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Cherryville, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Official seal of Cherryville, New Jersey
Seal
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Hunterdon
Township Franklin
Elevation 679 ft (207 m)
GNIS feature ID 875399

Cherryville is an unincorporated community located within Franklin Township, in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States.

History

A tavern was built in Cherryville in 1736.

Around 1830, a stone schoolhouse was erected. It was replaced by a wood frame school in 1860.

A Baptist church was founded in Cherryville in 1849.

By 1882, Cherryville had a post office, and was described as being in "a superior farming district". It had a population of 65.


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