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Carroll County
New Hampshire

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Carroll County

Index to Locations

  • Private or family graveyards
  • Near Bartlett Garland Ridge Cemetery
  • Conway Conway Cemetery
  • North Conway, Conway North Conway Cemetery
  • Madison Madison Cemetery
  • Moultonborough Bean Cemetery
  • Ossipee Ossipee Cemetery
  • Center Ossipee, Ossipee Chickville Cemetery
  • Tamworth Fowlers Mill Cemetery
  • Wonalancet, Tamworth Wonalancet Cemetery
  • Sanbornville, Wakefield Lovell Lake Cemetery


    Private or family graveyard
    Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Nathan O. Weeks — of Wakefield, Carroll County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state senate 4th District; elected 1916. Interment in a private or family graveyard.


    Garland Ridge Cemetery
    Near Bartlett, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      Obed Hall (1757-1828) — of New Hampshire. Born in Raynham, Bristol County, Mass., December 23, 1757. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1801-02; common pleas court judge in New Hampshire, 1800; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1811-13. Died in Bartlett, Carroll County, N.H., April 1, 1828 (age 70 years, 100 days). Original interment at Garland Ridge Cemetery; reinterment at Evergreen Cemetery, Portland, Maine.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Conway Cemetery
    Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Helen Nute (1898-1994) — of North Conway, Conway, Carroll County, N.H. Born in 1898. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Hampshire, 1972. Female. Died in 1994 (age about 96 years). Interment at Conway Cemetery.


    North Conway Cemetery
    North Conway, Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Milburn F. Roberts (1916-1989) — of Conway, Carroll County, N.H. Born in North Conway, Conway, Carroll County, N.H., July 12, 1916. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; insurance agent; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1954-70; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Conway, 1956. Died in North Conway, Conway, Carroll County, N.H., January 12, 1989 (age 72 years, 184 days). Interment at North Conway Cemetery.


    Madison Cemetery
    Madison, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Alpheus Crosby Kennett (b. 1859) — also known as A. Crosby Kennett — of Conway, Carroll County, N.H. Born in Madison, Carroll County, N.H., July 27, 1859. Republican. Railway station agent; lumber business; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1895-96; member of New Hampshire state senate 5th District, 1897-98; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1900; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council 5th District, 1903-04. Member, Freemasons. Interment at Madison Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Kennett and Sarah E. (Russell) Kennett; married 1881 to Carrie B. Gerrish; married 1888 to Lora Ferren; father of Frank E. Kennett (1888?-?); grandfather of Frank E. Kennett, Jr..
      Political family: Kennett family of Conway, New Hampshire.
      Frank E. Kennett — of Conway, Carroll County, N.H. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1928; treasurer of New Hampshire Republican Party, 1939. Interment at Madison Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Alpheus Crosby Kennett; father of Frank E. Kennett, Jr. (1924?-).
      Political family: Kennett family of Conway, New Hampshire.


    Bean Cemetery
    Moultonborough, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Benning Moulton Bean (1782-1866) — also known as Benning M. Bean — of Moultonborough, Carroll County, N.H. Born in Moultonborough, Carroll County, N.H., January 9, 1782. Democrat. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1815-23, 1827; member of New Hampshire state senate 6th District, 1824-27, 1831-33; member of New Hampshire Governor's Council, 1829; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire at-large, 1833-37. Died in Moultonborough, Carroll County, N.H., February 6, 1866 (age 84 years, 28 days). Interment at Bean Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Ossipee Cemetery
    Ossipee, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Fred Herbert Brown (1879-1955) — also known as Fred H. Brown — of Somersworth, Strafford County, N.H. Born in Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H., April 12, 1879. Democrat. Professional baseball player in the major leagues, 1901-02; lawyer; delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention, 1912; U.S. Attorney for New Hampshire, 1914-22; Governor of New Hampshire, 1923-25; defeated, 1924; U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1933-39; defeated, 1938. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Knights of Pythias. Died in Somersworth, Strafford County, N.H., February 3, 1955 (age 75 years, 297 days). Interment at Ossipee Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dana J. Brown and Nellie (Allen) Brown; married, May 16, 1925, to Edna C. McHarg.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Chickville Cemetery
    Center Ossipee, Ossipee, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Chester Earl Merrow (1906-1974) — also known as Chester E. Merrow — of Center Ossipee, Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H. Born in Center Ossipee, Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H., November 15, 1906. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Ossipee, 1939-40; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1943-63; defeated (Democratic), 1970, 1972; candidate in Republican primary for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1962. Died in Center Ossipee, Ossipee, Carroll County, N.H., February 10, 1974 (age 67 years, 87 days). Interment at Chickville Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Fowlers Mill Cemetery
    Tamworth, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Richard Folsom Cleveland (1897-1974) — also known as Richard F. Cleveland — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Princeton, Mercer County, N.J., October 28, 1897. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War I; lawyer; delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1967. Died of chronic pulmonary illness, in Baltimore, Md., January 10, 1974 (age 76 years, 74 days). Interment at Fowlers Mill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Grover Cleveland and Frances (Folsom) Cleveland (1864-1947); married, June 20, 1923, to Ellen Douglas Gailor (1897-1954; daughter of Thomas Frank Gailor; sister of Frank Hoyt Gailor); married, June 12, 1943, to Jessie (Maxwell) Black (1919-1977); first cousin twice removed of Francis Landon Cleveland (1823-1881); second cousin once removed of James Harlan Cleveland; second cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Usher; third cousin of James Harlan Cleveland, Jr.; third cousin once removed of Joseph Wheeler Bloodgood; third cousin twice removed of John Palmer Usher and Robert Cleveland Usher.
      Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Wonalancet Cemetery
    Wonalancet, Tamworth, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      Horatio Gardner Ainsworth (1917-1994) — also known as H. Gardner Ainsworth — of Washington, D.C. Born in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., March 15, 1917. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Vice Consul in Winnipeg, 1940; San Salvador, as of 1943. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Died in Washington, D.C., December 10, 1994 (age 77 years, 270 days). Interment at Wonalancet Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Walden Lee Ainsworth (1886-1960; Vice Admiral, U.S. Navy) and Katharine (Gardner) Ainsworth (1888-1973); married, August 25, 1940, to Helen Louise Reed (1919-1998).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Lovell Lake Cemetery
    Sanbornville, Wakefield, Carroll County, New Hampshire
    Politicians buried here:
      William Nathaniel Rogers (1892-1945) — also known as William N. Rogers — of Wakefield, Carroll County, N.H. Born in Sanbornville, Wakefield, Carroll County, N.H., January 10, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state house of representatives, 1917, 1919, 1921; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 1st District, 1923-25, 1932-37; defeated, 1918, 1924; candidate for U.S. Senator from New Hampshire, 1936. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Phi Kappa Psi; Phi Alpha Delta; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died in Wolfeboro, Carroll County, N.H., September 25, 1945 (age 53 years, 258 days). Interment at Lovell Lake Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Herbert E. Rogers and Lilian A. (Sanborn) Rogers.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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