New Hampshire Annulment Laws

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

Grounds
Underage until confirming marriage upon reaching age

Limitations
N/A

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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