Haverhill in Grafton County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
Born in Boston and a veteran of the 1758 Battle of Ticonderoga. As a known participant in the Boston Tea Party, for his own and his children’s safety, he walked to North Haverhill in early 1774. He later served in the Northern Army under Gen. Gates in 1777. He was a shoemaker by trade and practiced his vocation here for the rest of his life. He is buried nearby in Horse Meadow Cemetery.
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 104.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, French and Indian • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 44° 6.35′ N, 72° 2.133′ W. Marker is in Haverhill, New Hampshire, in Grafton County. Marker is at the intersection of Darthmouth College Highway and Horse Meadow Road on Darthmouth College Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Haverhill NH 03774, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonel Thomas Johnson (approx. one mile away in Vermont); Soldiers of Haverhill Memorial Bayley-Hazen Military Road (approx. 1.4 miles away in Vermont); Old Court House (approx. 1.4 miles away in Vermont); Col. Thomas Johnson (approx. 1.4 miles away in Vermont); Rogers Rangers (approx. 1˝ miles away); Elmbank (approx. 1.9 miles away in Vermont); Jacob Bayley (approx. 2.2 miles away in Vermont).
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