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Birthplace of William Pitt Fessenden

 
 
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By Jonathan Newell, June 19, 2013
1. Birthplace of William Pitt Fessenden Marker
Inscription. Birthplace of William Pitt Fessenden. Born Oct. 6, A.D. 1806. United States Senator from Maine for thirteen years. Secretary of the U.S. Treasury 1864-1865.
 
Erected by Town of Boscawen.
 
Location. 43° 18.586′ N, 71° 36.862′ W. Marker is in Boscawen, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is on King Street (U.S. 3), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 149 King Street, Concord NH 03303, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site Of First Fort A.D. 1739 (within shouting distance of this marker); Daniel Webster's First Law Office (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of Gen. John A. Dix (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Webster Homestead (approx. half a mile away); Birthplace of Hon. Moody Currier (approx. half a mile away); The Pierce Manse (approx. 7.4 miles away); Ratification of the Federal Constitution (approx. 7.4 miles away); Franklin Pierce (approx. 7.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boscawen.
 
Also see . . .  William Pitt Fessenden - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on July 1, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Additional keywords.
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Library of Congress
2. William Pitt Fessenden
Whigs, Radical Republicans, Abraham Lincoln, gag rule, Salmon P. Chase, Joint Committee on Reconstruction
 
Categories. Politics
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 21, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 30, 2013, by Jonathan Newell of Taylors, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 511 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 30, 2013, by Jonathan Newell of Taylors, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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