Livingston, New Jersey
Livingston is a township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 29,366.
Livingston was made as a township by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 5, 1813, from portions of Caldwell Township (now Fairfield Township) and Springfield Township (now in Union County, New Jersey).
The township was named for William Livingston, the first Governor of New Jersey; his family's coat of arms serves as the township's seal.
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- ↑ Table 7. Population for the Counties and Municipalities in New Jersey: 1990, 2000 and 2010 Archived 2017-08-07 at the Wayback Machine, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, February 2011. Accessed July 18, 2012.
- ↑ Snyder, John P. The Story of New Jersey's Civil Boundaries: 1606–1968, Bureau of Geology and Topography; Trenton, New Jersey; 1969. p. 128. Accessed July 18, 2012.
- ↑ About Livingston Archived 2011-07-27 at the Wayback Machine. Accessed March 9, 2007.
- ↑ Hutchinson, Viola L. The Origin of New Jersey Place Names, New Jersey Public Library Commission, May 1945. Accessed September 3, 2015.