New Hampshire, Civil War Service and Pension Records, 1861-1866 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a searchable name index and images of Civil War Service Records and Civil War Pension Records.


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What Can I Learn from Military Service & Pension Records?


These Civil War Service and Pension Records may include:

  • Name
  • Birthplace
  • Age
  • Occupation
  • Event type, date and place
  • Name of officiator
  • Physical description



How Can These Records Help Me Find Other Records?


With information from these records you may be able to:

  • Use the residence to search for census records
  • Use the spouse’s name to search for marriage records
  • Use the name and service information to obtain all military records, especially the General Pension Index Union pension files are located at the National Archives in Washington D.C.


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