Who explored New Jersey?
Henrey Hudson explored New Jersey
The person who settled in New Jersey Giovanni da Verrazano explored and settled in New Jersey. In 1524 Italian explorer Giovanni da Verrazano sailed north along the eastern coast of New Jersey. He dropped anchor just off a silver land that is known today as Sandy Hook. Verrazano was the first European to explore the coast of the New Jersey area. Many explorers visited the Jersey area during the 1600s . Dutch traders claimed a…
I didn't know it was lost!! Sorry (: Giovanni de Verranzano explored the area of New Jersey in 1524. He sailed up the Hudson River in 1609. The area was settled by the Dutch in 1623 (Fort Nassau) and was taken over by the British and organized as a British colony under Sir George Carteret in 1665. New Jersey became a major battleground during the American Revolution.