Difference between revisions of "Epping, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Removing old template)
Line 31: Line 31:
  
 
===Town Histories===
 
===Town Histories===
 
+
Go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Epping%20n.h.%29 Archive.org] to find published materials for this town
 
===Town Records===
 
===Town Records===
 
In New Hampshire, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:
 
In New Hampshire, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:
Line 63: Line 63:
 
The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.<br><br>
 
The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.<br><br>
  
 +
Epping Town Office<br>157 Main Street<br>Epping, NH 03042<br>[http://www.townofepping.com/ Website]
 
===Vital Records===
 
===Vital Records===
 
====Births====
 
====Births====
Line 70: Line 71:
  
 
====Deaths====
 
====Deaths====
 
+
====Town Reports====
===References===
 
'''Early records. ''' Information about early residents of '''Epping''' before 1680 may be found in [[Norfolk (old) County, Massachusetts Genealogy|Norfolk (old) County]] records. Norfolk (old) County was discontinued in 1680, but her records are still available.<ref>"Old Norfolk County Records," ''Essex Antiquarian'' 1, no. 2 (February 1897), 19-20.  Part of NEHGS [http://www.americanancestors.org/search.aspx American Ancestors Search]. {{WorldCat|18623145|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|53754|item|disp=FHL Film 599729 Item 2; Book 974.45 B2a}}.</ref> For more details about these early records see [[Norfolk (old) County, Massachusetts]].
 
 
 
== Brief History ==
 
 
 
=== Historical Data  ===
 
 
 
=== Town Histories  ===
 
Go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Epping%20n.h.%29 Archive.org] to find published materials for this town
 
 
 
=== Vital Records  ===
 
 
The town of Epping kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Epping kept town reports. (NOTE: Occasionally, these town reports missed vital statistic information from the end of the year. If you don't find your ancestor's vital information, check the following year's town report to see if your ancestor's information was recorded later.)
 
The town of Epping kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Epping kept town reports. (NOTE: Occasionally, these town reports missed vital statistic information from the end of the year. If you don't find your ancestor's vital information, check the following year's town report to see if your ancestor's information was recorded later.)
  
Line 191: Line 181:
 
|}
 
|}
  
=== Probate Records  ===
+
===References===
 
+
'''Early records. ''' Information about early residents of '''Epping''' before 1680 may be found in [[Norfolk (old) County, Massachusetts Genealogy|Norfolk (old) County]] records. Norfolk (old) County was discontinued in 1680, but her records are still available.<ref>"Old Norfolk County Records," ''Essex Antiquarian'' 1, no. 2 (February 1897), 19-20.  Part of NEHGS [http://www.americanancestors.org/search.aspx American Ancestors Search]. {{WorldCat|18623145|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|53754|item|disp=FHL Film 599729 Item 2; Book 974.45 B2a}}.</ref> For more details about these early records see [[Norfolk (old) County, Massachusetts]].
=== City Directories  ===
 
 
 
=== Maps  ===
 
 
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
 
 
 
=== Churches  ===
 
 
 
=== Town Records  ===
 
 
 
=== Town Clerk ===
 
 
 
Epping Town Office<br>157 Main Street<br>Epping, NH 03042<br>[http://www.townofepping.com/ Website]
 
 
 
=== Newspapers  ===
 
 
 
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
 
 
 
=== References  ===
 
  
=== References  ===
 
  
 
{{reflist}}  
 
{{reflist}}  

Revision as of 12:22, 19 January 2021

Brief History[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Historically, the largest religious groups in New Hampshire were the Congregational, Baptist, Roman Catholic, and Methodist churches. For general information about New Hampshire denominations, view the New Hampshire Church Records wiki page.

To see the churches in Epping, visit.

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. The following are church records available online for the town of Epping:

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

The following are online land records for the town of Epping:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Epping:

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. The following are online probate records for the town of Epping:

Town Histories[edit | edit source]

Go to Archive.org to find published materials for this town

Town Records[edit | edit source]

In New Hampshire, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:

  • Births
  • Marriages
  • Deaths
  • Burials
  • Cemetery records
  • Appointments
  • Earmarks
  • Estrays (stray animals)
  • Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)
  • Land records
  • Mortgages
  • Name changes
  • Care of the poor
  • School records
  • Surveys
  • Tax lists
  • Town meeting minutes
  • Voter registrations
  • Warning outs (of town)

The following are Epping town records available online:

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.

Epping Town Office
157 Main Street
Epping, NH 03042
Website

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

Town Reports[edit | edit source]

The town of Epping kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Epping kept town reports. (NOTE: Occasionally, these town reports missed vital statistic information from the end of the year. If you don't find your ancestor's vital information, check the following year's town report to see if your ancestor's information was recorded later.)

References[edit | edit source]

Early records. Information about early residents of Epping before 1680 may be found in Norfolk (old) County records. Norfolk (old) County was discontinued in 1680, but her records are still available.[1] For more details about these early records see Norfolk (old) County, Massachusetts Genealogy.


  1. "Old Norfolk County Records," Essex Antiquarian 1, no. 2 (February 1897), 19-20. Part of NEHGS American Ancestors Search. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Film 599729 Item 2; Book 974.45 B2a.

Adjacent towns: Rockingham Co.: Brentwood | Exeter | Fremont | Newfields | Newmarket | Nottingham | Raymond | Strafford Co.: Lee