The Historical Reason The Entire Country Has New Jersey To Thank For Thanksgiving

Ah, Thanksgiving. It’s one of the best times of the year — who doesn’t love good food or time with loved ones? We all have heard legends about the origin of this uniquely American holiday, but did you know New Jersey actually played a crucial role in the creation of Thanksgiving?

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So, next time you’re explaining what you’re thankful for around the dinner table, make sure to give a shout out to New Jersey!