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Find your ancestors in these free New Jersey genealogy searches.  We are providing you with the best genealogy tools and searches on the web for locating your NJ ancestry.  A proven method to learn more about your family history is to locate cousins who share common ancestors with you and exchange genealogy information.  You will find searches here to help you with this along with access to many other free genealogy sites where you can find a plethora of genealogy data online for the state of New Jersey.




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Search the New Jersey RootsWeb Surname List

The RSL database contains over one million surnames submitted by others conducting genealogy research.  Try a surname search.  The results will give you the submitters' names, dates and locations, with contact information.  This will allow you to contact other people researching your surnames and sometimes even the same ancestor.  This is a great way to add missing branches to your family tree.  We have set this form to search NJ but you may change it to search in other states.

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Search New Jersey Cemetery Records

This Cemetery database now has over 800,000 contributed records.

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Search New Jersey Message Boards

Try a free ancestry search on these New Jersey genealogy message boards.  Read queries posted by others who are conducting genealogy research in New Jersey.  Post your own queries about your New Jersey ancestors.  When posting genealogy queries, be specific and include full names, dates and places for your ancestors.  Be sure to use an e-mail address which will be valid for years to come so people will be able to contact you in the future with responses to your queries.

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Search CensusDiggins Free Genealogy Databases

Search for ancestors at CensusDiggins.  The site provides free transcriptions of census, tax records,, marriage records, Civil War records and some other miscellaneous genealogy databases.  You will find Federal and state census records for Burlington County, NJ included in this search.

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Search USGenWeb New Jersey Archives

Search one of the largest collections of free New Jersey genealogy records available online.  Try your surname search for New Jersey ancestors in the USGenWeb archives.  These genealogical records have been submitted by other researchers and may contain Bible records, bios, census transcriptions, census indexes, images, photos, probate records, wills, tax records, church records, obits, vital records, newspaper extracts, military records, pension records, place histories, land records, old maps, year books, and other general genealogy records.  If you have records which might be of help to others who are tracking their roots, please submit them to this free genealogy project.
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Search the New Jersey Family Group Sheet Project

Try your surname search in this free genealogy project.  This collection of family group sheets was submitted by people who are searching for ancestors in New Jersey.  Be sure to submit your own family group sheets containing New Jersey ancestors and perhaps you will connect with someone else's family tree.

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