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===Brief History===
  
=== Town Clerk ===
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===Cemeteries===
  
Madison Town Office<br>PO Box 248<br>Madison, NH 03849<br>[http://www.madison-nh.org Website]
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===Church Records===
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Historically, the largest religious groups in New Hampshire were the Congregational, Baptist, Roman Catholic, and Methodist churches. For general information about New Hampshire denominations, view the New Hampshire Church Records wiki page.<br><br>
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To see the churches in Madison, visit [https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?includeIsParent=true&primaryText=Madison,%20Carroll,%20New%20Hampshire,%20United%20States&reqParents=4576977&reqParentsLabel=Town&reqParentsType=376&searchTypeaheadInputText=Search%20Within:Madison,%20Carroll,%20New%20Hampshire,%20United%20States&reqTypeGroups=3&reqTypeLabel=Churches%20and%20Church%20Parishes FamilySearch Places].<br><br>
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Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. The following are church records available online for the town of Madison:<br><br>
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===City Directories===
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===Land Records===
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The following are online land records for the town of Madison:
  
=== Brief History  ===
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===Libraries and Historical Societies===
  
=== Historical Data  ===
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===Maps===
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The following are online maps of the town of Madison:
  
=== Town Histories  ===
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===Newspapers===
Go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Madison%20n.h.%29 Archive.org] to find published materials for this town
 
  
=== Vital Records ===
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===Probate Records===
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In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. The following are online probate records for the town of Madison:
  
=== Probate Records  ===
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===Town Histories===
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Go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Madison%20n.h.%29 Archive.org] to find published materials for this town
  
=== City Directories  ===
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===Town Records===
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In New Hampshire, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:
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<ul class="column-spacing-halfscreen" style="padding-right:5px;">
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    <li>Births</li>
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    <li>Marriages</li>
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    <li>Deaths</li>
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    <li>Burials</li>
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    <li>Cemetery records</li>
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    <li>Appointments</li>
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    <li>Earmarks</li>
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    <li>Estrays (stray animals)</li>
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    <li>Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)</li>
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    <li>Land records</li>
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    <li>Mortgages</li>
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    <li>Name changes</li>
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    <li>Care of the poor</li>
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    <li>School records</li>
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    <li>Surveys</li>
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    <li>Tax lists</li>
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    <li>Town meeting minutes</li>
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    <li>Voter registrations</li>
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    <li>Warning outs (of town)</li>
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</ul>
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|}
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The following are Madison town records available online:
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
  
=== Maps  ===
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====Town Clerk====
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The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.<br><br>
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Madison Town Office<br>PO Box 248<br>Madison, NH 03849<br>[http://www.madison-nh.org Website]
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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===Vital Records===
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====Births====
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
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*'''1853-1947''' {{FHL|1231335|title-id|disp=Marriages, births, deaths 1853-1947 (Madison, New Hampshire)}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
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*'''1901-1915''' {{RecordSearch|1876928|New Hampshire Birth Certificates, 1901-1915}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - [[New Hampshire, Birth Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to use this collection]]; index and images
  
=== Churches  ===
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====Marriages====
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
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*'''1853-1947''' {{FHL|1231335|title-id|disp=Marriages, births, deaths 1853-1947 (Madison, New Hampshire)}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
  
=== Town Records ===
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====Deaths====
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
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*'''1853-1947''' {{FHL|1231335|title-id|disp=Marriages, births, deaths 1853-1947 (Madison, New Hampshire)}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
  
=== Newspapers  ===
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====Town Reports====
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The town of Madison kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Madison kept town reports. (NOTE: Occasionally, these town reports missed vital statistic information from the end of the year. If you don't find your ancestor's vital information, check the following year's town report to see if your ancestor's information was recorded later.)
  
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
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{| style="width:40%; vertical-align:top;"<br>
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofof00madi_2/page/n29/mode/2up 1897]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofof00madi_1/page/n41/mode/2up 1916]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofof00madi_0/page/n43/mode/2up 1917]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofof00madi/page/n63/mode/2up 1920]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofof00madi/page/n63/mode/2up 1922]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1973madi/page/72/mode/2up 1971]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1973madi/page/72/mode/2up 1973]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1974madi/page/76/mode/2up 1974]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1975madi/page/80/mode/2up 1975]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1976madi/page/76/mode/2up 1976]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1977madi/page/94/mode/2up 1977]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1978madi/page/94/mode/2up 1978]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1979madi/page/124/mode/2up 1979]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1980madi/page/112/mode/2up 1980]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1981madi/page/112/mode/2up 1981]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1982madi/page/88/mode/2up 1982]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1983madi/page/80/mode/2up 1983]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1984madi/page/n81/mode/2up 1984]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1985madi/page/84/mode/2up 1985]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1986madi/page/49/mode/2up 1986]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1987madi/page/37/mode/2up 1987]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1988madi/page/50/mode/2up 1988]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1989madi/page/52/mode/2up 1989]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1990madi/page/38/mode/2up 1990]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1991madi/page/40/mode/2up 1991]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1992madi/page/40/mode/2up 1992]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1993madi/page/52/mode/2up 1993]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1994madi/page/52/mode/2up 1994]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1995madi/page/46/mode/2up 1995]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1996madi/page/50/mode/2up 1996]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1997madi/page/52/mode/2up 1997]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1998madi/page/62/mode/2up 1998]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1999madi/page/68/mode/2up 1999]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2000madi/page/56/mode/2up 2000]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2001madi/page/58/mode/2up 2001]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2002madi/page/62/mode/2up 2002]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2003madi/page/60/mode/2up 2003]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2006madi/page/38/mode/2up 2006]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2007madi/page/34/mode/2up 2007]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2008madi/page/48/mode/2up 2008]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2009madi/page/28/mode/2up 2009]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2010madi/page/34/mode/2up 2010]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2011madi/page/22/mode/2up 2011]
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=== References ===
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Latest revision as of 13:42, 24 March 2021

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Modern town borders of Madison in Carroll County, New Hampshire.


Brief History[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Historically, the largest religious groups in New Hampshire were the Congregational, Baptist, Roman Catholic, and Methodist churches. For general information about New Hampshire denominations, view the New Hampshire Church Records wiki page.

To see the churches in Madison, visit FamilySearch Places.

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. The following are church records available online for the town of Madison:

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

The following are online land records for the town of Madison:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Madison:

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. The following are online probate records for the town of Madison:

Town Histories[edit | edit source]

Go to Archive.org to find published materials for this town

Town Records[edit | edit source]

In New Hampshire, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:

  • Births
  • Marriages
  • Deaths
  • Burials
  • Cemetery records
  • Appointments
  • Earmarks
  • Estrays (stray animals)
  • Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)
  • Land records
  • Mortgages
  • Name changes
  • Care of the poor
  • School records
  • Surveys
  • Tax lists
  • Town meeting minutes
  • Voter registrations
  • Warning outs (of town)

The following are Madison town records available online:

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.

Madison Town Office
PO Box 248
Madison, NH 03849
Website

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

Town Reports[edit | edit source]

The town of Madison kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Madison kept town reports. (NOTE: Occasionally, these town reports missed vital statistic information from the end of the year. If you don't find your ancestor's vital information, check the following year's town report to see if your ancestor's information was recorded later.)

References[edit | edit source]