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{{New Hampshire-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]] > Grafton County'' [[Image:Nh-grafton.png|thumb|right|235px]]  
 
{{New Hampshire-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]] > Grafton County'' [[Image:Nh-grafton.png|thumb|right|235px]]  
  
== [http://www.graftoncountynh.us/ County Courthouse]  ==
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== [http://www.courtreference.com/Grafton-County-New-Hampshire-Courts.htm County Courthouse]  ==
  
 
The Grafton County Complex<br>3855 Darmouth College Highway<br>North Haverhill, NH 03774  
 
The Grafton County Complex<br>3855 Darmouth College Highway<br>North Haverhill, NH 03774  
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*Created 19 March 1771 from the Colonial lands. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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*Created 19 March 1771 from the Colonial lands. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
*[[Coos County, New Hampshire|Coos]] County set off 24 December 1803 from northern part. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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*[[Coos County, New Hampshire|Coos]] County set off 24 December 1803 from northern part. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
  
*[[Carroll County, New Hampshire|Carroll]] County set off 22 December 1840. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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*[[Carroll County, New Hampshire|Carroll]] County set off 22 December 1840. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries&nbsp; ====
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*Grafton County [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/newhampshire/grafton-nh-cemeteries.htm Cemetery Records]
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*Findagrave [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=32&CScnty=1901 Gafton Records]
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*Courthouse[http://www.courtreference.com/Grafton-County-New-Hampshire-Courts.htm Records ]Reference gives links to courthouse holdings
  
 
==== Gazetteers  ====
 
==== Gazetteers  ====
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*[http://www.archive.org/details/gazetteerofgraft00chil Gazetee]r Grafton County is found at Archive.org
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
===== Civil War =====
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===== Civil War =====
  
*[http://www.archive.org/stream/militaryrecordof00redi#page/n7/mode/2up Military record of the sons of Dartmouth in the Union Army and Navy, 1861-1865], compiled by E. D. Redington, '61 ; rev. and edited by W. H. Hodgkins - Online Book - Also available on microfiche at the [https://familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?hash=HloWXpZgU9zB10k5M56iYku8TUc%253D&uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F788525 Family History Library].
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*[http://www.archive.org/stream/militaryrecordof00redi#page/n7/mode/2up Military record of the sons of Dartmouth in the Union Army and Navy, 1861-1865], compiled by E. D. Redington, '61&nbsp;; rev. and edited by W. H. Hodgkins - Online Book - Also available on microfiche at the [https://familysearch.org/s/catalog/show?hash=HloWXpZgU9zB10k5M56iYku8TUc%253D&uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog.familysearch.org%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F788525 Family History Library].
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
Certified copies of of birth, death, and marriage records are available from the [http://www.sos.nh.gov/vitalrecords/eligibility.html State Division of Vital Records Administration] or from the local city and town clerk where the event took place. Original records are kept by the city or town clerk and copies are sent to the state.
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Certified copies of of birth, death, and marriage records are available from the [http://www.sos.nh.gov/vitalrecords/eligibility.html State Division of Vital Records Administration] or from the local city and town clerk where the event took place. Original records are kept by the city or town clerk and copies are sent to the state.  
  
In 1905, when the state created the Bureau of Vital Records and Health, printed cards were distributed to the local clerks and earlier vital records were transcribed onto the cards and submitted to the state.
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In 1905, when the state created the Bureau of Vital Records and Health, printed cards were distributed to the local clerks and earlier vital records were transcribed onto the cards and submitted to the state.  
  
 
===== '''''Births'''''  =====
 
===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Lebanon New Hampshire Family History Center]]
 
*[[Lebanon New Hampshire Family History Center]]
  
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*[http://www.motherhubbardscupboard.net/countypages/graftoncountynh.html The Grafton County NHGenWeb Project], an member of [[NHGenWeb|The NHGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.motherhubbardscupboard.net/countypages/graftoncountynh.html The Grafton County NHGenWeb Project], an member of [[NHGenWeb|The NHGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nh/grafton/ The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Grafton County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/nh/grafton/ The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Grafton County  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/nh/grafton/ The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Grafton County (backup site)<br>
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/nh/grafton/ The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Grafton County (backup site)<br>  
 
*{{FHL|New+Hampshire%2C+Grafton|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Grafton County  
 
*{{FHL|New+Hampshire%2C+Grafton|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Grafton County  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/NH/Grafton/ Grafton County, New Hampshire Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/NH/Grafton/ Grafton County, New Hampshire Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Grafton_County,_New_Hampshire]]
 
[[Category:Grafton_County,_New_Hampshire]]
 
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Revision as of 03:26, 5 March 2012

Template:New Hampshire-stubUnited States > New Hampshire > Grafton County
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County Courthouse

The Grafton County Complex
3855 Darmouth College Highway
North Haverhill, NH 03774

History

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  • Named for Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, KG, PC (28 September 1735 – 14 March 1811), styled Earl of Euston between 1747 and 1757, was a British Whig statesman of the Georgian era. He was one of a handful of dukes who served as Prime Minister. He was a son of Lord Augustus FitzRoy and Elizabeth Cosby, daughter of Colonel William Cosby, who served as a colonial Governor of New York.

Parent County

  • Created 19 March 1771 from the Colonial lands. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • Coos County set off 24 December 1803 from northern part. [1]

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City:

  • Lebanon

Towns:

  • Alexandria
  • Ashland
  • Bath
  • Benton
  • Bethlehem
  • Bridgewater
  • Bristol
  • Campton
  • Canaan
  • Dorchester
  • Easton
  • Ellsworth
  • Enfield
  • Franconia
  • Grafton
  • Groton
  • Hanover
  • Haverhill
  • Hebron
  • Holderness
  • Landaff
  • Lincoln
  • Lisbon
  • Littleton
  • Lyman
  • Lyme
  • Monroe
  • Orange
  • Orford
  • Piermont
  • Plymouth
  • Rumney
  • Sugar Hill
  • Thornton
  • Warren
  • Waterville Valley
  • Wentworth
  • Woodstock

Township:

  • Livermore

Villages:

  • Etna
  • Glencliff
  • Pike
  • West Lebanon
  • Woodsville

Neighboring Counties

Belknap | Carroll | Coos | Merrimack | Sullivan | Vermont counties: Caledonia | Essex | Orange | Windsor

Resources

Cemeteries 

Church

Court

  • CourthouseRecords Reference gives links to courthouse holdings

Gazetteers

  • Gazeteer Grafton County is found at Archive.org

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Certified copies of of birth, death, and marriage records are available from the State Division of Vital Records Administration or from the local city and town clerk where the event took place. Original records are kept by the city or town clerk and copies are sent to the state.

In 1905, when the state created the Bureau of Vital Records and Health, printed cards were distributed to the local clerks and earlier vital records were transcribed onto the cards and submitted to the state.

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002]. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "HBG" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "HBG" defined multiple times with different content