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== Collection Time Period  ==
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|title=New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920}} <br>
This index covers events from 1720 through 1920.
 
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
This index is an electronic database of information compiled from a variety of sources including the following:
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1720 to 1920. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.
  
*Family Records
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=== Coverage Table  ===
*Church Records
 
*Civil Registration
 
  
This index is not complete for any particular place or region.  
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The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>
  
=== Record Content  ===
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The key genealogical facts found in marriage index entries may include:
 
 
 
*Name of the bride and groom
 
*Names of the parents
 
*Marriage date
 
*Marriage place
 
*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
 
 
 
== Coverage Table ==
 
 
 
This collection is a partial index of records for the localities listed below as of April 2010. The table below shows the number of records by locality. Localities not listed may not have any records in this collection.
 
 
 
Most of these records date from the time period indicated in the columns below; however, there may be records before and after these dates. Record counts where the locality information was incomplete are included below under the country name. Because of this, you may wish to search only by state.
 
 
 
As this is an index of records compiled from various sources, it is strongly recommended that you verify the information in original records. Due to privacy laws not all records may be displayed.
 
 
 
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! align="center" scope="col" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Births and Christenings, 1733-1900'''  
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! align="center" scope="col" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240);" | '''Births and Christenings, 1733-1900'''  
! align="center" scope="col" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Marriages, 1783-1920'''  
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! align="center" scope="col" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240);" | '''Marriages, 1783-1920'''  
! align="center" scope="col" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Deaths and Burials, 1784-1949'''
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== How to Use the Record ==
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=== Citation for This Collection ===
  
Use this index to help you learn more about your ancestors. The information could help you identify family relationships and lineages as well as direct you to original records of your ancestors, which may contain additional information.  
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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>
  
=== Finding the Original Source for an Entry in This Collection  ===
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{{Collection citation | text= "New Hampshire, Marriages, 1720-1920." Index. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.}}
  
Each entry in this index has a source listed which includes a batch number. You will need to trace the batch number for the individual entry to learn its source. Please see the following wiki articles for more information on batch numbers:
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<br> [[New Hampshire Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
  
*[[IGI]]
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== Record Content and Use  ==
*[[IGI Batch Number Descriptions]]
 
*[[IGI Batch Numbers for the British Isles and North America]]
 
  
If an FHL film number is given in the entry for your ancestor, search for it in the [https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog&catSearchType=film_number Family History Library Catalog].
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For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].  
 
 
== Record History  ==
 
 
 
For over 30 years, volunteer indexers extracted this information from microfilm copies of the original records. In 1998, a few of the entries were published on 7 CDs by the Family History Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the "North America Vital Records Index." This is an index of some marriages throughout New Hampshire. The index is not necessarily complete for any particular place or region.
 
 
 
=== Why This Record Was Created  ===
 
 
 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sponsored this index to help individuals find information about their ancestors.
 
 
 
=== Record Reliability  ===
 
 
 
Church records and civil registration were official records and are some of the most reliable sources of information available for those who were born, married, or died in New Hampshire.  
 
  
 
== Related Web Sites  ==
 
== Related Web Sites  ==
  
[http://recordsproject.com/marriage/new-hampshire.asp New Hampshire Marriage Records Project]- $
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*[http://recordsproject.com/marriage/new-hampshire.asp New Hampshire Marriage Records Project] - $  
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/marriages/newhampshire/newhampshire.htm New Hampshire Marriages]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/New_Hampshire_Vital_Records New Hampshire Vital Records]  
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*[[New Hampshire]]
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*[[New Hampshire Vital Records]]
  
=== Contributions to This Article  ===
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
 
{{Contributor invite}}  
 
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== Sources of Information for This Collection  ==
 
 
<!--bibdescbegin-->"New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920," database, ''FamilySearch'' ([http://familysearch.org http://familysearch.org]). Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.<!--bibdescend-->
 
  
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
 
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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When you copy information from a record, you should also 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.  
 
When you copy information from a record, you should also 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: [[How to Cite FamilySearch Collections|How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
  
==== Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection  ====
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
*"New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920." database and images, ''FamilySearch'' ([http://familysearch.org http://familysearch.org]): accessed March 31, 2011. entry for Philip Woodbury Whittemore and Bernice Wentworth, married 20 March 1925; citing Marriage Records, reference Item 4, p103, FHL film 2168531; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
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"New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920." &nbsp;database,&nbsp;''FamilySearch'' ([https://www.familysearch.org https://familysearch.org]): accessed 31 March 2011). Philip Woodbury Whittemore and Bernice Wentworth, &nbsp;20 March 1925; citing Marriage Records, &nbsp;FHL microfilm 2,168,531; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.  
  
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Record Description

This index is an electronic index for the years 1720 to 1920. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

Coverage Table

The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.

Locality Births and Christenings, 1733-1900 Marriages, 1783-1920 Deaths and Burials, 1784-1949
Belknap 0 11,711 3,572
Carroll 6,542 11,324 2,142
Cheshire 886 24,286 7,504
Coos 0 8,074 4,584
Grafton 1,729 18,149 4,926
Hillsborough 1,553 113,964 61,721
Merrimack 1,823 27,478 15,405
New Hampshire 379,246 336,160 112,685
Rockingham 12,365 57,836 40,075
Strafford 0 22,727 5,315
Sullivan 315 13,337 4,731
Total 404,459 645,046 262,660

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.

"New Hampshire, Marriages, 1720-1920." Index. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.


Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content and Use

For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article Marriages Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records).

Related Web Sites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should also 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

"New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920."  database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org): accessed 31 March 2011). Philip Woodbury Whittemore and Bernice Wentworth,  20 March 1925; citing Marriage Records,  FHL microfilm 2,168,531; Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.