Geography Quiz / New Jersey Place Names by Origin II

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Can you name the New Jersey municipalities based on their origins?

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Lesser falls of the Passaic RiverPassaic
President Abraham LincolnMorris
Stands of cedars in the areaEssex
Location along main branch of Paulins KillSussex
Original name of 'California' didn't fit on a signHunterdon
Island of Welsh mythologyCape May
Boundary in an Indian deedSomerset
Corruption of Pennytown, for its sizeMercer
Location at headlands at the mouth of Sandy Hook BayMonmouth
French for 'bright mountain'Essex
Tributary of Raritan Raritan from the southMiddlesex
Civil War battleCumberland
Wife of Sir George Carteret, colonial governor of NJUnion
Wild cranberriesMiddlesex
Etta Helme, daughter of snuff factory ownerMiddlesex
Location 'amid' the Bergen hillsBergen
Italian for 'beautiful sea'Monmouth
Red soil on river bankMonmouth
White oak treesBergen
Location near two lakes and pine woodsOcean

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