New Jersey Colony

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In History
  • Aug 3, 1492

    Columbus sets sail for America

  • New Jersey is founded by Lord Berkeley and Sir George Carteret

  • New Jersey is sold to the Quakers and becomes a royal colony

  • Lewis Morris serves as the first single royal governor

  • Settlers rebel

  • New Jersey Gazette issues its first newspaper

  • Declaration of Independance is adopted

  • Period:
    Aug 3, 1492
    to

    New Jersey