Elias
Kaighn


 

ELIAS KAIGHN was the third mayor of Camden. Born in Clarksboro NJ on September 23, 1799 he moved to Camden around 1820, locating at Kaighn's Point.

Elias Kaighn served as Mayo from 1838 to 1840, and served on City Council before and after that. he also was on the Board of Chosen Freeholders and on the old Camden township committee. 

Elias Kaighn passed away on November 4, 1864. 


The History of Camden County New Jersey
George Reeser Prowell - 1886


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