Cheshire County, New Hampshire

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Cheshire County

Cheshire was one of the five original counties identified for New Hampshire in 1769, and is named for Cheshire in England. It was organized in 1771 at Keene.
Park Hill Meeting House
Park Hill Meetinghouse, State Route 63,
Westmoreland, Cheshire County, NH

Cheshire County, New Hampshire covers 707 square miles in the southwestern corner of the state. The Connecticut and Ashuelot rivers run through the county and the most hiked mountain in the world, Mt. Monadnock (3,165ft.) is found in Cheshire County.

Cities and Towns

Alstead, Chesterfield, Dublin, Fitzwilliam, Gilsum, Harrisville, Hinsdale, Jaffrey, Keene, Marlborough, Marlow, Nelson, Richmond,
Rindge, Roxbury, Stoddard, Sullivan, Surry, Swanzey, Troy, Walpole, West Swanzey, Westmoreland, Winchester

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Cheshire County Data

Birth Records

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Family Bibles and Records

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates - April 2017:
Bio: Judge Austin Kendall; t/b GTTT
Newspaper Gleanings:
Crime News: Darling escaped
Court News: Estate of Anthony Randall, s/b N Piper
Fires, Accidents, Train Wrecks and other Calamities: Paper Mill in Hinsdale burnt; Lightning struck house of Daniel Beach
Marriages: Barrett-Thomas; Tuell-Edson;
Obits: Timothy Bancroft; Persis Batchelder; Eli Blake; Hannah R Buckminster; Zachariah Carpenter; Uri Fairbanks; James Faulkner, s/b N Piper; Samuel Foster; Enos Goodale; Almon Goodnow; Elizabeth Morse; Ezekiel Osgood; Thankful Pike; John Putnam; Hannah Stiles; Charlotte Leonard-Weeks; Rebecca Wellington

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