New Jersey voting rights (35 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

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.

Citation:
Editors. "New Jersey voting rights". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=10814, accessed 19 February 2017.]

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