Welcome to the Belknap County New Hampshire webpage, a part of the NHGenWeb Project, in conjunction with the USGenWeb Project.
Belknap County includes the following city and towns: Alton, Barnstead, Belmont, Center Harbor, Gilford, Gilmanton, Laconia, Meredith, New Hampton, Sanbornton, and Tilton.
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mills in downtown Laconia. The Belknap
Mill, on the left was built in 1823. Why here? A canal off the river
powered the mill. In 1911 a generator was added which gave them lights
so they could run a night shift
Message Boards & Cemeteries
- Belknap County Message Board (Ancestry/RootsWeb Board)
- Belknap County Genealogy Queries from Cousin Connect
- Laconia Historical & Museum Society Obit index
- State Veterans Cemetery --- Once there click on The Nationwide Gravesite Locator to locate a veteran's grave.
The locals call her TimetableMabel, one of many statues in Tilton.
Belknap Co. Resources
- Belknap Co. Map
- 1895 Belknap Map
- Belknap Quick facts by the U.S. Census
- Belknap Co. Catholic Churches: Diocese of Manchester
- Belknap Co. Cemeteries
- Belknap Co. Look ups
- Belknap Co. Towns
- Belknap Co. Vital Records
- Belknap County Website
- The Citizen Newspaper
- Simoneau - Paquette Memorial Home - Current Obituaries
- Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home Obituaries
In Gilford, Kimbals
Castle. Built 1897-1899. A replica of a castle on the Rhine in Germany. Benjamin Kimbal was a railroad tycoon. The castle was occupied by his family until 1960. It has been crumbling away ever since.
Belknap Co. Historical Societies
- Alton Historical Society
PO Box 356
Alton, NH 03809
- Center Harbor Historical Society
RFD #1, Box 87
Center Harbor, NH 03226
- Laconia Historical Society Web Site PO Box 1126
Laconia, NH 03246
- Meredith Historical Society
PO Box 920
Meredith, NH 03253
- Sanbornton Historical Society PO Box 2
Sanbornton, NH 03269
New Hampshire Resources
- New Hampshire Historical Society
- NH Historical Society - Library
- New Hampshire Society of Genealogists
- New Hampshire Genealogical Societies
- New Hampshire Government Site
- New Hampshire - everything you wanted to know about New Hampshire.
- New Hampshire Episcopal Diocese
last update feb 2014
David Hough County Coordinator
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