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Grafton County
New Hampshire

Politicians who died in Grafton County

  Bath: Amos N. Blandin, 1948
  Bristol: Nathaniel S. Berry, 1894 — Erland Wadhams, 1973
  Campton: Arthur Livermore, 1853
  Canaan: Daniel Blaisdell, 1833 — Caleb Blodgett, 1872 — Frank D. Currier, 1921
  East Grafton, Grafton: Cyrus Adams, 1865
  Hanover: Elisha Payne, 1807 — Peter Olcott, 1808 — James W. Patterson, 1893 — James B. Conant, 1978 — Potter Stewart, 1985 — Sherman Adams, 1986 — Lane Dwinell, 1997 — Mary I. Bunting, 1998
  Haverhill: John Page, 1865
  Hebron: Ernest L. Bell, 1925
  Landaff: Peter Carleton, 1828
  Lebanon: David Hough, 1831 — Elias H. Cheney, 1924 — Thomas F. Dwyer, 1936 — Norris Cotton, 1989 — Laurence Radway, 2003 — Harry G. Barnes, Jr., 2012
  Littleton: Evarts Worcester Farr, 1880 — Edgar Aldrich, 1921
  North Haverhill, Haverhill: Henry W. Keyes, 1938
  North Woodstock, Woodstock: Samuel Newell Bell, 1889
  Orford: Jeduthun Wilcox, 1838 — Leonard Wilcox, 1850 — William F. Dana, 1920 — Meldrim Thomson, Jr., 2001
  Plymouth: Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1864 — Kenneth G. Bell, 1976
  Warren: Abel Merrill, 1838
  Wentworth: Thomas Whipple, Jr., 1835
   See also New Hampshire deathplaces not assigned to counties.
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