NEW JERSEY BY JACKI WILLIAMS AND ALAN HAWKINS
New Jersey The Garden State The colonies founder was John Berkeley and George Carteret New Jersey was owned by England. Charles II gave his brother, Duke of York whom was also King James II the region between New England and Maryland. King James II granted the land between the Hudson River and The Delaware River to two friends, George and John.
New Jersey The Garden State New Jersey became a farming community because of it flat and fertile land People came to New Jersey because Berkeley and Carteret guaranteed religious freedom Jersey became a state in December 18th 1787
NewJerseyAcrostic N-ewark is the largest city in New Jersey. E-ssex county is the 3rd largest county. W-arren: PA/NJ metropolitan area Eastern border of Lehigh Valley J-ersey has 21 counties. E-ast and West Jersey are the two distinct provinces. R-ivers-Hudson and Delaware are the best known. S-eaport State E-ast Jersey was established in 1674 and disestablished in 1702 Y-ork, Duke names Jersey