Upper Penns Neck Township, Salem County, 1800-1806 Learn How They Voted
Chester Township, Burlington County, October 1807 Learn How They Voted
Montgomery Township, Somerset County, October 1801 Learn How They Voted
Bedminster Township, Somerset County, October 1800 Learn How They Voted
The recently discovered poll lists document elections that took place in four different townships in three New Jersey counties between 1800 and 1807. Each location is plotted on this 1795 map of the state. Prominent local taverns served as the polling places for the elections in Montgomery Township, Upper Penns Neck Township, and Bedminster Township. The election in Chester Township was held in a schoolhouse in Moorestown, Burlington County.
Image courtesy of Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C.