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Strafford County New Hampshire Genealogy

County Seat: Dover

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Strafford County History

Strafford County was one of the five original counties identified for New Hampshire in 1769. It was named after William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford in the mistaken belief that he was the ancestor of governor John Wentworth. Although they were distantly related, William had no descendants. The county was organized at Dover in 1771. In 1840 the original size of the county was reduced with the creation of Belknap County.

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Strafford County New Hampshire Genealogical and Historical Societies

Strafford County Society Of Genealogists
36 Park
Dover, N.H.

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