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The goal of the Hudson County Genealogical & Historical Society is to promote the study of genealogy and history of Hudson County New Jersey. Learn more about us. Weehawken, New Jersey Firefighters 1891-1999
1940 Census Information Center Civil War Veterans Buried in G.A.R. Memorial Plot in Bayview-New York Bay Cemetery, Jersey City
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Porter Methodist Episcopal Church, West Hoboken

"I would appreciate suggestions on how to access marriage records of Porter Methodist Episcopal Church in West Hoboken for 19th century. According to Civil War Pension application..."

WWII Italian P.O.W. Excursions to Hudson County

"During World War II, there were Italian P.O.W.’s in 18 States of the United States. A few of which were here in New Jersey. The soldiers had been captured in Africa, but with no place to keep them, they were brought to the U.S..."

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