New Jersey voting rights

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Historical Context Note


New Jersey gives all inhabitants of adult age with a net worth of 50 pounds the right to vote. Women property holders have the vote until 1807, when the state limited the vote to free, white males.
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Citation:
Editors. "New Jersey voting rights". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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