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===Brief History===
  
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===Cemeteries===
  
=== Town Clerk ===
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===Church Records===
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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.<br><br>
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To see the churches in Gilsum, visit [https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?includeIsParent=true&primaryText=Gilsum,%20Cheshire,%20New%20Hampshire,%20United%20States&reqParents=4576454&reqParentsLabel=Village&reqParentsType=391&searchTypeaheadInputText=Search%20Within:Gilsum,%20Cheshire,%20New%20Hampshire,%20United%20States&reqTypeGroups=3&reqTypeLabel=Churches%20and%20Church%20Parishes FamilySearch Places].<br><br>
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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 Gilsum:<br><br>
  
Gilsum Town Office<br>PO Box 36<br>Gilsum, NH 03448
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===City Directories===
  
=== Brief History  ===
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===Land Records===
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The following are online land records for the town of Gilsum:
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*'''1752-1847''' {{FHL|131462|title-id|disp=Town records, 1752-1847}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
  
=== Historical Data  ===
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===Libraries and Historical Societies===
  
=== Town Histories  ===
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===Maps===
Go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Gilsum%20n.h.%29 Archive.org] to find published materials for this town
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The following are online maps of the town of Gilsum:
  
=== Vital Records  ===
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===Newspapers===
  
=== Probate Records ===
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===Probate Records===
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In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. The following are online probate records for the town of Gilsum:
  
=== City Directories  ===
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===Town Histories===
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Go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Gilsum%20n.h.%29 Archive.org] to find published materials for this town
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===Town Records===
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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:
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{| style="width:40%; vertical-align:top;"
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|-
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<ul class="column-spacing-halfscreen" style="padding-right:5px;">
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    <li>Births</li>
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    <li>Marriages</li>
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    <li>Deaths</li>
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    <li>Burials</li>
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    <li>Cemetery records</li>
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    <li>Appointments</li>
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    <li>Earmarks</li>
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    <li>Estrays (stray animals)</li>
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    <li>Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)</li>
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    <li>Land records</li>
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    <li>Mortgages</li>
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    <li>Name changes</li>
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    <li>Care of the poor</li>
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    <li>School records</li>
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    <li>Surveys</li>
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    <li>Tax lists</li>
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    <li>Town meeting minutes</li>
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    <li>Voter registrations</li>
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    <li>Warning outs (of town)</li>
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</ul>
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|}
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The following are Gilsum town records available online:
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
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*'''1752-1847''' {{FHL|131462|title-id|disp=Town records, 1752-1847}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
  
=== Maps  ===
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====Town Clerk====
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The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.<br><br>
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Gilsum Town Office<br>PO Box 36<br>Gilsum, NH 03448
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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===Vital Records===
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====Births====
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
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*'''1752-1847''' {{FHL|131462|title-id|disp=Town records, 1752-1847}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
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*'''1754-1915''' {{FHL|1168263|title-id|disp=Records of births, marriages, and deaths, 1754-1915}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
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*'''1901-1915''' {{RecordSearch|1876928|New Hampshire Birth Certificates, 1901-1915}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - [[New Hampshire, Birth Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to use this collection]]; index and images
  
=== Churches  ===
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====Marriages====
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
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*'''1752-1847''' {{FHL|131462|title-id|disp=Town records, 1752-1847}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
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*'''1754-1915''' {{FHL|1168263|title-id|disp=Records of births, marriages, and deaths, 1754-1915}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
  
=== Town Records ===
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====Deaths====
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*'''1636-1947''' {{RecordSearch|1987741|New Hampshire, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1636-1947}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - index and images
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*'''1752-1847''' {{FHL|131462|title-id|disp=Town records, 1752-1847}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
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*'''1754-1915''' {{FHL|1168263|title-id|disp=Records of births, marriages, and deaths, 1754-1915}} at FamilySearch Catalog — images
  
=== Newspapers  ===
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====Town Reports====
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The town of Gilsum kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Gilsum 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.)
  
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
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{| style="width:40%; vertical-align:top;"
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|-
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1891gils/page/20/mode/2up 1890]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1906]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n87/mode/2up 1907]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n131/mode/2up 1908]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n177/mode/2up 1909]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n217/mode/2up 1910]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n267/mode/2up 1911]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft00gils_0/page/n41/mode/2up 1913]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft00gils/page/n45/mode/2up 1919]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1926gils/page/n53/mode/2up 1923]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1925gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1924]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1926gils/page/n53/mode/2up 1925]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1927gils/page/50/mode/2up 1926]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1929gils/page/52/mode/2up 1928]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1931gils/page/46/mode/2up 1930]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1932gils/page/52/mode/2up 1931]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1934gils/page/n71/mode/2up 1933]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1936gils/page/n59/mode/2up 1935]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1937gils/page/n63/mode/2up 1936]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1938gils/page/n67/mode/2up 1937]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1939gils/page/n51/mode/2up 1938]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1940gils/page/52/mode/2up 1939]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1941gils/page/n55/mode/2up 1940]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1942gils/page/n53/mode/2up 1941]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1943gils/page/50/mode/2up 1942]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1944gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1943]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown44gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1944a]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1948gils/page/44/mode/2up 1944b]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1945gils/page/44/mode/2up 1945]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1946gils/page/44/mode/2up 1946]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1947gils/page/44/mode/2up 1947]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1948gils/page/44/mode/2up 1948]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1949gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1949]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1950gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1950]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1951gils/page/50/mode/2up 1951a]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1955gils/page/56/mode/2up 1951b]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1952gils/page/54/mode/2up 1952]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1953gils/page/54/mode/2up 1953]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1954gils/page/52/mode/2up 1954]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1955gils/page/56/mode/2up 1955]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1956gils/page/40/mode/2up 1956]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1957gils/page/36/mode/2up 1957]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1958gils/page/42/mode/2up 1958]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1959gils/page/46/mode/2up 1959]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1960gils/page/48/mode/2up 1960]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1961gils/page/50/mode/2up 1961]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1962gils/page/52/mode/2up 1962]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1963gils/page/54/mode/2up 1963]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1964gils/page/62/mode/2up 1964]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1965gils/page/58/mode/2up 1965]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1966gils/page/n61/mode/2up 1966]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1967gils/page/44/mode/2up 1967]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1969gils/page/48/mode/2up 1969]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1970gils/page/48/mode/2up 1970]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1971gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1971]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1972gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1972]
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|style="width:16%; vertical-align:top;"|
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1973gils/page/n45/mode/2up 1973]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1978gils/page/29/mode/2up 1978]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1979gils/page/30/mode/2up 1979]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1980gils/page/34/mode/2up 1980]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1981gils/page/42/mode/2up 1981]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1982gils/page/36/mode/2up 1982]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1983gils/page/32/mode/2up 1983]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1984gils/page/36/mode/2up 1984]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1985gils/page/32/mode/2up 1985]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1986gils/page/38/mode/2up 1986]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1987gils/page/37/mode/2up 1987]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1989gils/page/38/mode/2up 1989]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1990gils/page/52/mode/2up 1990]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1991gils/page/46/mode/2up 1991]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1992gils/page/44/mode/2up 1992]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1994gils/page/40/mode/2up 1994]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1995gils/page/42/mode/2up 1995]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1997gils/page/36/mode/2up 1997]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1998gils/page/n41/mode/2up 1998]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1999gils/page/n45/mode/2up 1999]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown2000gils/page/n45/mode/2up 2000]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown2001gils/page/n45/mode/2up 2001]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown2002gils/page/n1/mode/2up 2002]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown2003gils/page/n1/mode/2up 2003]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown2006gils/page/n1/mode/2up 2006]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown2007gils/page/n1/mode/2up 2007]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown2008gils/page/n1/mode/2up 2008]
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=== References ===
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===References===
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Latest revision as of 13:39, 24 March 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 Gilsum, visit FamilySearch Places.

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 Gilsum:

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

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

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Gilsum:

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 Gilsum:

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 Gilsum 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.

Gilsum Town Office
PO Box 36
Gilsum, NH 03448

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 Gilsum kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Gilsum 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]