History of Diversity in Southern New Jersey

January 24, 2004

Source: The Press of Atlantic City


On January 24, 2004 The Press of Atlantic City reported on the diverse history of religious migration to Southern New Jersey. The article traces the migration of Quakers, Baptists and "Separatists" from the Church of England in the late 17th century, Welsh Baptists, Presbyterians, African-American Christians, Catholics, Jews, and the 20th century migration of Buddhists, Muslims, and Hindus.