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-- Manuscript Group 831, George Julius Miller (1895 - 1974), Lawyer Papers, ca. 1724 - 1960

831.  MILLER, GEORGE JULIUS       (1895-1974), lawyer.

          Papers, ca. 1724-1960. 6 ft.

        Scrapbooks concerning Perth Amboy, Jewish life, and the career

      of George J. Miller of the Board of General Proprietors of the

      Eastern Division of New Jersey; card files, notes, and writings on

      New Jersey colonial history and law; page proofs with marginal

      notes and corrections; bills, petitions, dockets, and other original

      court records of the Chancery of New Jersey, 1724-48, and of the

      Middlesex County Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace, 1744;

      documents signed by James Alexander, William Burnet, Fenwick

      Lyell, and Lewis Morris (1691- 1746); court cases pertaining to John

      Bowne, Daniel Coxe, Richard Salter, James Seabrook, and others.

        Gift of David Miller and Susan Roth, 1974-75.

 

 

MG 831 – George Julius Miller, Lawyer

                  ca.1724-1960

 

Box

Folder

Title

Dates

       
1 1 Study of early NJ Colonial laws 1938-1939
  2 Extracts from Colonial papers 1689-1700
  3 Records of early NJ land conveyances 1770-1772
  4 Study of application for half-pay for Revolutionary

 soldiers and widows

June 10, 1779
  5 Original NJ printed legal forms  
  6 Study of NJ place names  
  7 Study of early NJ county courts and jails  
  8 Facsimile letters from Phillip Carteret;

Facsimile letters from George Washington (from

 Passaic Falls)

1672-1682;

October 22, 1780

  9 History & Correspondence re: Elizabethtown Bill in

 Chancery

1936-1942
1 10 Historical Sketch of Middlesex County, NJ n.d.
  11 Notes concerning early settlers in Raritan Township-

 Metuchen, NJ

 
  12 Early Woodbridge Courts (Legal lore)  
  13 Historical Newark, NJ  
  14 Early history of Piscataway Township, NJ  
  15 Early history of Ocean County, NJ  
  16 Notes for and speeches on Lincoln’s roots in NJ  
  17 History of Ringwood Manor, NJ  
  18 NJ Historical Tours #1-18  
  19 NJ Historical Tours  
  20 NJ State Parks, historic public buildings, Rutgers

 University, Resorts

 
2 1 Typescript draft of Burlington Court books #2  
  2 Typescript draft of Burlington Court books  
  3 Typescript of Judicial Record of Proprietary West NJ, Burlington Court book (H. Clay Reed) September 1942
  4 Notes and rough draft re: members of Burlington

 Court

 
  5 Correspondence re: revisions, printing and

 Publishing the Burlington Court Book

1939-1942
  6 Correspondence re: Burlington Court Book 1943
  7 Suggestions, revisions, corrections – Burlington

 Court Book

 
  8 Essay on Burlington County Court Book  
  9 Early history and City Government records of Perth

 Amboy

 
  10 Perth Amboy during 1788  
  11 Early Perth Amboy maps  
  12 St. Peter’s Church – Extracts of Vestry minutes and

 legal documents

1723-1928
  13 Newspaper articles re: Perth Amboy in Civil War;

 Diary of a Veteran

1933?

1936

3 1 Early court systems in NJ, Clevenger letters 1935
  2 Correspondence re: genealogical research – Birdsall, Clayton, Storer, Tuthill, Skinner, Van Veighton  
  3 Information re: military encampment at Scotch

 Plains during Revolution

 
  4 Legal information re: East New Jersey  
  5 Famous New Jerseyans  
  6 Information re: New Jersey waterfront  
  7 Miscellaneous historical notes and correspondence  
  8 Miscellaneous historical notes and correspondence  
  9 Preservation of Court Archives in NJ, care of

 records in a national emergency

1941
3 10 Trading and sailing voyage to the west of Africa 1833
  11 Personal correspondence 1912-1969
  12 Discography – dictated letters from Rutherford Papers on Flexi-disc  
  13 Unknown pieces  
  14 Historical conferences, conventions, & forums  
  15 NJ Historical Society Tercentenary (1664-1964)  
  16 Miscellaneous newspaper clippings February 1937-October 1952
  17 Printed material – NJ Messenger, NJ Genesis, Jersey

 Gazette

 
  18 Newspaper clippings – Lindbergh case March 1937-February 1938
  19 Newspaper clippings – Legal lore December 1935-May 1939
  20 Recording laws of NJ February 1938-October 1941
  21 Newspaper clippings – Godfrey affair March-August 1938
  22 Public records of NJ Sept 15, 1941
  23 Excerpts from magazines re: NJ History 1858-1867  
  24 Miscellaneous printed material  
4 1 NJ Court of Chancery depositions 1740
  2 NJ Court of Chancery records 1743-1748
  3 Middlesex County Court of Quarter Sessions of the

 Peace, Petition

1744
  4 NJ Court of Chancery records 1739-1742
  5 NJ Court of Chancery records 1724-1738
5 1 Data concerning synagogues in NJ  
  2 Genealogical research on Louzada Family  
  3 Community history April 1949
  4 Correspondence 1953-1960
  5 Jews in public office  
  6 Outstanding NJ Jewish citizens  
  7 Jewish soldiers in Revolutionary War  
  8 The Public Record Office of NJ  
  9 Newspapers, books, periodicals re: Jews in NJ  
5 10 Printed material – Jewish history  
  11 Miscellaneous  
  12 Abstracts of papers presented to American Jewish

 Historical Society

February 10, 1951
  13 Essex County Court records re: Jews  
  14 Jewish immigration, naturalization, census,

 population and citizenship

 
  15 Court records re: Jews  
  16 Jews in NJ by Rabbi Haberman June 1953
  17 Note cards re: NJ History  
  18 Note cards re: NJ History  
  19 Note cards re: NJ History  
  20 Note cards re: NJ Laws - History  
  21 Note cards from NJ Archives  
6 1 Transcription: Minute books Quarter session and

 Common Pleas Courts, Gloucester County, Vol. I

1686-1739
  2 Transcription: Minute books Quarter session and

 Common Pleas Courts, Gloucester County, Vol. I

1686-1739
  3 Transcription: Minutes Quarter session and

 Common Pleas Court, Gloucester County, Vol II,

 Part 1,2,3

1721-1728
  4 Transcription: Minutes Quarter session and

 Common Pleas Court, Gloucester County, Vol II,

 Part 1,2,3

1729-1735
  5 Transcription: Minutes Grand Jury and Justices and

 Freeholders, Gloucester County

1701-1718,

1713-1786

  6 Transcription: Gloucester Co. Minutes – Justices

 and Freeholders, Board of Chosen Freeholders

1787-1797,

1798-1812

  7 Gloucester Co.: Index to Minute Book of Quarters and Special Sessions Courts, pp.1041-1117  
  8 Gloucester Co.: Minute book, Board of Freeholders 1701-1781
7 1 Gloucester Co.: Minute book, Board of Freeholders 1782-1812
  2 Sussex Co.: Minutes, Justices & Freeholders, Vol. I,

 pp.1-178 (Part I)

1754-1795,

1754-1780

  3 Sussex Co.: Freeholders minutes, Vol. I, pp.76-135,

 (Part II)

1754-1795
  4 Sussex Co.: Minutes, Freeholders, Vol. I, pp.136-

 181 (Part III)

1754-1795
  5 Sussex Co.: Minutes, Freeholders, Vol. I, pp.1-181 1754-1795
8 1 Middlesex Co.: Court minutes 1683-1699
  2 Salem Co.:Justices & Freeholders minutes (drafts) 1724-1729
  3 “New Jersey’s First Constitutions” – Charter

 (typescripts)

 
  4 Cape May Co.: 1st minute book – Court of Quarter

 Sessions and Common Pleas

1698
  5 County Freeholder minutes information  
  6 From Binder: “NJ History/Godfrey/Notes” including

 notes on Whitehead

 
  7 From Binder: “NJ History/Godfrey/Notes” notes on

 Whitehead, Fluer, etc.

 

 

  8 Notes on State Library & Records Office/Inventory

 of books in library

 
  9 Note cards: NJ History (transcriptions)  
  10 “The City of Perth Amboy by Carol Miller” 1935
  11 Perth Amboy – Miscellaneous writings  
  12 Notebook: “Perth Amboy Names/List”  
  13 Notes and transcriptions: Perth Amboy,

 miscellaneous

 
9 1 Notes: NY Historical Society, NJ Historical Society

 and other libraries

 
  2 Notes: Miscellaneous and James Alexander  
  3 Notebook: Notes – primary and secondary sources,

 NJ Historical Society

 
  4 Notebook: Perth Amboy, etc. Deeds & conveyances

 – A-F

 
  5 Notebook: Perth Amboy, etc. Deeds & conveyances

 – G-Z

 
  6 Notes and articles: Perth Amboy  
  7 Notes and articles: Perth Amboy, transcriptions  
  8 “The Post Office in Perth Amboy,” by George

 Miller

 
  9 “A Brief Resume of Historic Ringwood Manor”  
  10 Booklist of contemporary Jewish record  
10 1 Burlington Court book 1680-1708
  2 Burlington County Court book (typescript),

 uncorrected copies

 
  3 Burlington County Court book (typescript),

 corrected with notes

 
11   Notecards  
12   Small blue box of note cards  
13   Small blue box of note cards  
14   #60 (Oversize)  
15   #60 (Oversize)  

 

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