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Merrimack County
New Hampshire

Politicians who were born in Merrimack County

  Merrimack County (no city given): Nathan Merriam, 1849
  Andover: Clarence E. Carr, 1853 — Nahum J. Bachelder, 1854
  Boscawen: John A. Dix, 1798 — William Pitt Fessenden, 1806 — Bradford N. Stevens, 1813 — Charles H. Amsden, 1848
  Boscawen, Hillsborough County (now Merrimack County): Henry Gerrish, 1742
  Bow: Henry M. Baker, 1841
  Bradford: Bainbridge Wadleigh, 1831 — John Q. A. Brackett, 1842 — George Freemont Bean, 1857
  Canterbury: David M. Clough, 1879
  Chichester: Peter L. Marden, 1863 — Nathan L. Marden, 1896
  Concord: Edward Kent, 1802 — Joseph B. Walker, 1822 — Joseph C. Abbott, 1825 — William E. Chandler, 1835 — Henry Kirke Porter, 1840 — Thomas Gallagher, 1850 — Frank O. Briggs, 1851 — Charles R. Corning, 1855 — Henry F. Hollis, 1869 — Frederic T. Woodman, 1872 — William C. Pelkey, 1881 — Leon C. Prince, c.1888 — Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, 1890 — Edward J. Gallagher, 1890 — John W. French, 1905 — James Anton, 1914
  Danbury: Amos L. Taylor, 1877
  Dunbarton: Carroll D. Wright, 1840 — Henry E. Burnham, 1844 — Sherman E. Burroughs, 1870
  Epsom: James H. McClary, c.1754 — John McClary, 1785 — John B. Sanborn, 1826 — Walter Henry Sanborn, 1845
  Franklin: Robert M. Leach, 1879
  Henniker: Rufus King Goodenow, 1790 — Robert Goodenow, 1800 — Nathaniel B. Baker, 1818 — James W. Patterson, 1823 — Robert M. Wallace, 1847 — Willis G. Buxton, 1856 — Harold W. Ayer, 1926
  Hill: Augustus C. French, 1808
  Hooksett: Nathaniel Head, 1828 — Charles D. B. Fisk, 1850
  Hopkinton: John S. C. Knowlton, 1798 — Alvan Flanders, 1825
  Loudon: Jeremiah A. Clough, 1846 — Abraham L. Osgood, 1865
  New London: Anthony Colby, 1792 — Oren T. Hayes, 1827 — James Greeley Flanders, 1844
  Northfield: Richard Sheppard Molony, 1811
  Pembroke: Peter Robinson, 1791 — Matthew Gault Emery, 1818 — Henry Chamberlain, 1824 — Sullivan M. Cutcheon, 1833 — Byron M. Cutcheon, 1836
  Pittsfield: Ebenezer Knowlton, 1815 — J. Milton Coburn, 1853
  Salisbury: Ichabod Bartlett, 1786 — Charles B. Haddock, 1796 — Francis D. Flanders, 1812 — Elam A. J. Greeley, 1818 — Ezekiel A. Straw, 1819 — Samuel E. Pingree, 1832
  Salisbury (part now in Franklin): Daniel Webster, 1782
  Sutton: Jonathan Harvey, 1780 — Matthew Harvey, 1781 — Arial K. Eaton, 1813 — George A. Pillsbury, 1816 — John S. Pillsbury, 1827
  Warner: John P. Colby, 1811 — Nehemiah G. Ordway, 1828 — Frederick M. Colby, 1848
  Wilmot: Frank E. Langley, 1864
   See also New Hampshire birthplaces not assigned to counties.

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