founding and Organization of the Presbyterian Church of Plainfield, New Jersey, July 9th and 10th, 1825

Plainfield – History of Trinity Reformed Church, Plainfield, New Jersey : Together with the History of Central Reformed Church, Marconnier Reformed Church, Warren Reformed Church, First German Reformed Church

Plainfield – A Quarter Century Sermon : Preached in the First Presbyterian Church of Plainfield, N.J., January 5, 1851

Plainfield – A World-wide Church, Crescent Avenue Presbyterian, Plainfield, New Jersey

Rahway – Centennial History of Rahway Methodism, Rahway, N.J.

Rahway – Church Manual for the Members of the First Presbyterian Church, Rahway, N.J., April, 1854, First Presbyterian Church (Rahway, New Jersey)

Rahway – Historical Sketch of the First Presbyterian Church of Rahway, N.J.

Rahway – History of the Second Presbyterian Church of Rahway, N.J.

Rahway – Jubilee Souvenir of the First Presbyterian Church of Rahway, N.J.

Roselle – The Short Story of the First Presbyterian Church of Roselle, N.J.

Roselle – The Short Story of the First Presbyterian Church of Roselle, New Jersey

Scotch Plains – History of the Scotch Plains Baptist Church : from Its Organization on the Fifth of August 1747 to Its One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary on the Fifth of August 1897

Summit – Brief History of the Central Presbyterian Church, Central Presbyterian Church (Summit, New Jersey)

Westfield – Commemorative History of the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, New Jersey, 1728-1928

Westfield – Commemorative History of the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, New Jersey, 1728-1962

Westfield – The Last Sermon Preached in the Old Presbyterian Church, Westfield, New Jersey, January 26, 1862

 

 

Court Records

Union County – 9 Rolled Decrees, 1801-1815; Index to Enrolled Decrees, 1851-1934 [Union County, New Jersey]

Union County – Court Records, 1817-1884

Union County – Lis Pendens, 1860-1904 ; Lis Pendens Index, 1861-1972

Union County – Miscellaneous Records, 1857-1914 ; Miscellaneous Index, 1857-1940

Union County – Index to Court Docket, 1865-1881

 

 

Ethnic & Minorities

Union County – Eastern Union : the Development of a Jewish Community

 

 

Genealogy

Union County – Passaic Valley Descendants’ Genealogical Notes, 1601-1904

Westfield – Mail and Express : [genealogical Notes]

 

 

History

Union County – History of Elizabeth, New Jersey : Including the Early History of Union County

Union County – History of Elizabeth, New Jersey : Including the Early History of Union County

Union County – History of Hillside, N. J. and Vicinity : Including Lyons Farms, Salem, Saybrook and Early History of Newark and Elizabethtown

Union County – History of Union and Middlesex Counties, New Jersey : with Biographical Sketches of Many of Their Pioneers and Prominent Men

Union County – History of Union County, New Jersey

Union County – History of Union County, New Jersey

Union County – History of Union County, New Jersey, 1664-1923

Elizabeth – An Address on the Dedication of a Monument Erected to the Memory of the Rev. James Caldwell, Formerly Pastor of the Said Church, Who Fell by the Hand of an Assassin, November 24th, 1781

Elizabeth – The City of Elizabeth, New Jersey, Illustrated, Showing Its Leading Characteristics : Its Attractions As a Place of Residence, and Its Unsurpassed Advantages As a Location for Manufacturing Industries

Elizabeth – Historic Elizabeth, 1664-1914

Elizabeth – History of Elizabeth, New Jersey : Including the Early History of Union County

Elizabeth – History of Elizabeth, New Jersey : Including the Early History of Union County

Elizabeth – Notes, Historical and Biographical, Concerning Elizabeth-town : Its Eminent Men, Churches and Ministers

Elizabeth – A Review of Some of the Circumstances Connected with the Settlement of Elizabeth, New Jersey

Hillside – History of Hillside, N. J. and Vicinity : Including Lyons Farms, Salem, Saybrook and Early History of Newark and Elizabethtown

Plainfield – History of Plainfield and North Plainfield : Embracing a Descriptive History of the Municipal Religious, Social and Commercial Institutions, with Biographical Sketches

Union – Description of Village of Connecticut Farms, New Jersey : Description of Presbyterian Church of Connecticut Farms, N. J., Cemetery Inscriptions, Connecticut Farms, N. J

Westfield – History of Town of Westfield, Union County, New Jersey

 

 

Public Records

Union County – Miscellaneous Records, 1857-1914 ; Miscellaneous Index, 1857-1940

Union County – Sheriff’s Record Book, 1863-1866 : Private Records Kept During a 3 Year Term in Office in Union Co., Listing Names, Cases, Charges, Etc

Berkeley Heights Township – Town Records, 1813-1843

Elizabeth – Minutes of Town Meetings, and Various Other Records, 1714-1840

Elizabeth – New Jersey Quit Rent Book, 1683-1696

Rahway Township – Town Records, 1668-1790, Woodbridge Township (New Jersey). Town Clerk

Westfield – Miscellaneous Records of Westfield, New Jersey

 

 

Schools

Roselle Park – Schools – 1961 Reunion Class of ’46 – Roselle Park High School (New Jersey)

 

 

Yearbooks

Elizabeth – School yearbooks – The Tee-Jay – Thomas Jefferson High School (Elizabeth, New Jersey)

Linden – School yearbooks – Cynosure – Linden High School (Linden, New Jersey)

 

 

 

 

 

Military records Wars Veterans #OnGenealogy

Union County, New Jersey Military Records

 

 

Elizabeth – Military records – Orderly book, 1776-1778

Springfield – Military records – Orderly Book, 1780

 

 

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