Legends of Port Norris

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2018 Legends Honored
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Click on the highlighted names.

20th Century
Owen John Carney, Jr.
James D. Garrison, Sr.
Warren R. Miller (Barney)
Anthony J. Ricci & Samuel R. Ricci
Captain Warren D. Robbins, MD

Living Legend
Sally Dickenson

Thank you for attending.

Legends of Port Norris

Legends of Port Norris

2018 Legends

Annual Fundraiser
Legends of Port Norris Celebration
When: Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: Noon – 4 pm

Where: Motorsports Park
8000 Dividing Creek Rd, Millville, NJ 08332

Thank you to everyone who attended. All the donated items and time.
It was a lovely evening.

We were also honored with past legends in attentence:

Barbara Adams - Legend in 2016
Hannah Nichols - Legend in 2016
John Hickman - Legend in 2015
Ed Horseman - Legend in 2014

We honored those we lost this year
Walter Rudolph - Legend in 2010


Legends of Port Norris

In 2008, the Port Norris Historical Society began a yearly tradition of honoring those who have made a significant impact on our community. Honorees come from three categories: 19th Century, 20th Century, and Living Legends. Be they business owners, community leaders, or simply great citizens, they represent what is great about Port Norris.

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Legends Annual Program

Those who are chosen as a legend will be honored at awards ceremony.
A close friend or family member if available will be asked to present a oral casual presentation of that legend. Legends will be presented a plaque. The ceremony will be recorded for everyone to enjoy.

In addition to continuing to preserve the history and keep it current for today the awards ceremony is our primary fund-raiser for the year. We appreciate all who can attend.

If you have someone from the past or living who meet the criteria of a Port Norris Legend, download the form and let us know. Each May the members of the Port Norris Historical Society, review and nominate and vote for the next years legends.


Legends Nomination Forms
Download PDF Here.




Mail to Port Norris Historical Society, PO Box 187, Port Norris, NJ 08349
or email to pnhs@historicportnorris.org

To learn more about an individual past legend click here.

Past Awards Click Here

Full Legends List Click Here