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Woodstown, New Jersey, USA

Woodstown, Salem, NJ

Woodstown was established on July 26, 1882, from portions of Pilesgrove Township based on the results of a referendum held that same day. The borough's incorporation was confirmed on March 3, 1925. The borough was named for early settler Jackanias (or Jaconias) Wood.

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  • 1854 - Woodstown
    Woodstown, a post-village of Salem co., New Jersey, on the North bank of Salem creek, 66 miles S. W. by S. from Trenton. It contains 5 churches, 6...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Woodstown
    Woods'town, a post-village of Salem co., N.J., in Polesgrove township, on Salem Creek, 3 miles from York town Station, about 10 miles N.E. of Salem,...Read MORE...


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    W.J. & S.S.R.R. Station, Woodstown, N.J.
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  • Woodstown, New Jersey, USA
    East Lake, near Woodstown, New Jersey
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  • 1906
    Woodstown, a banking post-town of Salem co., N.J., on Salem Creek, about 10 miles NE. of Salem, on the West Jersey and Seashore R. It has tanneries...Read MORE...


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    East Avenue
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W.J. & S.S.R.R. Station, Woodstown, N.J.
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East Lake, near Woodstown, New Jersey
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  • 1854 - Woodstown
    Woodstown, a post-village of Salem co., New Jersey, on the North bank of Salem creek, 66 miles S. W. by S. from Trenton. It contains 5 churches, 6... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Woodstown
    Woods'town, a post-village of Salem co., N.J., in Polesgrove township, on Salem Creek, 3 miles from York town Station, about 10 miles N.E. of Salem,... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Woodstown, a banking post-town of Salem co., N.J., on Salem Creek, about 10 miles NE. of Salem, on the West Jersey and Seashore R. It has tanneries... Read MORE...

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