Marriage License:

           

           To obtain a Marriage License:

           Both the  bride & groom  need to come to the Town Clerks office together.

           You need to come to the office at least 45 minutes prior to closing. 

           There isnít a waiting period

           The license is valid for 90 days from the day you apply

           The license is only valid in New Hampshire

           The state of New Hampshire does not require a blood test

 

            Documents Needed:

            Proof of age/picture ID

            A certified copy of the death certificate of a former spouse if the applicant is widowed

            A certified copy of the divorce/dissolution decree : and or

            A certified copy of an annulment if the applicantís previous marriage was annulled

                      

           Fees:

           The cost of  a marriage license or civil union  is $45.00. 

           The cost of the certified copy of the marriage license is $15.00

           Only Cash or Checks are accepted

        Certified

 

Certified Copies:

                 

To obtain any of the following certified records via mail:

            Complete the form pertaining to the specific record: ie: birth, marriage or death or divorce:

            A copy of a picture ID must accompany your request

            A self addressed stamped envelope

            A check or money order made out to:  The Town of Pelham

           

            Birth Records:

                 To obtain a Copy of a Birth Record:

Birth records are available to immediate family members

A picture ID must be presented at the time of the request.

You must complete a request form. (See link below)

You may obtain certified copies for any births that occurred in Pelham, and also for births that occurred in the State of N.H. after 1988.

 

                       The Fee: $15.00 for the First Copy/Search

                                      $10.00 for additional copy  issued at the same time for the same record

                     

                      Certified  

 

             Certified Copy of Marriage License:        

                  To obtain a Copy of a Marriage:

Marriage records are available to immediate family members

A picture ID must be presented at the time of the request.

You must complete a request form. (See link below)

You may obtain certified copies for any marriages that occurred in Pelham, and also for marriages that occurred in the State of N.H. after 1989.

                     

The Fee: $15.00 for the First Copy/Search

                                      $10.00 for additional copy  issued at the same time for the same record

                    Certified

                       

 Death Records:

                To obtain a Copy of a Death Record:

Death  records are available to immediate family members

A picture ID must be presented at the time of the request.

You must complete a request form. (See link below)

You may obtain certified copies for any death that occurred in Pelham, and also for deaths that occurred in the State of N.H. after 1990.

                     

The Fee: $15.00 for the First Copy/Search

                                      $10.00 for additional copy  issued at the same time for the same record

 

                       Certified

 

       Divorce Records:

             To obtain a Copy of a Divorce Record:

                     Divorce records are available to immediate family members

                     A picture ID must be presented at the time of the request.

                     You must complete a request form. (See Link below)

                     You may obtain a certified copy from the Town Clerk's Office in Pelham for a divorce that occurred in any

                     city or town in the State of NH after 1990

          

The Fee: $15.00 for the First Copy/Search

                                      $10.00 for additional copy  issued at the same time for the same record

             

                   Certified

 

    To obtain any of the above certified records via mail:

            Complete the form pertaining to the specific record: ie: birth, marriage or death or

            A copy of a picture ID must accompany your request

            A self addressed stamped envelope

            A check or money order made out to:  The Town of Pelham