Tag Archives: Pine Tree Riot

Consumed by Fire: Weare New Hampshire’s William Worthley (1808-1874)

The notation “consumed by fire” on William Worthley’s death certificate sounded grim.  And it all began with the recent purchase of a CDV photo of him. It was taken at the Stephen Piper Studio in Manchester, New Hampshire.  And yes … Continue reading

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Weare, NH 1772: Rebellion Before the Revolution–The Pine Tree Riot


Weare Town Hall

The Boston Tea Party is famous as being one of the earliest 'patriotic events' leading up to … Continue reading

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