About SCHS

Mission Statement

The purpose of the SCHS is to promote public knowledge and interest in the history of Sussex County, New Jersey, and surrounding areas by:

  • Compiling, publishing and disseminating information;
  • Collecting, preserving and studying historical, genealogical and archaeological records, documents, papers and artifacts;
  • Maintaining a public museum;
  • Promoting the preservation and protection of buildings, cemeteries and other sites of historic interest and co-operating with other organizations of similar interest.

Executive Board

Wayne T. McCabe President

William Strait Vice President

-VACANT- Treasurer

Marge McCabe Recording Secretary

Xavier Gonzalez Corresponding Secretary


Richard Crawn

Cathy Esposito

Ruby Esposito

Alex Everitt, Jr.

Geoffrey Ithen

Harry Kaplan

Lisa Holder

Mario Poggi

Stephen Shaw

Wendy Wyman

*The Board of Trustees and Officers are annually elected on the first Tuesday in April.