South Sutton in Merrimack County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
John Sargent Pillsbury
1828 - 1901
Born in a house bordering this common, he migrated to Minneapolis in 1855. There, he, his brother George, and his nephew Charles, established the famous Pillsbury flour milling business. Three times elected Governor of Minnesota and noted benefactor of its State University, his career in industry and public service reflects great credit on his native state.
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 044.)
Location. 43° 19.153′ N, 71° 56.067′ W. Marker is in South Sutton, New Hampshire, in Merrimack County. Marker is at the intersection of New Hampshire Route 114 and Meetinghouse Hill Road on State Route 114. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bradford NH 03221, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Birthplace of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (approx. 12.9 miles away); Pierce Homestead (approx. 14.1 miles away).
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2015, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 1, 2015, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec.