new hampton



Granted in 1765 by Colonial Governor Benning Wentworth, New Hampton was originally known as Moultonborough Addition after then-Colonel Jonathan Moulton , who held the position of town moderator. Moulton, who was born in Hampton, changed the name to New Hampton in 1777 when it was incorporated.In 1821 the New Hampton School, a Free Will Baptist institution, was founded in the town. From In 1920, the New Hampton Fish Hatchery, the state's oldest fish hatchery, was established in the town.You can find more wikipedia