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Friday, February 17, 2012
Fact of the Day: Old Jersey
The state of New Jersey is named so because a royalist George Carteret was granted a large amount of land by King Charles II. He was from the channel island of Jersey (off the coast of France), and decided to name the land "New Jersey".