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General James Miller
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member king.hubi
N 42° 48.861 W 071° 49.902
19T E 268491 N 4744088
Quick Description: A historical marker in the Town of Temple, New Hampshire about the Home of General James Miller, New England's most distinguished soldier.
Location: New Hampshire, United States
Date Posted: 1/24/2010 5:54:15 PM
Waymark Code: WM8474
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
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Long Description:

This historical marker about General James Miller, is located along General Miller Hwy in the Town of Temple in New Hampshire. General James Miller was born in 1776 in Peterborough, NH and he died in 1851 in Temple, NH. He was a lawyer, career military man and a civil servant. The Miller State Park, the oldest state park in New Hampshire, was named after General Miller.

Marker Text

Home of
General James Miller
from 1815 to 1851, whom
Hawthorne, a frequent visitor
here, called "New England's
Most Distinguished Soldier" ~
Cited by Congress
for victory at Niagara ~
First Territorial Governor
of Arkansas ~
Elected to Congress ~
Collector of Customs at Salem

ERECTED BY TEMPLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 1962
Marker Name: General James Miller

Marker Type: Local/Unofficial

Marker Location: Town of Temple, New Hampshire

Date Marker Established: 1962

Official Marker Number: Not listed

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