Hanover, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA "...Hanover was chartered by Governor Benning Wentworth on July 4, 1761, and in 1765–1766 its first European inhabitants arrived, the majority from Connecticut..."wikipedia
1887 - HANOVER IN NEW HAMPSHIRE DAMAGED TO THE EXTENT OF $130,000. Hanover, N.H., Jan. 4. - The most disastrous fire Hanover has ever experienced broke out in the Dartmouth Hotel at 2 o'clock this morning and raged until 9 o'clock before it was got under control. The losses so far as learned are as follows:
Dartmouth Hotel, owned by FRANCIS BUTTERICK, of...Read MORE...
1888 - A HOTEL ON FIRE. NARROW ESCAPE OF THE GUESTS - THE LOSS COVERED BY INSURANCE. Hanover, N. H., July 11. - This old college town narrowly escaped a serious calamity early this morning. About 1:30 o'clock fire was discovered in a stable adjoining the large building known as South Hall, which, since the fire in January of last year, has been used as a hotel. This building was of ...Read MORE...
1895 - Flood HANOVER, N. H., April 14. - For forty-two hours rain has fallen here steadily. Every stream has overflowed its banks, and is bringing down ice, logs, and debris, and submerging fields and meadows seldom touched by Spring floods. Highways are badly washed, and in places they are several feet under...Read MORE...
1934 - COLLEGE STUDENTS GAS VICTIMS WHEN FURNACE EXPLODED. NINE MEN PERISH TOGETHER WITH DOG IN FRATERNITY HOUSE AT HANOVER - ALL WERE POPULAR. Hanover, N. H., Feb. 26. - (UP) - Nine Dartmouth college students who had gone to bed in their fraternity house early Sunday after an evening of gaiety, were dead today, suffocated in their sleep by carbon monoxide gas from a faulty furnace.
The tragedy was discovered by Merton D. Little,...Read MORE...
Ancestors Who Were Born Here
(12 January 1742, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA - , )
(2 February 1727, Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA - 1775, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA)
(06/05/1921, Glens Falls, New York, USA - 07/25/2010, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA)
(22 April 1711, Windham, Connecticut, USA - 24 April 1779, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA)
Nellie Maria Wright
(1 January 1883, Rockingham, Vermont, USA - 9 December 1972, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA)
John Virgil Young
(8 November 1726, Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA - 16 March 1785, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA)
Ancestors Who Were Married Here
Cemeteries in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
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