Difference between revisions of "Gilsum, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (→‎Vital Records: adding collections from the catalog)
m (Text replacement - "United States" to "United States")
 
(7 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
{{breadcrumb
 
{{breadcrumb
| link1=[[United States|United States]]
+
| link1=[[United States Genealogy|United States]]
 
| link2=[[New Hampshire Genealogy|New Hampshire]]
 
| link2=[[New Hampshire Genealogy|New Hampshire]]
 
| link3=[[Cheshire County, New Hampshire Genealogy|Cheshire County]]
 
| link3=[[Cheshire County, New Hampshire Genealogy|Cheshire County]]
Line 12: Line 12:
 
===Church Records===
 
===Church Records===
 
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>
 
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>
To see the churches in Gilsum, visit.<br><br>
+
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>
 
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>
 
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>
  
Line 92: Line 92:
 
|style="width:16%; vertical-align:top;"|
 
|style="width:16%; vertical-align:top;"|
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1891gils/page/20/mode/2up 1890]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1891gils/page/20/mode/2up 1890]
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n43/mode/2up/search/births 1906]
+
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1906]
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n87/mode/2up/search/births 1907]
+
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n87/mode/2up 1907]
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n131/mode/2up/search/births 1908]
+
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n131/mode/2up 1908]
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n177/mode/2up/search/births 1909]
+
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n177/mode/2up 1909]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n217/mode/2up 1910]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n217/mode/2up 1910]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n267/mode/2up 1911]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft1907gils/page/n267/mode/2up 1911]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft00gils_0/page/n41/mode/2up 1913]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft00gils_0/page/n41/mode/2up 1913]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft00gils/page/n45/mode/2up 1919]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportsoft00gils/page/n45/mode/2up 1919]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1926gils/page/n53/mode/2up 1923]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1925gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1924]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1925gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1924]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1926gils/page/n53/mode/2up 1925]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1926gils/page/n53/mode/2up 1925]
Line 116: Line 117:
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1943gils/page/50/mode/2up 1942]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1943gils/page/50/mode/2up 1942]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1944gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1943]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1944gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1943]
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown44gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1944]
+
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown44gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1944a]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1948gils/page/44/mode/2up 1944b]
 +
|style="width:16%; vertical-align:top;"|
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1945gils/page/44/mode/2up 1945]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1945gils/page/44/mode/2up 1945]
 
|style="width:16%; vertical-align:top;"|
 
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1946gils/page/44/mode/2up 1946]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1946gils/page/44/mode/2up 1946]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1947gils/page/44/mode/2up 1947]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1947gils/page/44/mode/2up 1947]
Line 125: Line 126:
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1949gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1949]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1949gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1949]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1950gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1950]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1950gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1950]
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1951gils/page/50/mode/2up 1951]
+
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1951gils/page/50/mode/2up 1951a]
 +
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1955gils/page/56/mode/2up 1951b]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1952gils/page/54/mode/2up 1952]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1952gils/page/54/mode/2up 1952]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1953gils/page/54/mode/2up 1953]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1953gils/page/54/mode/2up 1953]
Line 146: Line 148:
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1971gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1971]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1971gils/page/n47/mode/2up 1971]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1972gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1972]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1972gils/page/n43/mode/2up 1972]
 +
|style="width:16%; vertical-align:top;"|
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1973gils/page/n45/mode/2up 1973]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1973gils/page/n45/mode/2up 1973]
 
|style="width:16%; vertical-align:top;"|
 
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1978gils/page/29/mode/2up 1978]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1978gils/page/29/mode/2up 1978]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1979gils/page/30/mode/2up 1979]
 
*[https://archive.org/details/annualreporttown1979gils/page/30/mode/2up 1979]

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]