Kingston in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
— 1729–1795 —
Erected by NH Division of Historical Resources and the NH Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 046.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Government & Politics • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series lists.
Location. 42° 56.139′ N, 71° 3.244′ W. Marker is in Kingston, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on West Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is on the Kingston green, on the opposite (west) side across from the Town Hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kingston NH 03848, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this Kingston War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 1867 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mast Tree Riot of 1734 (approx. 2.9 miles away); Meeting House and Hearse House (approx. 5 miles away); Fremont Village Cemetery (approx. 5 miles away); George Leonard Smith Gun (approx. 5.6 miles away); Spaulding & Frost Cooperage (approx. 5.7 miles away); Historic Black Rocks Village / Historic Fremont, N.H.-Olde Poplin (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kingston.
Regarding Josiah Bartlett. An active public servant much of his life, Bartlett was the second person (after John Hancock) to sign the Declaration of Independence.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 1,130 times since then and 57 times this year. Last updated on July 10, 2014, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 17, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. 3. submitted on January 19, 2021, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 4. submitted on May 7, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. 5. submitted on March 29, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.