Concord in Merrimack County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
1804 – 1869
(1853 – 1857)
Lies buried in nearby Minot enclosure. Native son of New Hampshire, graduate of Bowdoin College, lawyer, effective political leader, Congressman and U.S. Senator, Mexican War veteran, courageous advocate of States’ Rights, he was popularly known as “Young Hickory of the Granite Hills.”
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 080.)
Location. 43° 12.893′ N, 71° 32.611′ W. Marker is in Concord, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is on N State Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to the Old North Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Concord NH 03301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ratification of the Federal Constitution (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pierce Manse (about 600 feet away); New Hampshire's Presidential Primary (approx. 0.6 miles away); John P. Hale (approx. 0.6 miles away); State Capitol (approx. 0.6 miles Daniel Webster (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Hamilton Perkins (approx. 0.6 miles away); In Grateful Tribute (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
Also see . . . Biography of Franklin Pierce. Official White House website. (Submitted on July 29, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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