Survey Results: New Hampshire

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Please note that the information presented here is only that which was reported in the survey from 2019 and does not include information or places reported in older published sources.

New Hampshire

New Hampshire became a state on June 21, 1788. Prior to statehood, it was the Province of New Hampshire, an English and later a British colony, between 1629-1776.

According to the survey, the earliest Germans from Russia to arrive in New Hampshire were fourth generation descendants of Volga Germans from the colony of Kukkus. They arrived in Hanover, New Hampshire in 1977.

There were no immigrant Germans from Russia reported to have lived in New Hampshire. There were, however, second, third and fourth generation descendants living there at some point.

List of Places

There were 4 places in New Hampshire reported on the survey. Included below is the earliest year Germans from Russia reportedly arrived in each place. The "Germans from Russia Origins" column includes the region in Russia along with colony from which immigration took place, and/or the colony of immigrant's birth. The locations of the ancestral colonies today can be found on the Germans from Russia Settlement Locations map.


Cite This Page: Sandy Schilling Payne, “Survey Results: New Hampshire,” last modified February 22, 2020,