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Franklin Township Bicentennial Index

 

 Index to Franklin Township Bicentennial History 1776 - 1976

Personal Names
Page #
Acton, Laura Johnston 
11
Adams, Morris W.
19
Allen, John
3
Altemus, Linda
17
Anderson, Henry V.
21
Andrews, John
23
Antwerp, -----
8
Asbury, Francis (Bishop)
2, 3, 9
Badway, Katherine
30
Ball, John (Dr.)
9
Banner, Thomas
9
Bartolette, Thomas M. (Dr.)
10
Batson, Mrs. Marty
18
Bell, James
23
Bellnep, -----
5
Bennett, Isaac
8
Bevilacqua, Alfred
27
Bibinger, Edith
12
Bickel, -----
13
Blazer, Peter
22
Bloom, Cynthia
17
Bodine, Arnold
22
Bonstein, Kenneth
17
Brant, Harry
6
Bristol, -----
3
Bristol, Anne C.
4
Bristol, S.H.
4
Bristols, S. H.
4
Brown, ----- (Dr.)
4
Brown, Robert B. (Dr.)
9
Bruno, Charlie
33
Bruno, Helen
33
Buckley, Dennis
30
Burd, Peter
24
Carmichel, G. O. (Rev.)
19
Carnali, Atilio
28
Carpenter, Abraham N.
8
Carpenter, Andrew 
10
Case, Nathan   (Dr.)
10
Cauley, Theodore
11
Cawley, Clara
6
Cawley, Dory
6
Cawley, Eleanor 
11
Cawley, Theodore S. 
11
Chieser, John
29
Claxton, Mattie
26
Cline, -----
25
Cline, John
25, 26
Cline, Lewis
25
Coen, -----
16
Colaluce, Dominick
28
Colaluce, Mary
18
Cole, Christian
13
Coleman, Georgia
22
Colucci, Nick
28
Connlain, Betty
17
Cook, Lewis (Squire)
222
Cordes, Paul
17
Creveling, Arthur
29
Creveling, Samuel
9
Creveling, William
8
Cummins, Christian
2
Dalrymple, Jack
22
Damns, Joseph E.
17
Darling, Thomas (Dr.)
9
Davis, James G.
6
De Masi, Joseph
28
DeFranco, Armand
17
DeHart, J. D.
5
DeMasi, Joe
24
Dietrich, Adam
37
Dietrick, Nancy
30
Dimmick, Claude
11
Dolan, Judy
30
Dolan, Thomas
30
Dunham, Silas
3
Duryea, -----
35
Eckhardt, -----
24
Edison, Thomas A.
27
Everly, Harriet
17
Fentzlaff, Johnnie Lee
18
Fentzloff, Harold
30
Fentzloff, Mrs. Johnnie
30
Flournory, Richard
11
Franklin, Benjamin
2
Fucci, Vincent
28
Gale, Albert (Dr.)
9, 10
Gautier, Orval
17
Gianfrancesco, Vincent L. 
11
Glen, Samuel (Dr.)
24
Glenn, Samuel (Dr.)
21, 22
Glessman, Richard
9
Grakey, Louis
11
Gregory, -----
17
Greveling, ----- (Dr.)
22
Grimes, Robert
28
Groover, Donald
11
Gruver, Conrad
24
Guinta, A.
25
Hall, -----
2
Hammer, Ronald
17
Hart, Ann
30
Hart, Louis
18
Harvat, James
30
Hazard, Charles
5
Healey, Holley
18, 30
Heintzelman, ----- (Dr.)
9
Hemmerman, Esther
26
Herleman, Margaret
17, 18
Hevener, William
8
Hindley, Mae
9
Hitchens, George
9
Hoffman, George
5
Hoffman, J. M
5
Holmes, James (Dr.)
9
Honecker, Bud
30
Honecker, Kay
30
Hudson, Henry
1
Hunt, Daniel
2, 9
Hunt, Daughter of Daniel
9
Hunt, Davie
2
Johnson, ----- (Dr.)
10
Kalus, Michael
28
Kayal, Barbara
17
Klotz, Mrs.
17
Lambert, Laura
24
Lancaster, Jack
32
Lancaster, Marie
32
Leavitt, John (Dr.)
9
Lee, Barbara
17
Lewis, Joe
22
Lightcap, Godfrey
3
Lomerson, Lawerence
12
Lunger, John B.
8
MacElroy, John
24
MacEntire, -----
24
Mackey, Christopher (Dr.)
10
Magyar, James
17
Matusewicz, Nancy
17
McCullogh, William (Colonel)
2, 3, 5
McCullough, -----
3
McCullough, William
12
McCullough, William B. (Dr.)
9
McElroy, John
24
McKinney, -----
16
McKinney, John
16
McKinney, William
15, 16
McLennon, Marge
17
McLennon, Marge
30
Mellick, Jacob
24
Meurer, -----
37
Meyner, Robert (Governor)
11
Miller, Addie
12
Miller, Milt
6
Miller, William
9, 11
Moore, ----- (Dr.)
10
Mulhollan, William E.
9
Mutchler, Phillips
8
Nemeth, Frank
19
Nesbit, Martin W.
16
Nowicki, Don
37
O’Rear, B. (Rev.)
11
Oberly, William
16
Onembo, Bonnie
17
Onembo, Bonny
30
Onembo, Jim
30
Opdycke, Cleve
6
Opdycke, Ray
6
Opdyke, Linda
17
Osborne, Archibald
4
Osmun, Karen
30
Paini, Joseph
25
Paixter, A.
19
Parks, Abner
24
Perkins, William, Jr.
9
Perkins, William, Sr.
9
Peters, Richard
9, 11
Pierce, Andrew
4
Piperato, Louise
11
Pittenger, John
25
Plenge, -----
32
Poalini, Nick
28
Poalini, Peter
28
Pollock, Iva
30
Pomeroy, Grace
11
Post, Margaret
30
Price, Ceres
30
Probasco, -----
12
Randolph, ----- (Ex-Governor)
4
Reduzzi, Richard
17
Richey, -----
4
Richey, Daniel
2
Richey, John
2
Riddle, H. M., Sr. 
11
Riddle, Harry M.
10
Riddle, Marvin
6
Rinaldi, Paul
17, 30
Rinehart, Floyd
6
Roe, Gerald
9
Rounsabell, John
5
Rounsaville, Paul
9
Runkle, Daniel
4, 8, 9
Rush, Pearl
17, 22
Rush, Stewart
25
Rush, Walter K.
22
Santini, -----
26
Sbriscia, Leno
25
Scheibley, Ora
17
Scott, ----- (Rev.)
12
Seifert, Bernice
30
Seifert, Debbie
30
Seifert, Mrs. Ralph
9
Sheppard, Frederick P. (Dr.)
10
Shiner, Frank
28
Shipman, -----
2
Shotwell, Irving
23
Shrope, Charlie
6
Sigler, -----
13
Sloan, P. B. (Dr.)
9
Smith, E. H.
5
Smith, H.
5
Smith, Houston
9
Smith, James
24
Smith, Joseph B.
5
Smith, Kitty
11
Smith, Theodore J.
5
Smith, Theodore J. II
5
Smith, William C.
5
Southard, Henry H. (Dr.)
9
Speck, Clyde
11
Speck, S. E.
11
Stanley, Jean
11
Stanley, William
11
Stedenfeld, Edith
12
Stedenfeld, Walter
11
Stevens, Dorothy
17
Stevens, William
22
Stringfield, Ann
9
Stull, James
15
Stump, Mrs.
12
Tartaglia, -----
30
Tartaglia, Dorothy
30
Thatcher, Thomas
24
Thompson, Henry 
10
Toretta, Elie
17
Twining, Jake
24
Unangst, -----
24
Van Horn, Richard
21
Vanderbilt, Mrs.
5
Warman, William
22
Warne, Arlene
30
Warne, Arlene D.
9
Warne, Benjamin
13, 14
Warne, Nicodemus
14, 22
Warne, William
22
Watson, William
9
Weirsky, Fanny
17
Weiss, Florin
28
Welch, S. A. (Dr.)
10
Weller, ----- (Dr.)
21
Weller, Jacob
16, 24
Weller, John
24
Weller, Phillip
24
Weller, Phillip I
25
Weller, Phillip II
25
Weller, Samuel
24
White, ----- (Dr.)
16
Wiggins, James
3
Wiggins, Thomas
3
Willever, John
21, 22
Willever, John A.
9
Winters, Henry M.
14
Wolfe, -----
16
Wolfe, Clayton
16
Woolever, Abram
2
Woolever, Peter
2
Woolf, Robin
30
Woolverton, -----
15
Woolverton, Moses
16
Wooster, John
23
Wyckoff, Martin
4
Ziegler, Leonard
11
Zilva (a slave to the Wellers)
25

 


 

Place Names/Structure Names/
Page #
      Miscellaneous Entries
 
Asbury
2 – 12
Associations and Organizations
 
     Asbury Epworth League, Chapter 3502
7
     Broadway Civic Association
19
     Brownies (Franklin Township)
30
     Cub Scouts (Franklin Township)
30
     District Medical Society of Warren County
9
     Girl Scouts (Franklin Township)
30
     Improved Order of Red Men
8
     Italian-American Pleasure Club (New Village)
29
     Junior Epworth League, Chapter 3672
7, 8
     Patriotic Order of America
8
     Patriotic Order, Sons of America
8
     SIM association (Alpha)
25
     Women’s Soc. for Christian Service (Broadway)
20
Automobile
22
Baseball
6
Bicentennial
30
Broadway
2, 12 – 23
Broadway Rescue Squad
19
Business and Industry
 
     Asbury Graphite Mills
4, 10, 35
     Bakeries
5
     Barbers
24
     Blacksmith shops
5, 21, 23, 24
     Blouse factories
25
     Bruno’s (restaurant) (Asbury)
33
     Butchers
25
     Cabinet making
3
     Camera House Electronics (Broadway)
37
     Carriage shops
5
     Cement plants
24, 27
     Citizens Bank (Broadway)
14, 16
     Distilleries
16
     Dressmakers
5
     Drovers
4
     Duryea’s Valley Auto Sales (Washington)
35
     Eckhardt’s Tavern
24
     Edison Portland Cement Company
27
     Electric lights (New Village)
27
     Elizabethtown Gas
27
     Feilbachs Welding Shop
16, 17
     Flour mills
5
     Franklin House
24
     Grist mills
2, 13, 14
     Ingersoll
25
     Jack’s Honey Farm Store
32
     Livery stables
5, 6, 22
     Lumberyards
5
     Meurer’s Produce Stand
37
     Mike’s Auto Body Shop (Broadway)
19
     Milk production
25
     Mill Pond bridges and mills
10
     Millinery shops, hatters
5, 23
     Palermo’s General Store (Asbury)
36
     Plaster mill
22
     Plenge’s Apple Valley Farms (Asbury)
32
     Sawmills
22
     Silk mills
25
     Sporting goods store
24
     Stone factory
3
     Stores
3, 5, 22, 24
     Tailor shops
5
     Undertakers
3
     United Can Company
29
     Wagon shops
5
     Warren Pipe and Foundry
4
     Weavers
23
     Wedgewood Inn (Broadway)
22
     Woolen factory
22
Cemeteries
 
     Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery
3
     McKinney Cemetery (Broadway)
14
     Weller Cemetery (New Village)
24, 25
Churches
 
     Asbury Academy
8
     Asbury Presbyterian Church
8, 9
     Church near Weller Cemetery (New Village)
24
     Methodist Episcopal Church (Asbury)
3, 4, 9, 10
     Methodist Episcopal Church (Broadway)
18, 19
     Musconetcong Valley Church
8
Constables
4
Fire companies
 
     Asbury Volunteer Fire Company No. 1
11, 34
     Asbury Volunteer Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary
11, 12, 34
     Broadway Fire Department
19, 20, 29, 31
     Franklin Township Fire Dept. (Broadway)
19, 20
     New Village Firemen’s Club
29
     New Village Volunteer Fire Company
28, 29
Greenwich Township
2
Hall’s Mills
2, 3, 9
Hotels and Boarding Houses
 
     American House (Asbury)
5
     Asbury Hotel
5
     Boarding house (New Village)
27
     Hotel and bar (Broadway)
22
Judges, Justices of the Peace, Sheriffs
3, 4, 22, 23, 24
Lawyers
4
Mansfield Township
2
Morris Canal
20, 21, 23, 27
Morris Turnpike
12
Musconetcong River
2
New Village
2, 17, 23 – 29
Oxford Township
2
Phillipsburg
20, 21, 25
Physicians
4, 9, 10, 21, 22, 24
Pohatcong Mountain
2
Pohatcong River
2, 22
Post Offices, Postmasters, Mailmen
 
     Asbury
10, 11
     Broadway
22
     New Village Post Office
24, 25
Railroads
 
     Central Railroad of New Jersey
5
     Somerville – Easton Railroad
5
Schools
 
     Academy (Asbury)
8
     At site of Feilbachs Welding (Broadway)
16, 17
     Bloomsbury Road school (Asbury)
8
     Consolidated school (Broadway)
8
     Four-room schoolhouse (Rt. 57 New Village)
17
     Frame school (1824) (Broadway)
16
     Franklin Township School (Broadway)
17, 18
     Good Springs School (New Village)
26
     Lodge Hall (Asbury)
8
     Log school (circa. 1820) (Broadway)
16
     Old school building (Asbury)
7
     One-room stone Schoolhouse (New Village)
26
     Pine Grove (Asbury)
5
     School Street (Asbury)
8
     Two-room schoolhouse (1912) (Broadway)
17
     Two-room schoolhouse (1915)(New Village)
26
     Two-room stone schoolhouse (New Village)
26
     Warren Co. Vo-Tech School (Broadway)
12, 18
Scott’s Mountain
12, 13
Smith’s Horse Barn
5
Tax Collectors
4
Trolly
25
Warren Hospital
4