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Deerfield in Rockingham County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Site of the First Congregational Church

1772

 
 
To Commemorate The Site of the First Congregational Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 27, 2017
1. To Commemorate The Site of the First Congregational Church Marker
Inscription.
1772
To Commemorate
the site of

The First Congregational Church
Doorstep in in gateway, location identical.

Ministers and term of service
1772 – Rev. Timothy Upham – 1811
1812 – Rev. Nathaniel Wells – 1841

 
Location. 43° 8.706′ N, 71° 15.048′ W. Marker is in Deerfield, New Hampshire, in Rockingham County. Marker is on Meeting House Hill Road 0.8 miles east of North Road (New Hampshire Route 107), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located at the entrance to Old Center Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 49 Meeting House Hill Road, Deerfield NH 03037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Major John Simpson (approx. 0.8 miles away); First New Hampshire Turnpike (approx. 5.4 miles away); LaFayette's Tour (approx. 5.4 miles away); Northwood Parade 1775 (approx. 5 miles away); Northwood NH WWI Honor Roll (approx. 5 miles away); Northwood NH War Memorial (approx. 5 miles away); Northwood NH WWII Honor Roll (approx. 5 miles away); World War I Honor Roll (approx. 6.2 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Marker is a metal
Old Center Cemetery Entrance Gate (<i>marker visible on left post</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 27, 2017
2. Old Center Cemetery Entrance Gate (marker visible on left post)
tablet mounted on the left post of the Old Center Cemetery entrance gate.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Deerfield, New Hampshire.
The first religious services in the town were held by the Congregationalists, and the first settled pastor was Rev. Timothy Upham, who officiated in that office from 1772 until his death in 1811. (Submitted on April 6, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 

2. Rev. Nathaniel Wells.
Rev. Nathaniel Wells born in Wells Maine, July 12, 1774 pastor of the Congregational Church in Deerfield from July 1 1812 to Sept 1, 1841. (Submitted on April 6, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 

3. Rev. Timothy Upham.
Birthdate: February 20, 1748, Malden, MA
Death: 1811 Deerfield, NH
Clergyman of Deerfield, NH; 2 wives (Submitted on April 6, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Old Center Cemetery / Site of the First Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 27, 2017
3. Old Center Cemetery / Site of the First Congregational Church
Old Center Cemetery / Site of the First Congregational Church image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 27, 2017
4. Old Center Cemetery / Site of the First Congregational Church
Rev. Timothy Upham Tombstone & Family Plot image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 27, 2017
5. Rev. Timothy Upham Tombstone & Family Plot
Rev. Nathaniel Wells Tombstone & Family Plot image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, June 27, 2017
6. Rev. Nathaniel Wells Tombstone & Family Plot
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 6, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 6, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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