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.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
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. Touch for map. Marker is on the Kingston green, on the opposite (west) side across from the Town Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Kingston NH 03848, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Leonard Smith Gun (approx. 5.6 miles away); Exeter NH Exeter Gas Works (approx. 6.1 miles away); Second Burial Ground (approx. 6.1 miles away); Ladd-Gilman House Exeter Town House (approx. 6.2 miles away); Powder House (approx. 6.2 miles away); Abraham Lincoln Speaks in New Hampshire (approx. 6.3 miles away); Exeter NH War Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away).
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.
Also see . . .
1. Biography. (Submitted on April 17, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.)
2. Josiah Bartlett - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on April 18, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Politics • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 17, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 895 times since then and 61 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 May 7, 2011, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.