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Names and Their Histories: A Handbook of Historical Geography and ... - Page 155
by Isaac Taylor - 1898 - 400 pages
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A History of the United States of America: On a Plan Adapted to the Capacity ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - 1858 - 433 pages
...JERSEY was so named, in 1664, at the time of its conquest by the English from the Dutch, in honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, in the * P. 78, where an account is given of Fletcher's visit to Connecticut. t During Governor Clark's...
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History of the United States: Prepared Especially for Schools on a New and ...

John Clark Ridpath - 1874 - 479 pages
...founded ; flourishing hamlets appeared on the shores of the bay as far south as Sandy Hook. In honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, in the English Channel, his American domain was named NEW JERSEY. 4. Experience had taught the proprietors...
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History of the United States: Prepared Especially for Schools : on a New and ...

John Clark Ridpath - 1876 - 390 pages
...founded ; flourishing hamlets appeared on the shores of the bay as far south as Sandy Hook. In honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, his American domain was named NEW JERSEY. (134I 4. Berkeley and Carteret, though royalists, provided...
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A Popular History of the United States of America: From the Aboriginal Times ...

John Clark Ridpath - 1877 - 648 pages
...founded ; nourishing hamlets appeared on the shores of the bay as fur south as Sandy Hook. In honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, in the English Channel, his American domain was named NEW JERSEY. Experience had taught the proprietors...
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A Popular History of the United States of America: From the Aboriginal Times ...

John Clark Ridpath - 1877 - 688 pages
...founded ; flourishing hamlets appeared on the shores of the bay as far south as Sandy Hook. In honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, in the English Channel, his American domain was named NEW JERSEY. Experience had taught the proprietors...
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Columbus and Columbia: A Pictorial History of the Man and the Nation ...

1892 - 832 pages
...the shores of the bay from the present site of Jersey City as far as Sandy Hook. It was in honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, that his American domain was named New Jersey. WILLIAM PENN IN PENNSYLVANIA. We are here anticipating...
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Names and Their Histories: Alphabetically Arranged as a Handbook of ...

Isaac Taylor - 1896 - 392 pages
...Nuiiata.k is a peak in the interior of Greenland, ascended in 1878 by Captain Jensen, a Dane. Nunatah is the Eskimo name for peaks standing out from the...The word uru, ' city,' is the Assyrian alu, Accadian eri. On this tablet it is called the city of the god Marruv, 'the lord,' whence the name of MOUNT MORIAH....
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Ridpath's Universal History: An Account of the Origin, Primitive ..., Volume 13

John Clark Ridpath - 1897
...founded ; flourishing hamlets appeared on the shores of the bay as far south as Sandy Hook. In honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, in the English Channel, his American domain was named NEW JERSEY. The seventeenth century was drawing...
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library of American History

John Clark Ridpath. LL. D Historian - 1900
...the shores of the bay from the present site of Jersey City as far as Sandy Hook. It was in honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, that his American domain was named New Jersey. We are here anticipating the many events of interest...
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Epochs of discovery, planting and independence

Marcus Joseph Wright, John Clark Ridpath, James Penny Boyd, James William Buel - 1901
...the shores of the bay from the present site of Jersey City as far as Sandy Hook. It was in honor of Sir George Carteret, who had been governor of the Isle of Jersey, that his American domain was named New Jersey. We are here anticipating the many events of interest...
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