Cape May Genealogy (in Cape May County, NJ)

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Cape May Birth Records

Cape Island, Cape May, New Jersey computer printout, births or christenings, 1854-1867 Family History Library

Great Egg Harbor, Atlantic Co., N.J. [and] Cape May, Cape May Co., N.J. Monthly Meeting : births & deaths 1681-1841, marriages 1809-1837, minute 1726-1843 Family History Library

New Jersey Births and Christenings Index, 1660-1931 Ancestry

Cape May Cemetery Records

Cape May County Park and Zoo Burial Ground Find a Grave

Cape May Court House Methodist Cemetery Find a Grave

Cold Spring Presbyterian Cemetery Find a Grave

Cold Spring Presbyterian Cemetery Billion Graves

Cold Spring Presbyterian Cemetery Interment

Fairview Memorial Cemetery Find a Grave

Fairview Memorial Cemetery Interment

Inscriptions from Cape May County Ancestry

New Jersey Deaths and Burials Index, 1798-1971 Ancestry

Percent Photographed Holmes Family Cemetery Find a Grave

Resurrection Cemetery Find a Grave

Smith Family Burial Ground Find a Grave

Cape May Census Records

1855 New Jersey, State Census Ancestry

1865 New Jersey, State Census Ancestry

1875 New Jersey, State Census Ancestry

1885 New Jersey, State Census Ancestry

1895 New Jersey, State Census Ancestry

1905 New Jersey, State Census Ancestry

1915 New Jersey, State Census Ancestry

Federal Census of 1940, Cape May, New Jersey LDS Genealogy

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Cape May Church Records

A History of the First Presbyterian Church, Cape May, New Jersey, 1851-1951 Ancestry

Cape Island, Cape May, New Jersey computer printout, births or christenings, 1854-1867 Family History Library

Church of the Advent Yearbook Ancestry

Church of the Advent yearbook : summer 1926-summer 1930, summer 1932 Family History Library

Great Egg Harbor, Atlantic Co., N.J. [and] Cape May, Cape May Co., N.J. Monthly Meeting : births & deaths 1681-1841, marriages 1809-1837, minute 1726-1843 Family History Library

Monthly meeting records, 1693-1837 (Society of Friends. Egg Harbor and Cape May Monthly Meeting (Atlantic and Cape May Counties, New Jersey)) Family History Library

New Jersey Births and Christenings Index, 1660-1931 Ancestry

Cape May City Directories

Cumberland County (New Jersey) directories Family History Library

Cape May Death Records

1901-1903, 1920-1929, 1949-2000 New Jersey Death Index Ancestry

1920-1929, 1949-2017 New Jersey Death Index MyHeritage

Great Egg Harbor, Atlantic Co., N.J. [and] Cape May, Cape May Co., N.J. Monthly Meeting : births & deaths 1681-1841, marriages 1809-1837, minute 1726-1843 Family History Library

New Jersey Deaths and Burials Index, 1798-1971 Ancestry

Cape May Histories and Genealogies

Cape May spray (New Jersey) Genealogy Gophers

Cape May Immigration Records

Naturalization records, 1805-1962 Family History Library

U.S., Atlantic Ports Passenger Lists (includes Cape May 1828 ) Ancestry

Cape May Land Records

Deeds, 1692-1934; deed index, 1692-1926 Family History Library

Cape May Marriage Records

1670-1965 New Jersey Marriage Records (selections) Ancestry

1901-1914 New Jersey Marriage License Index MyHeritage

1901-2016 New Jersey Marriage Index Ancestry

1915-2016 New Jersey Marriage License Index MyHeritage

Great Egg Harbor, Atlantic Co., N.J. [and] Cape May, Cape May Co., N.J. Monthly Meeting : births & deaths 1681-1841, marriages 1809-1837, minute 1726-1843 Family History Library

New Jersey Marriages, 1684-1895 Ancestry

South Jersey Marriages : Supplementing the Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem County Marriage Records Ancestry

Cape May Newspapers and Obituaries

Gazette of Cape May County 09/09/2010 to Current Genealogy Bank

Index To the Gazette, Star, Wave and the Star and Wave Newspapers : 1885-1930 Family History Library

Offline Newspapers for Cape May

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Cape May Co. Gazette. (Cape May Court House, N.J.) 1880-1977

Cape May Daily Star. (Cape May City, N.J.) 1872-1906

Cape May Ocean Wave. (Cape Island [I.E. Cape May], N.J.) 1840s-1876

Cape May Wave. (Cape May City, N.J.) 1876-1907

Gazette Leader. (Cape May Co., N.J.) 1977-Current

Star of the Cape. (Cape May Court House, N.J.) 1868-1907

Cape May Probate Records

1785-1924 New Jersey, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Abstracts of Cape May County wills, 1804-1826 Family History Library

Calendar of New Jersey Wills, 1670-1760 Ancestry

New Jersey, Abstract of Wills, 1670-1817 Ancestry

Cape May School Records

Cape May High School - Yam Epac Yearbook (Cape May, NJ), 1935, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1954, 1957 E Yearbook

Cape May High School yearbook, 1935, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1954, 1957 Classmates

Cape May High School yearbook, 1935, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1954, 1957 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Cape May High School yearbooks, 1935, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1954, 1957 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Lower Cape May Regional High School yearbook, 1965, 1968, 1972 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Lower Cape May Regional High School yearbook, 1965, 1968, 1972, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1992, 1993, 1994 Classmates

Lower Cape May Regional High School yearbooks, 1965, 1968, 1972, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1992, 1993, 1994 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Cape May Tax Records

1772-1822 Tax Lists (included in New Jersey Census collection) Ancestry


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