Welcome to the New Hampshire
USGenWeb Obituary Project!
This is a new project for
New Hampshire and we hope to make it a success by getting many
local newspapers & funeral homes involved!
We encourage individuals
with New Hampshire Obituaries dated 1929 and before, to come
forward with them. Please submit them using out
Forms and include the source of your obituary. We
will be glad to credit you as the source of this information.
Ways You Can Help:
- You can
help us by submitting a letter to the publisher of any
local New Hampshire Newspaper and get permission for
current obits to be published. A sample letter can be
- Go through
old newspapers (published prior to 1929) and copy the
obituaries found. We will also accept single obituaries
that you have in your files. You can submit either
complete obituaries or abstracts (just the facts) of the
obituaries. Check with your local library to see what old
newspapers they have on microfilm.
The New Hampshire
Obituary Project will abide by today's copyright laws. Obituaries
published after December 31, 1922, unless:
- you were
the original author of the obituary, or
newspaper in question grants permission to reprint the
obituary is that of a family member (you must give the
- you submit
an abstract of your obituaries. A good abstract might
give the paper's name, name of deceased, age, date of
death, and date that the obituary appears in the paper
Do you currently receive a
NH Newspaper? If so you too could be part of this project by
helping us create Abstract Obituaries from current data. Please
contact us for further details on this.
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