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General History

Banks 1817,  Climate 1817,  Insurance 1817,  Manufactories 1817,  Military 1817,
Population 1817,  State Prison 1817, 





MOVERS and SHAKERS

1600's
Dover and NH Patents 1614-1623,  Livestock Arrivals 1624,  Trading Places, 1627 
Exeter Purchase 1629  NH plantation Divides 1631, 
Plantations of Portsmouth, Dover, Hampton 1633,  First Govenor Meeting House- Dover 1634  Trouble for Georges & Mason,  The Settlement at Exeter,  Governor of Dover 1639, 
The Dover Combination and Livestock figures,  MA still controls the settlements 1641, 
New Govenors 1645-7,  Winthrop Dies 1649,  New Politicians 1650, 
Money and The Mint 1652,  Rejected Proposal 1666,  Peaceful Conditons 1669, 
Royal Govenor 1680-3,  General Gov over New England 1686,  Politicians 1699, 
1700's
NH helps NY 1700,  Death of a Govenor 1701,  Towns Incorporated 1702, 
Redemption of Prisoners 1705,  Coffin in Charge 1708,  Col. Hilton Killed 1710, 
Removal of Office 1714-5,  A New Successor 1714-5,  A New Governor and Comdr. in Chief 1722,  Peace 1726,  Gov. of MA and NH 1728,
NH on its own 1734,  The Stamp Act  Stamp Act Repealed  Revenue Act 1767,
Tea Tax! 1770,  Wentworth Dies  Boston Blockaded 1774,  War Begins 1775, 
War! 1776,  War! 1777-8,  Sullivan Retires 1779, 


MISCELLANEOUS

Governor 1741  Louisburg & 500 Men 1745  Crown Point, Lovell 1758  War Ended 1760  Flourishing 1763 


Feature's of Strafford County

Feature

Filename 

Description 

Size 

Barrington

Barrington.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

4.0 k 

Bellamy River

Belame Rvr.txt 

River; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Bellamy River

Bellmirvr.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

6.5 k 

Blind Wills Neck

Blindwillsnk.txt 

Land; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Blind Wills Neck

Blindwlsnk.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

2.5 k 

Bloody Point

BloodyPnt.txt 

Land; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Bloody Point

Bloodypnt.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

4.0 k 

Cocheco Settlement

Cocheco.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

2.5 k 

Cochecho River

Cchecorvr.txt 

River; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Cocheco Rvr & Falls

Cochecofalls.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

14 k 

Dover

Dover.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

18 k 

Dover

Dover.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

2.5 k 

Durham

Durham.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

13 k 

Durham

Durham.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

3.0 k 

Farmington

Farmington.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Great Bay

GreatBay.txt 

Water; NH Gazeteer 1817 

2.0 k 

Great Bay

Greatbay.txt 

Landmarks in Ancient Dover 1892  

2.0 k 

Hilton's Point

HiltonsPnt.txt 

Land; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Isinglass River

Isinglass.txt 

River; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Lamprey River

Lamprey.txt 

River; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Lee

Lee.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

2.0 k 

Madbury

Madbury.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Middleton

Middleton.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Milton

Milton.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

2.0 k 

New Durham

New Durham.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

6.5 k 

Newichawannock

Newichrvr.txt 

River; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5k 

Oyster River

Oysterrvr.txt 

River; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

Rochester

Rochester.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

2.0 k 

Somersworth

Somersworth.txt 

Town; NH Gazeteer 1817 

2.0 k 

Strafford County

StraffCnty.txt 

County; NH Gazeteer 1817 

2.0 k 

Wheelwright Pond

Wheelwght.txt 

Water; NH Gazeteer 1817 

1.5 k 

More Features in Strafford County


list
A B C D E F G H I J K 

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A

Abbotts Brook  Abbotts Island  Adams Point  Adder's Swamp  Alley Point  Ambler's Island  Anthony's Brook  Ash Swamp  Ash Swamp Brook & Bridge 

B

Back Cove  Back River  Back River Garrisons  Bagdad  Bald Gade  Bald Head
Ballard's Brook  Bantom's Point  Barbadoes (woods, spring)  Barbadoes (springs, woods, plains, marsh, pond)  Barne's Island  Barrington Oak  Bartlett's Falls  Bartlett's Spring  Bay Hill  Bayside  Bean's Point  Beard's Creek  Beaver Brook  Beauty Hill  Beaver Dam
Beaver Dam (great)  Beaver Dam (somersworth)  Beaver Dam (rollingsford)  Beck's Point  Beck's Slip  Beech Hill  Bellamy Falls & Mills (Halls, Sawyers, Demerits)
Bellamy Falls & Mills (Gerrish's)  Bellamy Falls & Mills (Beards, Dudleys)
Bellamy Falls & Mills (Dudleys, Sawyers,)  Bellamy Falls & Mills (Watsons)
Bellamy Falls & Mills (Richardsons)  Bellamy Falls & Mills (Libbeys)
Bellamy Falls & Mills (Libbeys)  Bellamy Falls & Mills (Libbeys)
Bellamy Falls & Mills   Bellamy Pond  Bellamy River (above)  Bennet's Crossing  Betel's Point  Bickford's Ferry  Big River  Birch Point  Black Hall  Blacksnake Hill
Blackwater Brook  Blind Will's Neck (above)  Bloodsucker's Pond  Bloody Corner
Bloody Plains  Bloody Point (above)  Boiling Rock  The Boom  Brandy Rock
Branson's Creek  Breakneck Hill  Bristol  Broad Cove Creek  Broad Cove  Broad Marsh  Broad Turn  Brookin's Marsh  Broth Hill  Brown's Brook  Brown's Hill  Buck's Hill  Bumfaggin  Bumford Plains  Bunker's Bridge  Bunker's Creek  Bunker's Neck  Burgett's Park
Burnt Ground  Buzzle's Hill 

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C

Caldwell's Brook  Calve's Pen Island  Campin's Rocks  Campron River  Campsie  Canaan  Canney's Bridge  Canney's Brook   Canney's Cove  Canney's Creek  Canney's Marsh
Canney's Point  Captains Hill  Card's Cove  Carter's Brook  Carter's Lane  Carter's Marsh  Carter's Rocks  Cart-way  Caulley's Marsh  Cedar Point  Cedar Swamp  Champernown's Creek  Charles Point  Cherry Hill  Chesley's Hill  Chesley's Island  Chesley's Pond
Church's Brook  Clam Brook  Clark's Brook  Clark's Ferry  Clark's Plains  Clay Point
Cleft Cove  Clement's Brook  Clement's Point  Cochecho (above)  Cochecho Bridge  Cochecho Falls  Cochecho Log Swamp  Cochecho Marsh  Cochecho Pond Brook
Cochecho Pond  Cochecho Point  Cochecho Landing  Coffin's Brook  Coffin's Mill
Coleman's Creek  Coffin's Brook  Coffin's Mill  Coleman's Creek  Cole's Pond
Coffin's Brook  Common  Cotterill's Delight  Crockett's Crossing  Cromwell's Creek  Croxford's Swamp  Crummet's Creek  Crummit's Hill  Curriell Point  Cushing Hill
Cushing's Crossing  Cutt's Brook  Cutt's Hill  Cutt's Marsh 

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D

Dam's Windmill  Daniel's Brook  David's Lane  Davis Brook  Deadwater Brook  Dean's Marsh  Demerit's Mill  Denbow's Brook  Dirty Brook  Dirty Gut  Dirty Lane  Dirty Slough
Dishwater Falls  Doe's Neck  Dam's Windmill  Dover(above) Dover Garrison's  Dover Landing  Dover Neck  Dover Point  Dover Point Ferry  Dover River  Downing's Creek  Downing's Plains  Down's Brook  Dow's Hill  Dram Rock  Drew's Hill  Drew's Marsh
Drew's Point  Drew's Windmill  Dry Hill  Dry Pines  The Dump  Dumpling Cove  Dunn's Woods
Durham (above)  Durham Corner  Durham Falls  Durham Landing  Durham Point  Durham River 

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E

Edgerly Brook  Eel-pot Creek  Eelweir Falls  Eelweir Plains  Egg Pond  Elijah's Ledge
Emerson's Brook 

F

Fabyan's Point  Faggoty Bridge  Faggoty Brook  Faggoty Hill  Fall's Hill  Fielden's Brook
Field's Marsh  Field's Plains  Flaggy Hole  Flaggy Swamp  Follet's Brook  Follet's Path
Follet's Rocky Hill  Follet's Swamp  Footman's Islands  Ford's Landing  Ford's Crossing
Fore River  Fowling Marsh  Fox Brook  Fox Point  France  Franklin City  Frank's Fort  Freetown  Frenchman's Creek  Fresh Creek  Fresh Creek Neck  Fresh Creek Woods
Freshet Bridge  Frog Pond  Furber Point  Furber's Bridge  Furber Straits 

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G

Gage's Point  Gallow's Hill  Garrison Hill  Garrison Hill Village  Garrisons  Geebig Road
George's Creek  Gerrish's Bridge  Gerrish's Mill  Gile's Creek  Gilmore's Point  Goat Island  Goddard's Creek  Golding's Bridge  Gonic  Gooseberry Marsh  The Gore  Gosling Road
Granite State  Great Bay (above)  Great Brook  Great Beaver Dam  Great Creek  Great Falls  Great Hill  Great Pond  Great Swamp  Great Turn  Green Hill  Greenland  Greenland Garrisons  Greenland River  The Gulf  Guppy Point  Guppy's Hill 

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H

Half-Way Swamp  Hall's Marsh  Hall's Slip & Spring  Ham's Marsh  Hardscrabble
Hartford's Ferry  Harrud's or Heard's Spring  Harvey's Hill  Harwood's cove  Harwood's Creek  Haven's Hill  Haye's Falls  Haystack  Heard's Neck  Heard's Pond  The Heath  Henderson's Point  Hen Island  Herod's Point  Hick's Hill  High Point  High Street
Hill's 500 Acres  Hill's Falls  Hill's Mill Pond  Hill's Pan  Hill's Swamp  Hilton's Cove  Hilton's Point  Hilton's Point Ferry  Hilton's Point Swamp  Hobb's Hole  Hodgdon's Point
Hogsty Cove  Hogsty Point  Hoitt's Crossing  Holme's Bridge  Hook's Island Falls
Hook Marsh  Hooper's Pond  Hope Hood's Point  Hoppers  Horne's Hill  Horn's Woods  Horsehide Brook  Huckin's Brook  Huckleberry Hill  Huckleberry Plain  Huckleberry Swamp  Hull's Meadow  Humphrey's Pond  Huntress Landings  The Huntress (Lower)
The Huntress (Upper)  Hussey's Brook  Hussey's Falls  Hussey's Pond  Hussey Springs 

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I

Indian Brook  Indian Ground  Indian Graves  Indian Hills  Indian Oven  Indian Path  Indigo Hill  Isinglass River  Island Falls 

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J

Jackson's Creek  Jackson's Point  Jeem's Cove  Jewell's Point  Jocelyn's Cove  Jody Springs  Johnson's Creek  Johnson's Creek Hill  Jonas'Creek  Jonas' Point  Jones's Creek 

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K

Kelley's Spring  Kimball's Falls  Kincaid's Brook  Knight's Ferry 

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This page was last updated on -- Monday, 23-Jun-2008 07:53:48 EDT


Sources of Information

State of New Hampshire Gazetteer 1817 In Three Parts, compiled from the best authorities,by Eliphalet Merrill and the Late Phinehas Merrill, Esq.,Exeter: Printed by C.Norris & Co. for the Authors 1817

Landmarks of Ancient Dover, is respectfully inscribed to the Dover Historical Society, at whose request it has been prepared by Mary P. Thompson, Printed by the Republican Press Association, Concord, NH, 1892

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