Most People Don’t Know The Meaning Behind These 10 New Jersey Town Names

If you’re a regular reader of Only In New Jersey, you probably know that I’m a bit of a history buff. I’m fascinated by the past and have a particular interest in origin stories. How did things come to be? Why? While all history is fun for me, I’ve got a soft spot for Garden State Trivia. Today, I’m going to talk about the meaning behind 10 New Jersey town names. I hope you find their stories intriguing!

Are you familiar with any New Jersey town name stories? Let us know in the comments! For the origins of our county names, click here.