January 10. 2014 2:58PM
Junction of Routes 136 and 47
Marker Number: 43
Name and date established: Francestown 1907
Description: Born in Francestown, this ardent Jacksonian rose to hold some of the nation's highest offices. After serving his state as legislator, judge, and Governor, he became U.S. Senator, Secretary of the Navy, Secretary of the Treasury, and U.S. Supreme Court Justice. His record of public service has been unmatched by any New Hampshire citizen.
Location: Located near the First Unitarian Church ("The Old Meeting House" 1773) at the junction of Routes 136 and 47.