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NEW HAMPSHIRE BANKS THAT ISSUED CURRENCY 1792-1935



Banks and Currency of Amherst

Hillsborough Bank of Amherst • 1806-1808 •

Farmers Bank of Amherst • 1823-1843 •


Bank of Bath

Amonoosuc Bank of Bath • 1848-1850 •


Banks and Currency of Berlin

Berlin National Bank • 1893-1934 •

City National Bank of Berlin • 1900-1934 •

Berlin City National Bank • 1934-1935 •


Bank and Currency of Bristol

First National Bank of Bristol • 1898-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Charlestown

Connecticut River Bank of Charlestown {1st} • 1823-1845 •

Connecticut River Bank of Charlestown {2nd} • 1845-1865 •

Connecticut River National Bank of Charlestown • 1864-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Claremont

Claremont Bank {1st} • 1823-1843 •

Sullivan County Bank of Claremont • 1843 •

Claremont Bank {2nd} • 1848-1865 •

Claremont National Bank {1st} • 1864-1934 •

Claremont National Bank {2nd} • 1933-1935 •

People’s National Bank of Claremont • 1892-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Colebrook

Colebrook National Bank • 1889-1935 •

Farmers’ and Traders’ National Bank of Colebrook • 1899-1935 •



Banks and Currency of Concord

Concord Bank {1st}, Upper Bank • 1806-1826 •

Concord Bank {1st}, Lower Bank • 1806-1826 •

Concord Bank {2nd} • 1826-1840 •

Merrimack County Bank of Concord • 1824-1866 •

Mechanicks Bank of Concord {1st}1834-1854 •

Mechanicks Bank of Concord {2nd}1854-1865 •

Mechanicks National Bank of Concord • 1880-1935 •

State Capital Bank of Concord • 1853-1865 •

National State Capital Bank of Concord • 1865-1935 •

Union Bank of Concord • 1856-1868 •

First National Bank of Concord • 1864-1935 •


Bank and Currency of Conway

Conway National Bank • 1909-1923 •


Banks and Currency of Derry and West Derry

Derry Bank {1st} • 1828-1849 •

Derry Bank {2nd} • 1855-1864 •

Derry National Bank • 1864-1932 •

First National Bank of West Derry • 1905-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Dover

N.H. Strafford Bank and Strafford Bank of Dover {1st} • 1803-1823 •

Strafford Bank of Dover {2nd} • 1846-1865 •

Strafford Bank National Bank of Dover • 1865-1935 •

Dover Bank {1st} • 1823-1845 •

Dover Bank {2nd} • 1845-1865 •

Cochecho Bank of Dover • 1851-1868 •

Cochecho National Bank of Dover • 1865-1899 •

Langdon Bank of Dover • 1854-1869 •

Dover National Bank • 1865-1895 •

Merchants National Bank of Dover • 1900-1935 •


Banks and Currency of East Jaffrey: See Jaffrey


Bank and Currency of Epping

Pawtuckaway Bank of Epping • 1854-1864 •


Banks and Currency of Exeter

Exeter Bank {1st} • 1803-1844 •

Exeter Bank {2nd} • 1855-1860 •

Farmers & Mechanicks Bank and Granite Bank of Exeter • 1830-1851 •

Granite State Bank of Exeter • 1851-1865 •

National Granite State Bank of Exeter • 1865-1893 •

Rockingham National Bank of Exeter • 1925-1935 •



Banks and Currency of Farmington

Farmington Bank • 1854-1874 •

Farmington National Bank {1st} • 1872-1933 •

Farmington National Bank {2nd} • 1933-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Francestown

Francestown Bank • 1851-1864 •

First National Bank of Francestown • 1864-1891 •


Bank and Currency of Franklin

Franklin National Bank • 1879-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Gonic: See Rochester


Banks and Currency of Gorham

Gorham National Bank • 1902-1911 •

White Mountain National Bank of Gorham • 1908-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Great Falls: See Somersworth


Banks and Currency of Groveton

Groveton National Bank {1st} • 1900-1902 •

Coos County National Bank of Groveton • 1900-1933 •

Groveton National Bank {2nd} • 1933-1935 •


Bank and Currency of Hampton Falls

Weare Bank of Hampton Falls • 1854-1862 •


Bank and Currency of Hanover

Dartmouth National Bank of Hanover • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Haverhill

History of Haverhill:

Coos Bank of Haverhill • 1803-1818 •

Grafton Bank of Haverhill {1st} • 1821-1844 •

Grafton County Bank of Haverhill • 1851 •

Grafton Bank of Haverhill {2nd} • 1856 •


Banks and Currency of Hillsborough

Valley Bank of Hillsborough

First National Bank of Hillsborough • 1868-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Jaffrey and East Jaffrey

Monadnock Bank of Jaffrey • 1850-1865 •

Monadnock National Bank of East Jaffrey • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Keene

Cheshire Bank of Keene {1st} • 1803-1843 •

Cheshire Bank of Keene {2nd} • 1844-1865 •

Cheshire National Bank of Keene • 1864-1935 •

Ashuelot Bank of Keene {1st} • 1833-1853 •

Ashuelot Bank of Keene {2nd} • 1852-1865 •

Ashuelot National Bank of Keene • 1865-1924 •

Citizens National Bank of Keene • 1875-1924 •

Ashuelot-Citizens National Bank of Keene • 1924-1935 •

Cheshire County Bank of Keene • 1855-1865 •

Keene National Bank • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Towns Forming Laconia

Winnipissiogee Bank of Meredith • 1824-1846 •

Belknap County Bank of Meredith Bridge / Laconia • 1846-1866 •

Laconia National Bank • 1866-1935 •

People’s National Bank of Laconia • 1889-1935 •

National Bank of Lakeport / Lakeport National Bank of Laconia • 1892-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Lakeport: See Laconia


Banks and Currency of Lancaster

Lancaster Bank: • 1832-1853 • {B&S summary: Lan-LB-00+}:

White Mountain Bank of Lancaster • 1849-1865 • {B&S summary: Lan-WMB-00+}:

Lancaster National Bank: • 1881-1935 • {B&S summary: Lan-LBN-00+}:


Banks and Currency of Lebanon

Bank of Lebanon • 1828-1865 •

National Bank of Lebanon • 1865-1935 •


Bank and Currency of Littleton

Littleton National Bank • 1871-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Meredith and Meredith Bridge: See Laconia


Bank and Currency of Nashville: See Nashua


Banks and Currency of Manchester

Manchester Bank • 1844-1866 •

Amoskeag Bank of Manchester • 1848-1864 •

Amoskeag National Bank of Manchester {1st} and {2nd} • 1865-1935 •

City Bank of Manchester • 1853-1865 •

City National Bank of Manchester • 1865-1880 •

Merchants National Bank of Manchester • 1880-1935 •

Merrimack River Bank of Manchester • 1855-1865 •

First National Bank of Manchester • 1865-1931 •

Manchester National Bank • 1865-1935 •

Second National Bank of Manchester • 1877-1911 •

National Bank of the Commonwealth at Manchester • 1892-1893 •


Banks and Currency of Milford

Souhegan Bank of Milford • 1855-1865 •

Souhegan National Bank of Milford • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Nashua

Nashua Bank • 1835-1867 •

Indian Head Bank of Nashville / Nashua • 1851-1865 •

Indian Head National Bank of Nashua • 1865-1935 •

Pennichuck Bank of Nashua • 1855-1865 •

First National Bank of Nashua {1st} • 1863-1882 •

First National Bank of Nashua {2nd} • 1882-1907 •

Second National Bank of Nashua • 1875-1935 •


Banks and Currency of New Ipswich

Manufacturers’ Bank of New Ipswich • 1828-1849 •

New Ipswich Bank • 1849-1867 •


Banks and Currency of Newmarket

New Market Bank • 1849-1865 •

New Market National Bank • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Newport

History of Newport:

Sugar River Bank of Newport • 1853-1865 •

First National Bank of Newport • 1865-1935 •

Citizens National Bank of Newport • 1885-1935 •


Bank and Currency of Ossipee

Pine River Bank of Ossipee • 1856-1864 •


Banks and Currency of Peterborough

Peterborough Bank • 1854-1865 •

First National Bank of Peterborough • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Pittsfield

Pittsfield Bank • 1850-1865 •

Pittsfield National Bank • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Plymouth

Pemigewasset Bank of Plymouth • 1826-1850 •

Plymouth Bank • 1849-1856 •

Pemigewasset National Bank of Plymouth • 1881-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Portsmouth

New Hampshire Bank at Portsmouth • 1792-1842 •

New Hampshire Union Bank at Portsmouth • 1802-1842 •

Portsmouth Bank • 1802-1843 •

Rockingham Bank of Portsmouth • 1813-1865 •

Rockingham National Bank of Portsmouth • 1865-1905 •

Bank of the United States, Portsmouth Branch • 1816-1835 •

Piscataqua Bank of Portsmouth • 1824-1844 •

Piscataqua Exchange Bank of Portsmouth • 1845-1863 •

First National Bank of Portsmouth {1st} and {2nd} • 1863-1935 •

Commercial Bank of Portsmouth • 1825-1845 •

Mechanics and Traders Bank of Portsmouth • 1844-1864 •

National Mechanics and Traders Bank of Portsmouth • 1864-1931 •

Bank of New Hampshire of Portsmouth • 1855-1865 •

New Hampshire National Bank of Portsmouth • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Rochester and Gonic

Rochester Bank {1st} • 1834-1854 •

Rochester Bank {2nd} • 1853-1868 •

Rochester National Bank • 1874-1917 •

Farmers’ and Mechanics’ Bank of Rochester / Gonic • 1856-1865 •

First National Bank of Gonic • 1865-1879 •

Public National Bank of Rochester • 1920-1934 •

New Public National Bank of Rochester • 1933-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Rollisford / Salmon Falls

Salmon Falls Bank of Rollinsford • 1851-1865+ •


Bank and Currency of Salmon Falls: See Rollinsford


Banks and Currency of Sanbornton and Tilton

Citizens’ Bank of Sanbornton • 1853-1865 •

Citizens National Bank of Sanbornton • 1865-1875 •

Citizens’ National Bank of Tilton • 1875-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Sandwich

Carroll County Bank of Sandwich • 1850-1865 •

Carroll County National Bank of Sandwich • 1865-1872 •


Banks and Currency of Somersworth / Great Falls

Great Falls Bank of Somersworth • 1846-1865 •

Great Falls National Bank of Great Falls / First National of Somersworth • 1865-1935 •

Somersworth Bank • 1855-1865 •

Somersworth National Bank of Somersworth / Great Falls / Somersworth National Bank • 1865-1935 •


Bank of Tuftonboro

Melvin River National Bank of Tuftonboro •


Bank and Currency of Tilton: See Sanbornton


Banks and Currency of Warner

Warner Bank • 1850-1868 •

Kearsarge National Bank of Warner • 1867-1884 •


Bank and Currency of West Derry: See Derry


Bank and Currency of Wilton

Wilton National Bank • 1928-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Winchester

Winchester Bank • 1847-1865 •

Winchester National Bank • 1865-1935 •


Banks and Currency of Wolfeboro

Wolfborough Bank • 1834-1841 •

Lake Bank of Wolfborough • 1854-1865 •

Lake National Bank of Wolfborough • 1865-1893 •

Wolfeboro National Bank • 1906-1935 •


Bank and Currency of Woodsville

Woodsville National Bank • 1897-1935 •