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Vital Records and Genealogy

Marriage Intention Form
Marriage Intention Form

The City of Manchester, Office of the City Clerk maintains the official record for all births and deaths occurring in the city and of all marriage licenses issued in the city.  The City also maintains the records of most divorces occurring since 1990.

Under New Hampshire statutory requirements and applicable administrative rules, certain older records are open to the public while other, more recent records, are only available when the applicant has a "direct and tangible interest" in the record.

Online Vital Records Credit Card Only

The records open to the public are as follows:

  • Birth Records - Prior to 1910
  • Death Records - Prior to 1960
  • Marriage Records - Prior to 1960
  • Divorce Records - Prior to 1960

For further information, please contact our office at (603) 624-6455 or click on the following links: