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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New Hampshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Coös County, New Hampshire|Coös]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Second College Grant'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New Hampshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Coös County, New Hampshire|Coös]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Second College Grant'''  
  
'''Second College Grant''' is an unincorporated territory (township) organized in 1807 in Coös County, New Hampshire.<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 278. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref> It is roughly the size of a town, but has a relatively low population. In 2010 the population was 0. It was created for the benefit of Dartmouth College, and provides a modest but steady timber income.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_College_Grant,_New_Hampshire Second College Grant, New Hampshire] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 27 May 2013).</ref>  
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[[Image:{{2ndCollGr}}]]'''Second College Grant''' is an unincorporated territory (township) organized in 1807 in Coös County, New Hampshire.<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 278. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref> It is roughly the size of a town, but has a relatively low population. In 2010 the population was 0. It was created for the benefit of Dartmouth College, and provides a modest but steady timber income. Trails and cabins are also made available for use by the Dartmouth community.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_College_Grant,_New_Hampshire Second College Grant, New Hampshire] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 27 May 2013).</ref><br><br>  
  
'''Records'''. No town meetings are held, and no town meeting minutes are kept in unincorporated territories. No record-keeping official is appointed. The county registrar of deeds should have the territory's land records. Nearby towns in the county '''''may&nbsp;''''' keep a few historical facts about some of the people who have lived in nearby territories.  
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'''Records'''. No town meetings are held, and no town meeting minutes are kept in unincorporated territories. No record-keeping official is appointed. The county registrar of deeds should have the territory's land records. Dartmouth College has information about the people who have lived in, or worked this territory in their behalf.  
  
 
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Revision as of 11:41, 27 May 2013

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A view of the Second College Grant from the Diamond Peaks Trail.
Second College Grant is an unincorporated territory (township) organized in 1807 in Coös County, New Hampshire.[1] It is roughly the size of a town, but has a relatively low population. In 2010 the population was 0. It was created for the benefit of Dartmouth College, and provides a modest but steady timber income. Trails and cabins are also made available for use by the Dartmouth community.[2]

Records. No town meetings are held, and no town meeting minutes are kept in unincorporated territories. No record-keeping official is appointed. The county registrar of deeds should have the territory's land records. Dartmouth College has information about the people who have lived in, or worked this territory in their behalf.

References

  1. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 278. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.
  2. Second College Grant, New Hampshire in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 27 May 2013).

Adjacent towns and townships: Coös Co.:  Atkinson and Gilmanton Academy Grant | Dix's Grant | Wentworth's Location | Maine: Oxford Co.:  Lincoln's Plantation | Magalloway Plantation