County Court Records
(If you are
records prior to 1850 see the Monmouth County
County Government Website
records from 1850, Marriages & Naturalizations
Court - Probate
Records from 1850, Orphans Court Records
Judiciary - Ocean Vicinage
NJ State Archives Ocean
County court records: Regular
filings in the Clerks' Offices include deeds, mortgages, early marriage
returns (1795-1878), tavern licenses, etc. In some counties, deeds and
mortgages are filed by a County Register of Deeds. Naturalizations
prior to 1948 were granted by the former Courts of Common Pleas and by
other courts. Probate and estate-administration filings, guardianship
and adoption records, and minutes of the Orphans Courts are filed in
the Surrogate's Offices.
Tavern Records from the Family History Library:
Pre 1948 Court System Oraganizational chart
OC - Clerk's office Courts & Misc.
OC - Surrogate's office records
Records relating to Taverns -Ocean
County Court of Common Pleas Applications for Tavern Licenses
1850-1895: Control # COCCP001. Card file index avail., records from
1850-1859. The State Archives' holdings
relating to taverns vary depending on the county. Additional records
may be available in county clerks' offices.
Records available from the Family
ratables, Monmouth Co., 1778-1822; Howell
Township, 1837-1844 Includes township of Dover (area now in Ocean Co.),
Freehold (area now partly in Monmouth Co. and partly in Ocean Co.),
Middletown (area in north Monmouth Co.), Shrewsbury (area now partly in
Monmouth Co., and partly in Ocean Co.), Stafford (area now in Ocean
Co.), Upper Freehold (area now partly in Monmouth Co., and partly in
Ocean Co.), Howell (area now partly in Monmouth Co., and partly in
- Shrewsbury 1778-1822 FHL US/CAN Film 865479
Stafford - Upper Freehold 1778-1822 FHL US/CAN Film 865480
Howell Township 1837-1844 FHL US/CAN Film 865481
The Family History Library has guardianship records on microfilm. See this text file for a list of items available.
See this text file for Will and Estate records held by the Family History Library available on Microfilm.
See this text file for Land and Property records held by the Family History Library available on Microfilm.
James M. & Rachel E., New Egypt -
Public sale of land
S. JENNINGS 1886, Long Beach
from Newark Office,
Silverton Land Company 1926-32