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CHURCH RECORDS

Rockaway Presbyterian Church Records -
Morris County, NJ
submitted by LaRae

Source: Morris County, NJGenWeb page

The following lists are from WW Munsell's History of Morris County, p339-41.

The Presbyterian Church at Rockaway Village is
one of the oldest church organizations in the county.

The Rockaway Presbyterian church was for many years the only church in the township, and its history dates back to the early part of the eighteenth century, although no church organization or building was in existence until about the year 1758.

The following is a list of the elders of the church, as compiled by Rev. Mr. Platter.

Name Ordained Died Resigned
John COBB 1772 1779  
Samuel B. HALSEY 1841 1871  

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An alphabetical record of members of the Rockaway parish previous to 1808 contains the following names:

John COBB
John and Henry SMITH

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