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== Title of the Record  ==
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== What is in the Collection? ==
  
New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records, 1800 to 2007  
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The collection consists of cemetery records from the Pine Grove, Valley and other cemeteries in the Manchester area for the years 1800 to 2007.
  
== Record Description  ==
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===To Browse this Collection===
  
This Collection will include records from 1800 to 2007.<br>
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For a list of localities currently published in this collection, select the [ Browse]link from the collection landing page.
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|title=New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007
 
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Cemeteries begin keeping records as soon as they are opened. The purchase of a burial plot is a land transaction and is recorded with a deed.&nbsp;
 
 
 
For a list of cemeteries and obituaries currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//api.familysearch.org/records/collection/1930346/waypoints Browse].
 
 
 
Cemetery records are kept as a permanent record of who was buried and usually who purchased the burial plot.&nbsp;
 
 
 
The information in these records is usually reliable, but depends upon the reliability of the informant.&nbsp;
 
 
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Records collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher, and archive for the original records.<br>
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== Collection Content ==
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=== Sample Image ===
  
{{Collection citation | text= "New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007" Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester.}}
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Image:New Hampshire, Hillsborough, Manchester, Cemetery Records DGS 4354773 134.jpg|Hillsborough, Manchester, Cemetery Record
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[[New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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==What Can this Collection Tell Me?==
  
== Record Content  ==
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The New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records may include the following information:  
 
 
Key genealogical facts in the New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records may include the following information:  
 
 
 
[[Image:New Hampshire, Hillsborough, Manchester, Cemetery Records DGS 4354773 134.jpg|thumb|right]]
 
  
 
*Name and age of deceased  
 
*Name and age of deceased  
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*Name of Undertaker
 
*Name of Undertaker
  
== How to Use the Record  ==
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== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
  
To search the collection, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page <br>  
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Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
Select the appropriate "Cemetery Name or Obituaries" <br>
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*The name of your ancestor.
Select the appropriate "Surname Range" that takes you to the images.  
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*The approximate date of death.
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*The approximate date of burial.
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===View the Images===
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View images in this collection by visiting the '''{{RecordSearch|1930346|Browse Page|access=browse}}''':<br>
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#Select the '''Cemetery Name or Obituaries''' category
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#Select the '''Surname Range''' that takes you to the images.<br>
  
Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.  
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Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind:
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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
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*You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.
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{{Tip|More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1930346 New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007]. Some catalog records link to multiple digital image records. In this case, click on a digital image record to find a camera icon to see images.}}
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images.  Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]].
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For more tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line article [[FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks]].
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==What Do I Do Next?==
  
 
When you have located your ancestor’s burial record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Burial records are often brief so it can be easy confuse individuals. Compare what is information is given with what you already know about your ancestor to make sure it is the correct person.  
 
When you have located your ancestor’s burial record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Burial records are often brief so it can be easy confuse individuals. Compare what is information is given with what you already know about your ancestor to make sure it is the correct person.  
  
Next, look at the pieces of information given in the burial record for new information. Add any new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors.
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=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
  
For example:  
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Look at the pieces of information given in the burial record for new information. Add any new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors. For example:  
  
 
*Use the birth date or year to search for birth records.  
 
*Use the birth date or year to search for birth records.  
 
*Use the birth date along with your relative’s names to find the family in census records.  
 
*Use the birth date along with your relative’s names to find the family in census records.  
*Use the locality and relative's name to locate church and land records.  
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*Use the locality and relative's name to locate church and land records.
 
*The name of the undertaker or mortuary could lead you to funeral and cemetery records, which often include the names and residences of other family members.  
 
*The name of the undertaker or mortuary could lead you to funeral and cemetery records, which often include the names and residences of other family members.  
 
*Compile the entries for every person with the same surname. This is especially helpful for rural areas or unusual surnames.  
 
*Compile the entries for every person with the same surname. This is especially helpful for rural areas or unusual surnames.  
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*When looking for a person with a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
 
*When looking for a person with a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
  
If you are unable to find the ancestors you are looking for, try the following:
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=== I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now? ===
  
 
*Check for variant spellings of the surnames.  
 
*Check for variant spellings of the surnames.  
 
*Search the indexes and records of nearby cemeteries.
 
*Search the indexes and records of nearby cemeteries.
  
== Related Websites  ==
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== Citing This Collection ==
 
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/nh/index.htm Interment.net Cemetery Records Online]
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/newhampshire.htm Access Genealogy New Hampshire Cemetery Records]
 
 
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
 
 
*[[Hillsborough County, New Hampshire|Hillsborough County, New Hampshire]]<br>
 
*[[New Hampshire Cemeteries|New Hampshire Cemeteries]]<br>
 
 
 
== Contributions to This Article  ==
 
 
 
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== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
 
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
 
 
 
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
 
  
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection ===
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Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
  
"New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007: &nbsp;digital images ''FamilySearch'' (https://familysearch.org: accessed 7 December 2011). &nbsp;Francis Josephine Abbott. March 16, 1996; citing Cemetery Records. Obituaries, Abbott, Arnold L.-Zavorotny, Myroslav; Various cemeteries throughout Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States.  
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;Collection Citation:
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{{Collection_citation | text="New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007." Images.<i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester.
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{{Image_Citation}}<br>
  
[[Category:New_Hampshire|Cemetery Records]]
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
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Location of Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
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Location of New Hampshire
Record Description
Record Type Cemetery
Collection years 1800-2007
FamilySearch Resources
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What is in the Collection?

The collection consists of cemetery records from the Pine Grove, Valley and other cemeteries in the Manchester area for the years 1800 to 2007.

To Browse this Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007.

Collection Content

Sample Image

What Can this Collection Tell Me?

The New Hampshire, Manchester, Hillsborough County, Cemetery Records may include the following information:

  • Name and age of deceased
  • Date of Death
  • Date of Burial
  • Birth date of deceased
  • Location of grave
  • Cause of Death
  • Name of Undertaker

How Do I Search the Collection?

Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

  • The name of your ancestor.
  • The approximate date of death.
  • The approximate date of burial.

View the Images

View images in this collection by visiting the Browse Page:

  1. Select the Cemetery Name or Obituaries category
  2. Select the Surname Range that takes you to the images.

Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind:

  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name.
  • You may not be sure of your own ancestor’s name.
  • Your ancestor may have used different names or variations of their name throughout their life.

How Do I Analyze the Results?

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log. For more tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line article FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks.

What Do I Do Next?

When you have located your ancestor’s burial record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Burial records are often brief so it can be easy confuse individuals. Compare what is information is given with what you already know about your ancestor to make sure it is the correct person.

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?

Look at the pieces of information given in the burial record for new information. Add any new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors. For example:

  • Use the birth date or year to search for birth records.
  • Use the birth date along with your relative’s names to find the family in census records.
  • Use the locality and relative's name to locate church and land records.
  • The name of the undertaker or mortuary could lead you to funeral and cemetery records, which often include the names and residences of other family members.
  • Compile the entries for every person with the same surname. This is especially helpful for rural areas or unusual surnames.
  • Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives of the deceased who may have been buried in the same cemetery or nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify.
  • When looking for a person with a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.

I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now?

  • Check for variant spellings of the surnames.
  • Search the indexes and records of nearby cemeteries.

Citing This Collection

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation
"New Hampshire, Hillsborough County, Manchester, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007." Images.FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester.
Image Citation:
When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen.

How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.