New Hampshire County History and Listings
8/9/2010
Our county-by-county listing of New Hampshire has contact information and dates vital records for historic and modern-day counties.

Belknap
34 County Dr., Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 524-5400
http://www.belknapcounty.org
Incorporated: Dec 22, 1840
Parent counties: Strafford, Merrimac
Birth Records: unknown start, kept by Town or City Clerk
Marriage: unknown start, Town or City Clerk
Divorce: 1808, Bureau of Vital Records
Death: unknown start, Town or City Clerk
Land: 1862, Registrar of Deeds
Probate: 1841, Probate Court
Court: 1841, Clerk of Superior Court
Naturalization: 1842, County Courthouse
Notes: Towns organized before 1800: Alton 1796, Barnstead 1727, Centre Harbor 1797, Gilmanton 1727, Meredith 1768, New Hampton 1777, Sanbornton 1770.

Carroll
95 WaterVillage Rd., Ossipee, NH 03864
(603) 539-7751
http://www.carrollcountynh.net
Incorporated: Dec 22, 1840
Parent county: Strafford
Birth Records: unknown start, kept by Town or City Clerk
Marriage: unknown start, Town or City Clerk
Divorce: 1808, Bureau of Vital Records
Death: unknown start, Town or City Clerk
Land: 1841, Registrar of Deeds
Probate: 1840, Probate Court
Court: 1861, County Courthouse
Naturalization: 1871, County Courthouse
Notes: Towns organized before 1800: Albany 1766, Brookfield 1794, Chatham 1767, Conway 1765, Eaton 1766, Effingham 1778, Moultonborough 1777, Ossipee 1785, Sandwich 1763, Tamworth 1766, Tuftonborough 1795, Wakefield 1774, Wolfeborough 1770.