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PolitiFact NH: Amid accusations of being a carpetbagger, Brown says he’s “ninth generation” NH

For the most part, this is true: Brown’s New Hampshire lineage connects his grandmother to some of the region’s earliest European inhabitants. In fact, one of Brown’s ancestors, Francis Mathews, came to the New World in 1634 specifically to help settle the territory that became New Hampshire.


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