Manuscript Group 954, Charles H. Halsey (1810 – 1855) Historian, Episcopal Minister
954. HALSEY, CHARLES H. (1810-55), historian, Episcopal
“An Historical Sketch of the Town of Newark,” 1833. 1
Concerns Newark’s history from its foundation in 1666. Halsey
notes that he read this manuscript before the Newark Young
Men’s Society on April 22, 1833, then lent it to William
Kinney of the <1Newark Daily Advertiser>1 a year later.
Halsey subsequently became rector of Christ Church in Newark.
MG 954 – Charles H. Halsey, 1833
Sketch of the Town of Newark