Burlington County, New Jersey


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Online Vital Records / Indexes
    New Jersey Archives:
Searchable Databases for Vital Records

Index to Marriage Records ~ May 1848 > May 1878

New Jersey Marriages / Engagements
[Genealogy Bank Newspapers]
Burlington County Probate Records: Family Search / Browse     

Burlington Wills

New Jersey "Court of the Chancery" [Prerogative Court]

Vols 1 > 40 can be found here for download ~ Note: Vols 11, 13, 14 & 37 are not listed

Sample File from this Book: Horace Lippincott vs Keturah M Evens

Reports of Cases Decided In
The Court of Chancery, The Prerogative Court
And, On Appeal, The Court of Errors and Appeals,
State of New Jersey
John H Stewart, Reporter
Vol. VIII.
Trenton, N J:
The W. S. Sharp Printing Co.

1850 Mortality Schedule for New Jersey

Fully searchable with Census Images

Vital Records ~ LDS

New Jersey Births & Christenings - 1660-1980

New Jersey Marriages - 1678-1985

New Jersey Marriages [H Stanley Craig]

New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956
[Explanation of the Records]

New Jersey Deaths & Burials - 1720-1988
 Born in Burlington County, Passed in Counties of NJ
Use the Indexes below to find persons of interest, then access FS.

1738>1799 ~ 1800>1825 ~ 1826>1850 ~ 1851>1860


Miscellaneous & Interesting Websites

Social Security Death Master File - Another Version

"Sorted by Name" - A different kind of Search

Vital Records

About Vital Records of New Jersey

Burlington County Vital Records Registrars

State of New Jersey Searchable Databases (NJ Archives)

Burlington County Marriages Slips - Page 1 | Page 2 | Page 3

Colonial Marriages:

Documents Relating To The Colonial History Of The State Of New Jersey Calendar Of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc Edited By A. Van Doren Honeyman Of Committee On Colonial Documents - Somerville, N. J. The Unionist-Gaenite Association, Printing, 1924

There are 5 Volumes to this Set:

Vol I-1670-1730, Vol II-1730-1750, Vol III-1751-1760, Vol IV-1761-1770, Vol V-1771-1780 

All Volumes can be found on the Allen County [Indiana] Internet Archives.

Vital Records
~ Church / Parish Records / Quaker "Friends" ~

Early Burlington Marriages
Church Register: St Mary's
Both of the above records are from the  Pennsylvania Genealogical Society Magazine:
Vol 2, 1900

Pennsylvanian's Married at the Chesterfield Friends Monthly Meeting, Burlington County, New Jersey - Between 1686 & 1800.
[As recorded in the NJ Archives, First Series, Vol 22. File is in pdf format]

New Jersey Marriages ~ Burlington Meeting, with connections to Newton Meeting in Gloucester County, NJ

GenLookups: NJ Marriages - Search ~ Evesham Monthly Meeting Marriages

Early Pennsylvania Marriages [Quaker Monthly Meetings]
Index includes Groom, Bride, Year  Images can be found here.
Publications of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania
June 1900, Vol 2
1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia
Some of the Marriages indexed above include early Burlington Quakers.
Obituaries ~ Various Sources
 ~ Indexes / Lookups ~

 Obituaries as indexed from Genealogy Bank

Maple Shade, Burlington County, New Jersey
Maple Shade Progress
January 2004 > June 2009

Medford, Burlington, New Jersey
The Central Record
2007 ~ 2008 ~ 2009

Moorestown, Burlington County, New Jersey
2003 > 2009

Pemberton, Burlington, New Jersey
Community News
2002 > 2009

Willingboro, Burlington, New Jersey
Burlington County Times
2002 >2010 ~ 2011 ~ 2012

National Obituary Archive
Post & Search Obituaries

Land Records

1684 Tax Assessments

"Ancient Deeds" 1876 > 1921 ~ Index
Check Index for Names of Interest, then go here to find the hand written deeds.

Search BLM Records

"Divisions of Land" 1798 > 1902
Probate Indexes & Documents
Miscellaneous Burlington County, NJ Probates ~ LDS
Alpha Index & Image Numbers
Name Indexes Image #s Name Indexes Image #s
A 11 > 21 M 173 > 189
B 22 > 48 N 190 > 195
C 49 > 70 O 195 > 196
D 70 > 82 P 197 > 212
E 82 > 91 Q 212
F 92 >  101 R 213 > 228
G 101 > 112 S 228 > 258
H 112 > 140 T 258 > 267
I 140 > 141 U 268
J 142 > 147  V 268 > 271
K 153 > 159 W 271 > 293
L 160 > 173 Y > Z 293> 295

Start Here

Once you determine the file you wish to look for, note the Alpha letter associated with the name, it is located with the date.

Then use this link, paying attention to the Number associated with the Alpha Letter.
And select the appropriate Estate

Genealogical & Historical News Articles

"with an accent on Vital Data"

The Articles are from Historic Newspapers and will contain data of a type that will be interesting and informative both for Genealogists and Historians. The Newspapers are located on Genealogy Bank which is a subscription site.

The Articles will not be indexed, but they are fully searchable in pdf format.

Miscellaneous Vital News Articles:

Set 1 - Set 2 - Set 3 - Set 4 - Set 5 - Set 6 

Set 7 - Set 8

Set 9 - Set 10 - Set 11 - Set 12

2 Jan 1958 ~ Trenton Evening Times

19 Jun 1967 ~ Trenton Evening Times

  My Thanks to Liz LeVan for volunteering to do the Transcriptions.

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"What's New"

Wills: Submissions

Foster, John, 1761, Mar 21, of Burlington Co.  

Int. Admr,  Edward Tonkin.  

Fellowbondsman Joseph Hollinshead; both of same Co.1761, Mar 21.  

Ann Foster, widow of said John, renounced in favor of Edward Tonkin.

1761, Sept. 19.  

Amount, L19.14.1, received by Admr.  


Same day account filed.

Foster, Josiah, 28 Oct. 1749, of Bridgetown, Burlington Co.; will of.  

Wife: Amie, real and personal during life.  

Daughters, Rebecca and Hannah, houses in Bridgetown, after wife’s death.  

Son, William, farm in Evesham.  

Exec: Son, William.  

Wit: William Jones, James Lippincott, Peter Andrews.1753, July 5, 

Codicil.  Witness: Joseph Barr, James Eldridge, Thomas Wilkins.

1760, Aug. 16 Codicil.  Wife, Amie, given annuity.  

Witnesses: John Bail, Thomas Borden. 

Proved April 16, 1770.  Lib. 14, p. 213. 
Submitted by: 
Adrienne Potter  


Burlington County Coordinator: Charles Updike

New Jersey State Coordinator: Denise Wells

Assistant State Coordinators: Brianne Kelly-Bly & Linda K Lewis

"The Fine Print"

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All data will stay with the Burlington County portion of the NJGenWeb when and if the Coordinator resigns: Future contributions or donations will be returned to the Submitter upon request.

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Site Updated: 29 February 2016