New Hampshire Archives: 128 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

If you are researching your ancestry from New Hampshire, you will want to use GenealogyBank’s online NH newspaper archives: 128 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: Lake Winnipesaukee and the Ossipee Mountains, New Hampshire
Photo: Lake Winnipesaukee and the Ossipee Mountains, New Hampshire. Credit: Don Kasak; 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 – Today)

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.

CityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AvailableCollection
AmherstAmherst Journal01/16/1795 – 01/02/179649Newspaper Archives
AmherstAmherst Village Messenger01/09/1796 – 12/05/1801306Newspaper Archives
AmherstFarmer’s Cabinet11/11/1802 – 12/29/18824181Newspaper Archives
AmherstHillsboro Telegraph01/01/1820 – 06/29/1822123Newspaper Archives
BedfordBedford Bulletin01/08/2009 – 04/13/2017Recent 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 – 02/20/18432Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Patriot03/10/1835 – 03/10/18351Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Tribune10/15/1852 – 10/23/18522Newspaper Archives
ConcordLabor Reform Dispatch02/11/1870 – 02/11/18701Newspaper Archives
ConcordPlain-Dealer01/15/1839 – 03/26/18392Newspaper Archives
ConcordPlaindealer02/02/1872 – 02/09/18722Newspaper Archives
ConcordTough and Steady02/02/1847 – 03/16/18477Newspaper Archives
ConcordTranscript01/20/1835 – 06/29/18358Newspaper Archives
ConcordTrue Whig12/12/1846 – 12/26/18462Newspaper Archives
ConcordWilmot Proviso01/01/1848 – 03/11/18484Newspaper Archives
ConcordAmerican Patriot10/18/1808 – 04/11/180926Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Gazette07/19/1806 – 05/01/1819524Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Herald01/06/1790 – 02/06/1794207Newspaper Archives
ConcordConcord Observer01/04/1819 – 03/25/1822169Newspaper Archives
ConcordCourier of New Hampshire02/13/1794 – 10/30/1805614Newspaper Archives
ConcordIndependent Democrat05/03/1849 – 09/28/18711147Newspaper Archives
ConcordMirrour09/06/1792 – 09/02/1799274Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Hampshire Observer04/01/1822 – 06/14/1839349Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Hampshire Patriot and State Gazette04/18/1809 – 04/10/18904223Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Star04/11/1797 – 10/03/179727Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew-Hampshire Statesman10/22/1825 – 12/31/1831234Newspaper Archives
ConcordRepublican Gazette02/05/1801 – 04/28/180399Newspaper Archives
ConcordRepublican Gazetteer11/22/1796 – 04/04/179713Newspaper Archives
ConcordRough and Ready12/12/1846 – 03/11/184825Newspaper Archives
ConcordSpirit of the Republican Press01/07/1829 – 04/01/182911Newspaper Archives
ConcordStar in the East and New-Hampshire Universalist04/05/1834 – 08/05/1837147Newspaper Archives
ConcordState Capital Reporter01/01/1852 – 09/05/1854268Newspaper Archives
ConcordCongregational Journal04/09/1841 – 12/25/18621013Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew-England Baptist Register02/28/1833 – 12/18/184428Newspaper Archives
ConcordNew Hampshire Workman04/09/1870 – 04/23/18702Newspaper Archives
DerryDerry News01/08/2008 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DerryNutfield News01/13/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DoverFoster’s Daily Democrat10/24/2007 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
DoverCampaign Press01/28/1876 – 01/28/18761Newspaper Archives
DoverNew-Hampshire Republican01/03/1825 – 10/30/1829252Newspaper Archives
DoverPhoenix02/08/1792 – 08/22/179559Newspaper Archives
DoverPolitical and Sentimental Repository, or Strafford Recorder07/29/1790 – 01/04/179229Newspaper Archives
DoverSun10/10/1795 – 12/26/18201050Newspaper Archives
ExeterChristian Journal04/02/1835 – 04/01/1847517Newspaper Archives
ExeterExeter News-Letter and Rockingham Advertiser01/07/1840 – 01/07/18671388Newspaper Archives
ExeterAmerican Herald of Liberty06/04/1793 – 11/18/179573Newspaper Archives
ExeterConstitutionalist05/21/1810 – 06/14/1814159Newspaper Archives
ExeterExeter Watchman01/07/1817 – 09/05/182067Newspaper Archives
ExeterFreeman’s Oracle, and New-Hampshire Advertiser07/01/1786 – 10/07/1789148Newspaper Archives
ExeterNewhampshire Gazetteer08/18/1789 – 02/13/1793174Newspaper Archives
ExeterPolitical Banquet and Farmer’s Feast10/01/1799 – 12/31/179910Newspaper Archives
ExeterNews-Letter11/23/2016 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ExeterExeter Journal02/24/1778 – 05/25/177928Newspaper Archives
GilfordReformer02/14/1832 – 02/14/18321Newspaper Archives
GoffstownGoffstown News01/08/2009 – 09/22/2016Recent Obituaries
HanoverAmerican02/07/1816 – 04/02/181761Newspaper Archives
HanoverDartmouth Gazette08/27/1799 – 02/23/1820934Newspaper Archives
HanoverEagle07/22/1793 – 06/01/1799221Newspaper Archives
HaverhillNew Hampshire Intelligencer12/27/1820 – 11/26/182335Newspaper Archives
HooksettHooksett Banner01/08/2009 – 07/21/2016Recent Obituaries
KeeneFree Soil Palladium08/22/1848 – 09/26/18483Newspaper Archives
KeeneCheshire Advertiser01/19/1792 – 12/06/179214Newspaper Archives
KeeneColumbian Informer or Cheshire Journal05/09/1793 – 04/21/179583Newspaper Archives
KeeneFarmer’s Museum01/30/1829 – 12/29/1852240Newspaper Archives
KeeneNew Hampshire Sentinel03/23/1799 – 12/30/18913714Newspaper Archives
KeeneNew-Hampshire Recorder08/21/1787 – 02/24/1791125Newspaper Archives
KeeneRising Sun08/11/1795 – 06/23/1798138Newspaper Archives
KingstonCarriage Towne News10/08/2009 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
LaconiaLake Village Times01/18/1868 – 12/30/1876438Newspaper Archives
LancasterCoos Republican12/11/1855 – 09/12/1876402Newspaper Archives
LondonderryLondonderry Times02/10/2011 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ManchesterMirror and Farmer02/22/1851 – 12/30/18761135Newspaper Archives
ManchesterNew Hampshire Union Leader / New Hampshire Sunday News08/15/1989 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ManchesterNorthern Advocate03/14/1848 – 03/14/18481Newspaper Archives
ManchesterOld Hero06/20/1848 – 06/20/18481Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester American03/07/1845 – 03/07/18451Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Daily American03/08/1845 – 03/10/18452Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Daily Mirror01/01/1851 – 12/31/18631627Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Daily Union11/03/1852 – 11/08/185627Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Magazine12/21/1839 – 03/14/184013Newspaper Archives
ManchesterGranite State Farmer02/26/1850 – 07/17/1858210Newspaper Archives
ManchesterTelescope01/13/1849 – 10/13/184929Newspaper Archives
ManchesterWeekly Union01/24/1851 – 12/26/18711090Newspaper Archives
ManchesterLabor Journal03/24/1870 – 04/09/18702Newspaper Archives
ManchesterVoix du Peuple02/25/1869 – 02/25/18691Newspaper Archives
ManchesterManchester Ink Link08/11/2014 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ManchesterNew Hampshire Union Leader / New Hampshire Sunday News: Web Edition Articles10/31/2018 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
ManchesterNeighborhood News New03/07/2019 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
MoultonboroughReformer03/06/1834 – 04/24/18342Newspaper Archives
NashuaHarrison Eagle06/25/1840 – 06/25/18401Newspaper Archives
NashuaTelegraph07/28/1998 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
NewportWhip and Spur!01/01/1839 – 11/01/185620Newspaper Archives
NewportFarmer’s Advocate and Political Adventurer05/12/1831 – 05/12/18311Newspaper Archives
Newport, New London, SunapeeArgus-Champion09/10/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PlymouthWhite Mountain Bugle01/15/1848 – 01/15/18481Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthFreeman’s Friend10/14/1840 – 10/14/18401Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPortsmouth Herald02/18/2015 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
PortsmouthFederal Observer11/22/1798 – 05/29/180077Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthFreeman’s Journal05/25/1776 – 06/09/177895Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthHerald of Gospel Liberty09/01/1808 – 03/08/181684Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthIntelligencer12/04/1806 – 05/15/1817204Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthNew-Hampshire Gazette10/07/1756 – 12/30/18514772Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthNew-Hampshire Mercury and General Advertiser12/24/1784 – 03/12/1788157Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthNew-Hampshire Spy10/24/1786 – 03/02/1793632Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthOracle of New-Hampshire05/22/1817 – 09/11/181717Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthOracle of the Day06/04/1793 – 12/28/1799480Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthOracle Post10/25/1803 – 06/18/180584Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPeople’s Advocate09/24/1816 – 05/17/181731Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPolitical Star06/28/1804 – 11/08/180420Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPortsmouth Journal of Literature and Politics07/07/1821 – 12/30/18762904Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthPortsmouth Oracle10/22/1803 – 06/30/1821926Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthUnited States Oracle01/04/1800 – 10/15/1803201Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthWar Journal03/12/1813 – 12/10/181340Newspaper Archives
PortsmouthRepublican Ledger, and Portsmouth Price Current09/19/1799 – 12/20/1803218Newspaper Archives
RochesterRochester Times04/01/2010 – 02/24/2017Recent Obituaries
SalemSalem Observer01/08/2009 – 10/30/2014Recent Obituaries
SomersworthGreat Falls Journal04/25/1832 – 07/30/183646Newspaper Archives
State-Wide CountyNew Hampshire Business Review03/06/2013 – CurrentRecent Obituaries
TaylortonTest Publication – DO NOT DELETE!!!Recent Obituaries
WalpoleDemocratic Republican07/04/1812 – 07/05/181352Newspaper Archives
WalpoleFarmer’s Museum09/14/1827 – 12/19/182829Newspaper Archives
WalpoleFarmer’s Weekly Museum04/04/1797 – 10/15/1810619Newspaper Archives
WalpoleNewhampshire Journal, or, the Farmer’s Weekly Museum04/11/1793 – 03/28/1797207Newspaper Archives
WalpolePolitical Observatory11/19/1803 – 03/20/1809279Newspaper Archives

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