By HistoryNet Staff 3/12/2018 •
In 1807 New Jersey specifically disenfranchised this group.
Women. In 1790 New Jersey gave the vote to “all free inhabitants” of the state including women. In 1807 this right was revoked because it was believe women’s votes were more like to be fraudulent.
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