New Hampshire Genealogy

This guide contains a sample of The Newberry's resources on this topic. To locate additional resources, please check our catalog or consult a reference librarian.

Guides and Bibliographies

New Hampshire: a bibliography of its history. Boston, MA: G.K. Hall and Co., 1979. Call # Local History Ref folio Z 1311 .C63 1979 (2nd floor open shelf). Third volume in series Bibliographies of New England history.

Towle, Laird C. New Hampshire genealogical research guide. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1983. Call # Local History Ref F33 .T68 1983 (2nd floor open shelf).

Atlases and Gazetteers

Atlas of historical county boundaries. New Hampshire, Vermont. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1993. Call # Local History Ref. G1201 .F7 A8 1993, N.H. (2nd floor open shelf).

Fogg, Alonzo J. The statistics and gazetteer of New Hampshire. Concord: D.L. Guernsey, 1874. Call # G 842.3. Contains short historical sketches of towns, listings of churches, schools, banks, etc. at time of publication. Subscribers list by location also included.

Source Materials and Local Histories

Copeley, William. Index to genealogies in New Hampshire town histories. Concord, N.H.: New Hampshire Historical Society, 1989. Call # F33 .C67 1989.

Holbrook, Jay M. New Hampshire residents, 1633-1699. Oxford, MA: Holbrook Research Institute, 1979. Call # Local History Ref. F33 .H638 (2nd floor open shelf).

New Hampshire marriage licenses and intentions, 1709-1961. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1991. Call # F33 .O33 1991.

Noyes, Sybil. Genealogical dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire. Portland, ME: Southwestern- Anthoensen Press, 1928-39. Call # Local History Ref. F17 .N68 1928 (2nd floor open shelf).

State papers of New Hampshire. 40 vol. Call # F31 .N42. (2nd floor open shelf). Includes Revolutionary War rolls, town records, probate papers and more.

Towle, Glenn C. New Hampshire genealogical digest. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, 1986. Call # Local History Ref. F33 .N48 (2nd floor open shelf). vol. 1, 1623-1900.


Historical New Hampshire. New Hampshire Historical Society. Call # F31 .H57. 1944-currently received.


Revised register of the soldiers and sailors of New Hampshire in the war of the rebellion. Concord: I.C. Evans, 1895. Call # E520.3 .N55 1895.