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

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Location under a cliff of Weasel MountainPassaic
A ship that wrecked upside down on LBIOcean
First colonial governor of New Jersey, Sir PhilipMiddlesex
A lengthy arm of the Shrewsbury RiverMonmouth
Location in an open area of central Bergen CountyBergen
American author known for Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van WinkleEssex
A fair Italian town that was the setting for several Shakespeare playsEssex
German for 'place of freedom'Sussex
Paul Henri Mallet-Prevost, Swiss fugitive from the French RevolutionHunterdon
The 20th president of the United StatesBergen
French for 'beautiful city'Essex
Hunting place for large antlered mammalsGloucester
A ridge formed by Toney's BrookEssex
A brook that supplied power for a paper millEssex
A payment made to local natives for the land (possibly apocryphal)Monmouth
Location at the entrance to Barnegat BayOcean
Location in the northern woods of Bergen CountyBergen
Early glass industry that was established thereGloucester
A pair of lakes in the rising hills of central Morris CountyMorris
Dutch King William III, Prince of this historical European localeEssex

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