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The LDS (Latter Day Saints) Sources


FHL Sources for New Hampshire 

1580-1660   1580–1660 Pope, Charles Henry. The Pioneers of Maine and New Hampshire, 1623 to 1660: A Descriptive List Drawn From Records of the Colonies, Towns, Churches, Courts, and Other Contemporary Sources. (FHL book 974 D2po, 1965; film 09724; fiche 6049825.)
1580-1692   1580–1692 Savage, James. A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England: Showing Three Generations of Those Who Came Before May 1692, on the Basis of Farmer’s Register. (FHL book 974 D2s 1969, vols. 1–4: film 1321056 items 1–4.)

  1580–1699 Holbrook, Jay Mack. New Hampshire Residents, 1633–1699. (FHL book 974.2 X4n.)


  1580–1700s Colket, Meredith B. Founders of Early American Families: Emigrants from Europe


  1580–1750s Sanborn, Melinde Lutz. Second Supplement to Torrey's New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (FHL book 974 V2t supp 2.) Often has birth and death dates also

    English Origins of New England Families: from The New England Historical and

    Genealogical   Register; First Series. (FHL book 974 D2e; fiche 6047919–921.)


  1580–1760s Torrey, Clarence. New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (FHL book 974 V2t; films 929494–500.) Often has birth and death dates. Microfilms list the sources.
  Sanborn, Melinde Lutz. Supplement to Torrey's New England Marriages Prior to 1700. (FHL book 974 V2t supp.) Often has birth and death dates also.


Batchellor, Albert S., ed. Probate Records of the Province of New Hampshire. (FHL book 974.2 P2p; 9 vols. in 12, 1635–1771; another set in FHL book 974.2 N2nhp vols. 1–9; films beginning with 1033742 item 2; fiche 6046775.) These volumes have detailed abstracts of the probate records up to 1771


  1580–1772 New Hampshire Courts. Colonial Court Records, 1638–1772 Approx. (FHL films beginning with 1001334.) This is a detailed card index to names in the court records.New Hampshire (Colony). Province Deeds and Probate Records from 1623–1772. (FHL films beginning with 1001345.) This is an excellent typed card index to names in wills and deeds up to 1772.


  1580–1775 The Mayflower Descendant: a Quarterly Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy and History. (FHL book 974.4 D25md.)
Genealogies of Mayflower Families; From the New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (FHL book 974.4 D2gm.)


  1580–1790 Noyes, Sybil, et. al. Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire. (FHL book 974 D2n; films 476892, 599337 item 4.) Has extensive information on the early families of New Hampshire and Maine.


  1580–1850 New Hampshire Secretary of State. Index to Early Town Records of New Hampshire, 1639–1910. (FHL films beginning with 014942.) Note: On the cards you may find these abbreviations: FR=birth record; MR=marriage record.  General Society of Mayflower Descendants. Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims Who Landed at Plymouth, Mass., December 1620. (FHL book 974.4 D2mf, 9 vols.) Traces certain Mayflower families down through five generations.

   Ireland, Norma O. Cutter Index: A Consolidated Index of Cutter's Nine Genealogy Series. (FHL book 974 D22i; film 1036507 item 6; fiche 6046737.) This is a surname index to several sets of genealogical compendia for New England.


  1580–1861 Potter, Chandler Eastman. Military History of the State of New Hampshire, 1623–1861. (FHL book 974.2 M2p, 1972; film 1033664; fiche 6046858.)


  1580–1900 Towle, Glenn C. New Hampshire Genealogical Digest, 1623–1900. (FHL book 974.2 D32t.) Indexes information from many sources. New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics. Index to Deaths, Early to 1900. (FHL films 1001058–117.)

   New Hampshire. Registrar of Vital Statistics. Index to Marriages, Early to 1900. (FHL films beginning with 1001120.)
New Hampshire Historical Society. Card File Index to Publishments of Marriage Intention Prior to 1900. (FHL film 1001439.)
New Hampshire. Division of Vital Statistics. Bride's Index, 1640–1900. (FHL films 975678–694.)


  1580–1908 Index to American Genealogies; and to Genealogical Material Contained in All Works, Such as Town Histories, County Histories, Local Histories, Historical Society Publications, Biographies, Historical Periodicals, and Kindred Works. (FHL book 973 D22m; film 599811 or 485946; fiche 6051301.) Known as Munsell's Index.
 Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine. (FHL book 974.1 D2L vols. 1–5; film 1000056; fiche 6051259.) May list New Hampshire families.

Stearns, Ezra S., Comp. Genealogical and Family History of the State of New Hampshire: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the Founding of a Nation. (FHL book 974.2 D2s, 4 vols.; on films 1000198, or 1550331–32; fiche 6046857.) Has many family histories back to the 1600s.


  1580–1910 New Hampshire Society of Genealogists. New Hampshire Family Register, 1623–1910. (FHL films beginning with 1532156.)


  1580–1920 New Hampshire Historical Society. Card File Index to Bible Records. (FHL film 1001441 item 2.)

   Filby, P. William. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index: A Guide to Published Arrival Records of About 500,000 Passengers Who Came to the United States and Canada in the Seventeenth, Eighteenth, and Nineteenth Centuries. (FHL book 973 W32p; some vols. on films.) There are also cumulative indexes; yearly supplements. This is an excellent source for finding information on immigrants.


  1580–1940 American Genealogical-Biographical Index to American Genealogical, Biographical and Local History Materials. (FHL book 973 D22ag, vols. 1–188+; on films starting with 1698167.)

   Greenlaw, William P. The Greenlaw Index of the New England Historic Genealogical Society. (FHL book Q974 D22g; 2 vols.) Gives the name of the New England ancestor, mentions where he lived, and refers to the book title, volume, and page giving family history information.


  1580–1963 Smith, Danny Dick. Walter Goodwin Davis: A Scholar’s Unique Contribution to New England Genealogy, with an Index to the Principal Surnames in His Works. (FHL book 974 D2sd.) This is an index to Walter G. Davis' sixteen volumes. These often take lines back to the immigrant ancestor.


  1580–1975 New Hampshire Historical Society. Card Index to Genealogies, Published and Manuscript. (FHL films 1001440–441 item 1.)


  1580–1980 Copeley, William N. Index to Genealogies in New Hampshire Town Histories. (FHL book 974.2 D22c; fiche 6010808.) This tells you which town histories to go to in order to find genealogies of New Hampshire families.

Directory of Maine Pioneer Ancestors. (FHL book 974.1 D24m.) By Downeast Ancestry; may list New Hampshire families.


  1580–1981 Piscataqua Pioneers. Piscataqua Pioneers, 1623–1775, Register of Members & Ancestors, 1905–1981. (FHL book 974 C4p, 1981.) Early settlers in New Hampshire and Maine; the applications of members are on FHL films; see below.


  1580–1991 Connecticut Society of Genealogists. Ancestor Charts, 1962–1990, Ancestry Service, 1962–1988. (FHL films beginning with 1754015 item 2.) The first nineteen reels are an index to the ancestors, the next forty reels have charts 1 to 12319


  1580–1995 Connecticut Society of Genealogists. Ancestry Service: With Husband-Surname Index. (FHL book 974.6 D2ca, vols. 1-10.) Alphabetical. Lists families from all parts of New England; see records below for the full charts. Downeast Ancestry. (FHL book 974.1 D25d; fiche 6019964.) May list New Hampshire families; see annual indexes.

  The American Genealogist. (FHL book 973 D25aga; films beginning with 1425624.) This is a periodical with many New England genealogies; see index by Jean D. Worden, (FHL book 973 D25aga index).


  1580–present The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (FHL book 974 B2ne; films beginning with 1704726; also on compact disc 33.) See indexes through vol. 151.

  Periodical Source Index (PERSI) lists records (by place or surname) that were published in genealogical magazines or periodicals. This resource should not be overlooked.(FHL book 973 D25 per, various combined indexes and, annual supplements; fiche 6016863, 6016864.)
 New Hampshire Genealogical Record: An Illustrated Quarterly Magazine Devoted to Genealogy, History, and Biographies. Official magazine of the New Hampshire Genealogical Society. (FHL book 974.2 D25nh; films beginning with 014928.)

  Historical New Hampshire. (FHL book 974.2 H25h.) A periodical; index for vols. 1–25 (1944–70).

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