Place:Pelham, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

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NamePelham
TypeTown
Coordinates42.733°N 71.317°W
Located inHillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
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Pelham is a town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States. The population was 12,897 at the 2010 census.

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Pelham was split from Old Dunstable in 1741, when the border between Massachusetts and New Hampshire was settled. It was incorporated in 1746. The town is named after Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle.

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