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===Online Resources===
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==Online Resources==
 
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*[http://www.deathindexes.com/newhampshire/index.html Online New Hampshire Death Records & Indexes]
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48183 Colonial Gravestone Inscriptions in the State of New Hampshire] ($)
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Online Cemetery Resources for New Hampshire'''</center>
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70618 New Hampshire, Find A Grave Index, 1692-2011]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&GSln=smith&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=32&GScntry=4&GSob=n&df=all& Find A Grave for New Hampshire]
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/nh/index.htm Interment.net for New Hampshire]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/index.php#cemetery Billion Graves for New Hampshire]
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Find-A-Grave]  
*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}}
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*{{RecordSearch|2221801|Find A Grave Index}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - [[Find A Grave Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use This Collection]]
*{{RecordSearch|2579610|United States, Cemetery Abstracts}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60525/ U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current] at [https://www.ancestry.com Ancestry]  
*[http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/cemetery-records-new-hampshire.htm New Horizons Genealogy New Hampshire Cemetery Database]
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*[https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
*[http://www.gravematter.com/ A Very Grave Matter], scroll down on the left past Massachusetts and Maine
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*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}} at FamilySearch - [[BillionGraves Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use This Collection]]
*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-NH-NDX.html Cemetery Junction New Hampshire] at D'Addezio
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*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-billion-graves-index BillionGraves Index] at [https://www.findmypast.com/ Find My Past] ($)
*[http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~nhcemeteries/genealogy/ New Hampshire Cemeteries, Central New Hampshire Gravestone Photos]
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*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/48183/ Colonial Gravestone Inscriptions in the State of New Hampshire] at [https://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($)
*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/NH/Cemetery-Records.htm New Hampshire Cemetery Records]
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*{{RecordSearch|2579610|United States, Cemetery Abstracts, 1949-1969}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] [[United States, Cemetery Abstracts - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use This Record]]
*{{RecordSearch|1930346|New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007}} — index and images<br><br>
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*[https://freepages.rootsweb.com/~nhcemeteries/genealogy/ New Hampshire Cemeteries] at [https://freepages.rootsweb.com Rootsweb Freepages]
 
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*[http://www.gravematter.com/ New Hampshire Cemetery Records] at [http://www.gravematter.com A Very Grave Matter] — listed below Massachusetts and Maine.
The following have significant cemetery listings for New Hampshire State: {{Note|Sites may be incomplete. <br>• They may not list all cemeteries in a county <br>• and may not include all burials in a cemetery.}}<br>
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*[https://accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/new-hampshire-cemetery-records.htm New Hampshire Cemetery Records] at [https://accessgenealogy.com/ AccessGenealogy]  
 
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/nh/index.htm New Hampshire Cemetery Records] at [http://www.interment.net/us/index.htm Interment]  
*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=32&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.
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*[http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/cemetery-records-new-hampshire.htm New Hampshire Cemetery Records] at [http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/index.html New Horizons Genealogy]  
**This site frequently has tombstone images.
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*[https://www.americanancestors.org/search/databasesearch/46/cemetery-transcriptions-from-the-nehgs-manuscript-collections-1650-2000?location=new%20hampshire&database=Cemetery%20Transcriptions%20from%20the%20NEHGS%20Manuscript%20Collections,%201650-2000&searchPage=databasesearch Cemetery Transcriptions from the NEHGS Manuscript Collections, 1650-2000] at [https://www.americanancestors.org/ American Ancestors] ($)
**[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cs& List of cemeteries] in their database.
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/newhamp/newhamp.html New Hampshire Tombstone Transcription Project] at [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/registry.html USGenWeb Transcription Project]
***1) Select the state, 2) pick a county, and 3) click '''Search.''' (There are too many cemeteries for a statewide list.)
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*[https://www.deathindexes.com/newhampshire/index.html Online New Hampshire Obituary and Cemetery Indexes] at [https://www.deathindexes.com/index.html DeathIndexes]  
****'''Tip''': To switch to a different county, click '''Cemetery Lookup''' under '''''Actions''''' at the left.
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***When you have a list, click on the number below '''Interments''' for a cemetery to access names. Click '''Records''' arrow to scroll through to the end.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70618 ''Web: New Hampshire, Find A Grave Index, 1665-2012 Free''] at Ancestry.com ($) State.
 
 
 
{{Tip| Remember:<br>
 
# Family members may be buried in the same plot or nearby.
 
# [http://genealogy.about.com/od/cemetery_records/ig/tombstone_symbols/ Symbols] and [http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/misc/grave_symbols.shtml abbreviations] may lead you to other records.
 
# Weathering and damage to tombstones make [[New Hampshire Cemeteries#Published Transcriptions|early published transcriptions]] priceless.}} <br>
 
 
 
*[http://www.newhorizonsgenealogicalservices.com/cemetery-records-new-hampshire.htm New Hampshire Cemetery Records] A growing collection of New Hampshire Cemetery Records organized by location.
 
 
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/index.php#given_names=&family_names=smith&birth_year=&death_year=&year_range=5&lim=0&num=10&action=search&exact=true&phonetic=false&record_type=0&country=United+States&state=NewHampshire&county=0 BillionGraves Name Search]. Replace the Smith surname in the pale orange form and click '''Search'''
 
**[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/index.php#country=United+States&state=New+Hampshire&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery&start=0&limit=100 Lists of cemeteries], "Filter by county" to see the list of cemeteries in their database.
 
 
 
[http://www.gravematter.com/ A Very Grave Matter]has photographs and documentation of gravestones of local Maine, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire cemeteries with history and genealogy of early ancestors who settled New England. <br>
 
 
 
*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/NH/Cemetery-Records.htm New Hampshire Cemetery Records] (at LDS Genealogy): Cemetery inscriptions organized by county and city.<br>
 
 
 
*[http://www.namesinstone.com/Default.aspx Names in Stone] allows you to search for graves alphabetically or by cemetery; see grave photos and surrounding burials together on a map; flag records of interest to receive e-mail update notices. <br>
 
 
 
*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-NH-NDX.html D'Addezio] lists cemeteries alphabetically with links to other New Hampshire cemetery sites.<br>
 
 
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/nh/index.htm Interment.net] is arranged by county, then by cemetery, with alphabetical grave transcripts. Often incomplete lists. <br>
 
 
 
*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/newhamp/newhamp.html Tombstone Transcription Project (NHGenWeb)] gives cemetery locations and grave transcripts arranged by county. May have several lists per county. Most names indexed in a county search engine on a separate page. <br>
 
 
 
*FamilySearch Historical Records. [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1930346 New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records] has digitized books of several cemeteries in Manchester. [[New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|Description of records.]]
 
 
 
*[[Worldcat Online Catalog|WorldCat]] has a billion catalog records in 57,000 libraries worldwide on many subjects.<br>
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to the FamilySearch Catalog|FamilySearch Catalog]] describes items in the FHL collection. Most microfilms and microfiche can be ordered at thousands of [[Introduction to Family History Centers|Family History Centers]] worldwide. <br>
 
 
 
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''<br>  
 
 
 
[[New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records - FamilySearch Historical Records]]<br>
 
 
 
===Published Transcriptions===
 
 
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Cemetery records often include birth, marriage, and death information. They sometimes have insignia or symbols that provide clues about military service, religion, or membership in a service or fraternal organization. Nearby markers may help identify children who died young or women who were not recorded in family or government documents.
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/New-Hampshire?id=state_32 New Hampshire Cemeteries] at [https://www.findagrave.com Find-A-Grave]
 
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*[https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves] - type New Hampshire in the search box.
The New Hampshire Historical Society has an extensive collection of cemetery records. Use the historical society’s [https://www.nhhistory.org/research/collections-catalog/#/ Internet site] for a catalog listing of this collection. In the search box you can type the name of the city or town plus the word cemetery. Some records have been microfilmed and are at the Family History Library. {{FHL|165996|film|disp=Two Family History Library microfilms, 15566 and 165996}}, contain some of these cemetery records with various authors, publishers, and computer numbers. Other collections include:  
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-NH-NDX.html New Hampshire Cemeteries] at [http://www.daddezio.com/ D'Addezio]
 
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*[https://newhampshire.hometownlocator.com/features/cultural,class,cemetery.cfm New Hampshire Cemeteries] at [https://www.hometownlocator.com/ Hometown Locator]
*Goss, Mrs. Charles C. ''Colonial Gravestone Inscriptions in the State of New Hampshire: Published by the Historic Activities Committee of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of New Hampshire, From Collections Made by Committees From 1913 to 1942''. (Dover, New Hampshire: National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of New Hampshire, 1942). ({{FHL|174903|title-id|disp=Family History Library book 974.2 V3g; film 823810 item 3.}}) It is indexed in:
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*[http://www.idreamof.com/cemetery/nh.html New Hampshire Cemeteries] at [http://www.idreamof.com/index.html I Dream of Genealogy]
 
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*[https://ldsgenealogy.com/NH/Cemetery-Records.htm New Hampshire Cemeteries] at [https://ldsgenealogy.com/index.htm LDSGenealogy]
:*Hazelton, Mrs. Frances Herber. ''Colonial Gravestones, State of New Hampshire, Index''. Typescript, 1991. ({{FHL|439562|item|disp=Family History Library book 974.2 V3g index; fiche 6110667}}.)
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2325717/upper-valley-jewish-community-cemetery Upper Valley Jewish Community Cemetery in Nevada] at [https://www.findagrave.com Find-A-Grave]
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/search?cemetery-name=hebrew&cemetery-loc=New+Hampshire%2C+United+States+of+America&only-with-cemeteries=cemOnly&locationId=state_32 Hebrew Cemeteries in New Hampshire] at [https://www.findagrave.com Find-A-Grave]
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*[https://iajgscemetery.org/usa/new-hampshire/ New Hampshire Jewish Cemetery Project] at [https://iajgscemetery.org/ International Jewish Cemetery Project]
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*[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/1411/ JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry] at [https://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] - grave search
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*[https://www.jewishgen.org/databases/Cemetery/tree/CemList.htm JewishGen Online Worldwide Burial Registry] by [https://www.jewishgen.org/ JewishGen]<br>''Click the USA folder, State folder, City folder and cemetery name''
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*[http://www.nhsvc.com/ New Hampshire State Veterans Cemetery] — [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/221742/new-hampshire-state-veterans-cemetery Find-A-Grave] [https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/New-Hampshire-State-Veterans-Cemetery/180902 BillionGraves]
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:''For more [[United States Military Cemetery Records|military burial databases]].''
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*Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The New England Mission. ''Cemetery Records of New Hampshire''. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1960). Names are alphabetically arranged within each cemetery listed. (Family History Library {{FHL|293088|title-id|disp=book 974.2 V3c; film 908584 item 2}}.)
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== Additional Resources at the Family History Library ==
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To find cemetery records for ''New Hampshire'' in the FamilySearch Catalog follow these steps:<br>
  
A county-by-county list of cemetery record transcripts, and the book and film numbers to locate them at the Family History Library as of 1988, is:  
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#Go to the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/search/ '''FamilySearch Catalog''']
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#Enter: '''New Hampshire''' in the Place box
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#Click on: '''Search'''
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#Click on: '''Cemeteries'''
  
*Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Library (Salt Lake City, Utah). ''Index to United States Cemeteries''. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1988). (Family History Library films 1206468-94.) {{FHL|613269|item|disp=New Hampshire is on film 1206479}}.
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To search for cemeteries at the county level follow directions below
  
An additional source for New Hampshire cemetery records is:  
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#Go to the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/search/ '''FamilySearch Catalog''']
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#Enter: '''New Hampshire''' in the Place box
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#Click on: '''Search'''
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#Click on: '''Cemeteries'''
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#Click on: '''Places within New Hampshire'''
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#Click on the county you want to search
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#Click on: '''Cemeteries'''
  
[http://www.nhoga.com/ New Hampshire Old Graveyard Association]<br>Portsmouth Atheneum Library <br>9 Market Square <br>Portsmouth, NH 03801 <br>Telephone: 603-431-2538 
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To search for cemeteries at the town level, follow directions below.
  
[https://www.cityofportsmouth.com/library/local-history-genealogy/cemeterymaps Portsmouth Public Library] <br>175 Parrott Avenue <br>Portsmouth, NH 03801 <br>(603) 766-1723 <br>libinfo@cityofportsmouth.com <br>www.cityofportsmouth.com/library
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#Go to the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/search/ '''FamilySearch Catalog''']
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#Enter: '''New Hampshire''' in the Place box
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#Click on: '''Search'''
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#Click on: '''Cemeteries'''
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#Click on: '''Places within New Hampshire'''
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#Click on the county you want to search
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#Click on '''Places within United States, New Hampshire, county name'''
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#Click on the town you want to search
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#Click on: '''Cemeteries'''
  
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== Additional Resources ==
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*[https://www.dar.org/library/collections/dar-library-catalog DAR Library Catalog] has cemetery books. Do a keyword search for New Hampshire cemetery.
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*[https://www.worldcat.org/ Worldcat.org] - Do a search for New Hampshire Cemetery.
  
 
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Revision as of 13:52, 30 July 2020

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Online Resources[edit | edit source]

Online Cemetery Resources for New Hampshire
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List of Cemeteries in the State
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Jewish Cemeteries
Military Cemeteries
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Additional Resources at the Family History Library[edit | edit source]

To find cemetery records for New Hampshire in the FamilySearch Catalog follow these steps:

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: New Hampshire in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries

To search for cemeteries at the county level follow directions below

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: New Hampshire in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries
  5. Click on: Places within New Hampshire
  6. Click on the county you want to search
  7. Click on: Cemeteries

To search for cemeteries at the town level, follow directions below.

  1. Go to the FamilySearch Catalog
  2. Enter: New Hampshire in the Place box
  3. Click on: Search
  4. Click on: Cemeteries
  5. Click on: Places within New Hampshire
  6. Click on the county you want to search
  7. Click on Places within United States, New Hampshire, county name
  8. Click on the town you want to search
  9. Click on: Cemeteries

Additional Resources[edit | edit source]