New Hampshire Archives: 123 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

If you are researching your ancestry from New Hampshire, you will want to use GenealogyBank’s online NH newspaper archives: 123 titles to help you search your family history in the “Granite State,” providing coverage from 1756 to Today. There are millions of articles and records in our online New Hampshire newspaper archives!

Photo: New Hampshire Capitol, Concord, New Hampshire
Photo: New Hampshire Capitol, Concord, New Hampshire. Credit: Jared C. Benedict; Wikimedia Commons.

Dig deep into our online archives and search for historical and recent obituaries and other news articles about your ancestors from New Hampshire in these newspapers. Our NH newspapers are divided into two collections: Historical Newspapers (complete paper) and Recent Obituaries (obituaries only).

Search New Hampshire Newspaper Archives (1756 – 1891)

Search New Hampshire Recent Obituaries (1989 – Current)

Illustration: New Hampshire state flag
Illustration: New Hampshire state flag. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Here is a complete list of New Hampshire newspapers in the online archives. Each newspaper title in this list is an active link that will take you directly to that paper’s search page, where you can begin searching for your ancestors by surnames, dates, keywords and more. The NH newspaper titles are listed alphabetically by city.

CityTitleDate Range* Collection
AmherstAmherst Journal01/16/1795 – 01/02/1796Newspaper Archives
AmherstAmherst Village Messenger01/09/1796 – 12/05/1801Newspaper Archives
AmherstFarmer’s Cabinet11/11/1802 – 12/29/1882Newspaper Archives
AmherstHillsboro Telegraph01/01/1820 – 06/29/1822Newspaper Archives
BedfordBedford Bulletin01/08/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Candia, AuburnCandia-Auburn Post12/04/2014 – 07/21/2016Recent Obituaries
Chester, Hampstead, SandownTri-Town Times01/20/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
Chester, Hampstead, SandownTri-Town Times: Web Edition Articles02/28/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ClaremontEagle Times08/12/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ConcordAdvocate of Democracy01/09/1843 – 02/20/1843Newspaper Archives
ConcordAmerican Patriot10/18/1808 – 04/11/1809Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Gazette07/19/1806 – 05/01/1819Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Herald01/06/1790 – 02/06/1794Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Observer01/04/1819 – 03/25/1822Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Patriot03/10/1835 – 03/10/1835Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Tribune10/15/1852 – 10/23/1852Newspaper Archives
ConcordCongregational Journal04/09/1841 – 12/25/1862Newspaper Archives
ConcordCourier of New Hampshire02/13/1794 – 10/30/1805Newspaper Archives
ConcordIndependent Democrat05/03/1849 – 09/28/1871Newspaper Archives
ConcordLabor Reform Dispatch02/11/1870 – 02/11/1870Newspaper Archives
ConcordMirrour09/06/1792 – 09/02/1799Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Hampshire Observer04/01/1822 – 06/14/1839Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Hampshire Patriot and State Gazette04/18/1809 – 04/10/1890Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Hampshire Workman04/09/1870 – 04/23/1870Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Star04/11/1797 – 10/03/1797Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew-England Baptist Register02/28/1833 – 12/18/1844Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew-Hampshire Statesman10/22/1825 – 12/31/1831Newspaper Archives
ConcordPlain-Dealer01/15/1839 – 03/26/1839Newspaper Archives
ConcordPlaindealer02/02/1872 – 02/09/1872Newspaper Archives
ConcordRepublican Gazette02/05/1801 – 04/28/1803Newspaper Archives
ConcordRepublican Gazetteer11/22/1796 – 04/04/1797Newspaper Archives
ConcordRough and Ready12/12/1846 – 03/11/1848Newspaper Archives
ConcordSpirit of the Republican Press01/07/1829 – 04/01/1829Newspaper Archives
ConcordStar in the East and New-Hampshire Universalist04/05/1834 – 08/05/1837Newspaper Archives
ConcordState Capital Reporter01/01/1852 – 09/05/1854Newspaper Archives
ConcordTough and Steady02/02/1847 – 03/16/1847Newspaper Archives
ConcordTranscript01/20/1835 – 06/29/1835Newspaper Archives
ConcordTrue Whig12/12/1846 – 12/26/1846Newspaper Archives
ConcordWilmot Proviso01/01/1848 – 03/11/1848Newspaper Archives
DerryDerry News01/08/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DerryNutfield News01/13/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DoverCampaign Press01/28/1876 – 01/28/1876Newspaper Archives
DoverFoster’s Daily Democrat10/24/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DoverNew-Hampshire Republican01/03/1825 – 10/30/1829Newspaper Archives
DoverPhoenix02/08/1792 – 08/22/1795Newspaper Archives
DoverPolitical and Sentimental Repository, or Strafford Recorder07/29/1790 – 01/04/1792Newspaper Archives
DoverSun10/10/1795 – 12/26/1820Newspaper Archives
ExeterAmerican Herald of Liberty06/04/1793 – 11/18/1795Newspaper Archives
ExeterChristian Journal04/02/1835 – 04/01/1847Newspaper Archives
ExeterConstitutionalist05/21/1810 – 06/14/1814Newspaper Archives
ExeterExeter Journal02/24/1778 – 05/25/1779Newspaper Archives
ExeterExeter News-Letter and Rockingham Advertiser01/07/1840 – 01/07/1867Newspaper Archives
ExeterExeter Watchman01/07/1817 – 09/05/1820Newspaper Archives
ExeterFreeman’s Oracle, and New-Hampshire Advertiser07/01/1786 – 10/07/1789Newspaper Archives
ExeterNewhampshire Gazetteer08/18/1789 – 02/13/1793Newspaper Archives
ExeterNews-Letter11/23/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ExeterPolitical Banquet and Farmer’s Feast10/01/1799 – 12/31/1799Newspaper Archives
GilfordReformer02/14/1832 – 02/14/1832Newspaper Archives
GoffstownGoffstown News01/08/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
HanoverAmerican02/07/1816 – 04/02/1817Newspaper Archives
HanoverDartmouth Gazette08/27/1799 – 02/09/1820Newspaper Archives
HanoverEagle07/22/1793 – 06/01/1799Newspaper Archives
HaverhillNew Hampshire Intelligencer12/27/1820 – 11/26/1823Newspaper Archives
HooksettHooksett Banner01/08/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
KeeneCheshire Advertiser01/19/1792 – 12/06/1792Newspaper Archives
KeeneColumbian Informer or Cheshire Journal05/09/1793 – 04/21/1795Newspaper Archives
KeeneFarmer’s Museum01/30/1829 – 12/29/1852Newspaper Archives
KeeneFree Soil Palladium08/22/1848 – 09/26/1848Newspaper Archives
KeeneNew Hampshire Sentinel03/23/1799 – 12/30/1891Newspaper Archives
KeeneNew-Hampshire Recorder08/21/1787 – 02/24/1791Newspaper Archives
KeeneRising Sun08/11/1795 – 06/23/1798Newspaper Archives
KingstonCarriage Towne News10/08/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LaconiaLake Village Times01/18/1868 – 12/30/1876Newspaper Archives
LancasterCoos Republican12/11/1855 – 09/12/1876Newspaper Archives
LondonderryLondonderry Times02/10/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ManchesterGranite State Farmer02/26/1850 – 07/17/1858Newspaper Archives
ManchesterLabor Journal03/24/1870 – 04/09/1870Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester American03/07/1845 – 03/07/1845Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Daily American03/08/1845 – 03/10/1845Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Daily Mirror01/01/1851 – 12/31/1863Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Daily Union11/03/1852 – 11/08/1856Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Magazine12/21/1839 – 03/14/1840Newspaper Archives
ManchesterMirror and Farmer02/22/1851 – 12/30/1876Newspaper Archives
ManchesterNew Hampshire Union Leader / New Hampshire Sunday News08/15/1989 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ManchesterNorthern Advocate03/14/1848 – 03/14/1848Newspaper Archives
ManchesterOld Hero06/20/1848 – 06/20/1848Newspaper Archives
ManchesterTelescope01/13/1849 – 10/13/1849Newspaper Archives
ManchesterVoix du Peuple02/25/1869 – 02/25/1869Newspaper Archives
ManchesterWeekly Union01/24/1851 – 12/26/1871Newspaper Archives
MoultonboroughReformer03/06/1834 – 04/24/1834Newspaper Archives
NashuaHarrison Eagle06/25/1840 – 06/25/1840Newspaper Archives
NashuaTelegraph07/28/1998 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
New LondonArgus-Champion09/10/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
NewportFarmer’s Advocate and Political Adventurer05/12/1831 – 05/12/1831Newspaper Archives
NewportWhip and Spur!01/01/1839 – 11/01/1856Newspaper Archives
PlymouthWhite Mountain Bugle01/15/1848 – 01/15/1848Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthFederal Observer11/22/1798 – 05/29/1800Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthFreeman’s Friend10/14/1840 – 10/14/1840Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthFreeman’s Journal05/25/1776 – 06/09/1778Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthHerald of Gospel Liberty09/01/1808 – 03/08/1816Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthIntelligencer12/04/1806 – 05/15/1817Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthNew-Hampshire Gazette10/07/1756 – 12/30/1851Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthNew-Hampshire Mercury and General Advertiser12/24/1784 – 03/12/1788Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthNew-Hampshire Spy10/24/1786 – 03/02/1793Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthOracle of New-Hampshire05/22/1817 – 09/11/1817Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthOracle of the Day06/04/1793 – 12/28/1799Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthOracle Post10/25/1803 – 06/18/1805Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPeople’s Advocate09/24/1816 – 05/17/1817Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPolitical Star06/28/1804 – 11/08/1804Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPortsmouth Herald02/18/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PortsmouthPortsmouth Journal of Literature and Politics07/07/1821 – 12/30/1876Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPortsmouth Oracle10/22/1803 – 06/30/1821Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthRepublican Ledger, and Portsmouth Price Current09/19/1799 – 12/20/1803Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthUnited States Oracle01/04/1800 – 10/15/1803Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthWar Journal03/12/1813 – 12/10/1813Newspaper Archives
RochesterRochester Times04/01/2010 – 02/24/2017Recent Obituaries
SalemSalem Observer01/08/2009 – 10/30/2014Recent Obituaries
SomersworthGreat Falls Journal04/25/1832 – 07/30/1836Newspaper Archives
WalpoleDemocratic Republican07/04/1812 – 07/05/1813Newspaper Archives
WalpoleFarmer’s Museum09/14/1827 – 12/19/1828Newspaper Archives
WalpoleFarmer’s Weekly Museum04/04/1797 – 10/15/1810Newspaper Archives
WalpoleNewhampshire Journal, or, the Farmer’s Weekly Museum04/11/1793 – 03/28/1797Newspaper Archives
WalpolePolitical Observatory11/19/1803 – 03/20/1809Newspaper Archives

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