Place:Dunbarton, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States

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NameDunbarton
Alt namesDunbarton Centersource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeTown
Coordinates43.1°N 71.617°W
Located inMerrimack, New Hampshire, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Dunbarton is a town in Merrimack County, New Hampshire, United States. The population was 2,758 at the 2010 census.

History

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Originally granted as Gorham's-town in 1735, and re-granted as Starkstown in 1748, the town was incorporated in 1765 as Dunbarton. The name came from Dunbartonshire in Scotland, hometown to Archibald Stark, a prominent settler.

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