New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a searchable name index and images for death records in New Hampshire. 

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What Can I Learn from Death Records?


These death records may include:

  • Name of deceased
  • Date and place of death
  • Age in year, months and days
  • Length of residence in community
  • Institution where died
  • Date and place of birth
  • Gender, race, marital status, and occupation
  • Cause of death
  • Parents names, including maiden name of mother
  • Parents’ birth place
  • Father’s occupation
  • Name of spouse, if married
  • Name of physician or person reporting death and their residence
  • Place and date of interment



How Can Death Records Help Me Find Other Records?


With information from these records you may be able to:

  • Search for the family in census records
  • Search for other vital records, such as birth and marriage
  • Search for an obituary or cemetery record
  • Search for military records
  • Search for church records


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