Compiled below is a list of local, state and national related websites that may be of interest.  Please leave a comment below with additional links you would like to see added here.


Local Historical Societies/Associations

Montrose Park Historic District Association

Durand Hedden House and Garden

The Millburn–Short Hills Historical Society

Montclair Historical Society

Friends of Thomas Edison National Historical Park

The NJ Historical Society

The League of Historical Societies of New Jersey


About South Orange

South Orange Public Library Local History Wiki

South Orange Street Names – from SOPL Wiki

South Orange Cemetery

University Libraries Digital Collections | Seton Hall University | Historic Postcards of South Orange, N.J.

Tony Smith Sculpture Project

National Register of Historic Places

Elevation of the Lackawanna Railroad in the Oranges



Thomas Edison National Historical Park

NJ Historic Preservation Office

Preservation New Jersey

National Register of Historic Places

Personal Archiving – Preserving Your Digital Memories


Genealogy Research

Essex County, NJGenWeb Project

Access Genealogy – NJ Genealogy Genealogy

Genealogy and the Law

History at Home: A Guide to Genealogy

Top 100 Genealogy Websites of 2016

Traveling to Find Your Roots: A Guide to Genealogy Research in Europe

Cemetery and Headstone Records – Billion Graves

Resources Search Military Records

Online Military Indexes and Records