Tag Archives: Merrimack

Merrimack New Hampshire Poet and Author: Hannah Eayrs Barron (1809-1891)

IT IS FIRST RATE TO BE A YANKEE That we are yankees is first rate, And natives of the Granite State; We love this place as well we may, So near the banks of Nashua. By and by comes vacation, … Continue reading

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Merrimack New Hampshire International Athlete, Activist for the Disabled: Marilyn Warren Woods (1914-1998)

She was born Marilyn N. Warren on 15 January 1915 in Hudson, New Hampshire, the daughter of Oscar G. & Ida (Proctor) Warren.             As a woman with disabilities, she faced the difficulties of mobility, … Continue reading

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New Hampshire: Celebrating Father’s Day

I only have distant memories of celebrating Father's Day since my dad passed away twenty-five years ago.   He was a … Continue reading

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Dedicated to a Fallen Hero: Warriner Playground, Merrimack New Hampshire

Warriner Playground is a small cleared area in the woods on the shore of Naticook Lake, at the west entrance … Continue reading

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NH Historical Marker: Matthew Thornton

New Hampshire Historical Marker, located in the Thornton's Ferry section of Merrimack, New Hampshire, and honoring Matthew Thornton.
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