New Hampshire Annulment Laws

Code Section
457:1,2; 458:1, 23

Underage until confirming marriage upon reaching age


Legitimacy of Children
Issue of incestuous marriage are treated as children of unwed parents unless while married it was valid in the jurisdiction where contracted, then children are legitimate; legitimacy not affected by decree of nullity

Prohibited Marriages
Between ancestor and descendant, brother and sister, uncle and niece, aunt and nephew, cousins; same sex; previous marriage undissolved; proxy marriages

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