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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New Hampshire Genealogy|New Hampshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Grafton County, New Hampshire|Grafton]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Groton'''
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===Brief History===
  
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===Cemeteries===
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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 Groton, visit.<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 Groton:<br><br>
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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 Groton:
  
=== Historical Data  ===
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===Libraries and Historical Societies===
  
=== Town Histories  ===
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===Maps===
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The following are online maps of the town of Groton:
  
=== 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 Groton:
  
=== City Directories  ===
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===Town Histories===
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Go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Groton%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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<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 Groton town records available online:
  
=== 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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Groton Town Office<br>63 North Groton Road, Unit 3<br>Hebron, NH 03241<br>
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[http://www.grotonnh.org/ Website]
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===Vital Records===
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====Births====
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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
  
=== Cemeteries  ===
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====Marriages====
  
=== Churches  ===
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====Deaths====
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====Town Reports====
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The town of Groton kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Groton 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.)
  
=== Town Records  ===
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1888grot/page/12/mode/2up 1887]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1889grot/page/12/mode/2up 1888]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1890grot/page/20/mode/2up 1889]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1891grot/page/n21/mode/2up 1890]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1895grot/page/22/mode/2up 1894]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1896grot/page/22/mode/2up 1895]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1897grot/page/24/mode/2up 1896]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1898grot/page/24/mode/2up 1897]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1899grot/page/22/mode/2up 1898]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1900grot/page/20/mode/2up 1899]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1901grot/page/n19/mode/2up 1900]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1902grot/page/18/mode/2up 1901]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1903grot/page/18/mode/2up 1902]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1905grot/page/18/mode/2up 1904]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1906grot/page/n23/mode/2up 1905]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1907grot/page/n21/mode/2up 1906]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1908grot/page/32/mode/2up 1907]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1909grot/page/26/mode/2up 1908]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportfort1907grot/page/n131/mode/2up 1909]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1911grot/page/n27/mode/2up 1910]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1912grot/page/n27/mode/2up 1911]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1913grot/page/n27/mode/2up 1912]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1914grot/page/n23/mode/2up 1913]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1915grot/page/n23/mode/2up 1914]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1916grot/page/24/mode/2up 1915]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1917grot/page/n33/mode/2up 1916]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1918grot/page/n37/mode/2up 1917]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1919grot/page/n25/mode/2up 1918]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1920grot/page/18/mode/2up 1919]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1921grot/page/n31/mode/2up 1920]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1922grot/page/28/mode/2up 1921]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1923grot/page/28/mode/2up 1922]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1924grot/page/n27/mode/2up 1923]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1925grot/page/n29/mode/2up 1924]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1926grot/page/28/mode/2up 1925]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1927grot/page/n33/mode/2up 1926]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1928grot/page/30/mode/2up 1927]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1929grot/page/28/mode/2up 1928]
  
=== Newspapers ===
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1930grot/page/28/mode/2up 1929]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1931grot/page/22/mode/2up 1930]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1932grot/page/24/mode/2up 1931]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1933grot/page/38/mode/2up 1932]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1934grot/page/36/mode/2up 1933]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1935grot/page/44/mode/2up 1934]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1936grot/page/50/mode/2up 1935]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1937grot/page/48/mode/2up 1936]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1938grot/page/30/mode/2up 1937]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1939grot/page/32/mode/2up 1938]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1940grot/page/30/mode/2up 1939]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1941grot/page/44/mode/2up 1940]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1942grot/page/44/mode/2up 1941]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1943grot/page/44/mode/2up 1942]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1944grot/page/44/mode/2up 1943]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto44grot/page/44/mode/2up 1944]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1945grot/page/48/mode/2up 1945]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1946grot/page/46/mode/2up 1946]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1947grot/page/44/mode/2up 1947]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1948grot/page/46/mode/2up 1948]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1949grot/page/44/mode/2up 1949]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1950grot/page/46/mode/2up 1950]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1951grot/page/48/mode/2up 1951]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1952grot/page/52/mode/2up 1952]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1953grot/page/48/mode/2up 1953]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1954grot/page/46/mode/2up 1954]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1955grot/page/48/mode/2up 1955]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1956grot/page/46/mode/2up 1956]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1957grot/page/48/mode/2up 1957]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1958grot/page/36/mode/2up 1958]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1959grot/page/34/mode/2up 1959]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1960grot/page/38/mode/2up 1960]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1961grot/page/34/mode/2up 1961]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1962grot/page/36/mode/2up 1962]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1963grot/page/48/mode/2up 1963]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1964grot/page/40/mode/2up 1964]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1965grot/page/40/mode/2up 1965]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1966grot/page/38/mode/2up 1966]
  
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1967grot/page/40/mode/2up 1967]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1968grot/page/40/mode/2up 1968]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1969grot/page/38/mode/2up 1969]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1970grot/page/46/mode/2up 1970]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1971grot/page/46/mode/2up 1971]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1972grot/page/44/mode/2up 1972]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1973grot/page/42/mode/2up 1973]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1974grot/page/50/mode/2up 1974]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1975grot/page/40/mode/2up 1975]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1976grot/page/52/mode/2up 1976]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1977grot/page/44/mode/2up 1977]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1978grot/page/40/mode/2up 1978]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1979grot/page/38/mode/2up 1979]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1980grot/page/40/mode/2up 1980]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1981grot/page/44/mode/2up 1981]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1982grot/page/42/mode/2up 1982]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1983grot/page/48/mode/2up 1983]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1984grot/page/44/mode/2up 1985]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1986grot/page/44/mode/2up 1986]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1987grot/page/44/mode/2up 1987]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1988grot/page/1/mode/2up 1988]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1989grot/page/32/mode/2up 1989]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1990grot/page/34/mode/2up 1990]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1991grot/page/31/mode/2up 1991]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1992grot/page/36/mode/2up 1992]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1993grot/page/38/mode/2up 1993]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1994grot/page/n73/mode/2up 1994]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1995grot/page/44/mode/2up 1995]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1998grot/page/52/mode/2up 1998]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto1999grot/page/52/mode/2up 1999]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2000grot/page/42/mode/2up 2000]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2001grot/page/34/mode/2up 2001]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2002grot/page/n57/mode/2up 2002]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2003grot/page/55/mode/2up 2003]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2004grot/page/37/mode/2up 2004]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2008grot/page/84/mode/2up 2008]
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*[https://archive.org/details/annualreportofto2009grot/page/76/mode/2up 2009]
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=== References ===
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===References===
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Revision as of 10:06, 2 February 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 Groton, 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 Groton:

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

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

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Groton:

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 Groton:

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 Groton 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.

Groton Town Office
63 North Groton Road, Unit 3
Hebron, NH 03241
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 Groton kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Groton 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]