Hello In the set of books re: First Settlers of Piscataway and Woodbridge, New Jersey pg. 159
New England Migration mentions Thomas HALSEY among the inhabitants of Long Island founded in 1639. My Great Grandmother was Ada Halsey b. 4/29/1872(have photo)married on Jan. 27,1889
of Her and my Great Grandfather William Helmuth b. March 7, 1870 one of four children of Phillip Helmuth and Mary Anna Strickkland, whom lived in Osbornville and Brick Town area. Info from my Dennis Family Tree, Dennis Family Bible, My Dennis Genealogy collection.
Looking for additional information. Please see my posting at New Jersey, Dennis, Vanderbilt, Halsey, Compton, Coe, etc.