Noah Martin

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Noah Martin
23rd Governor of New Hampshire
In office
June 3, 1852 – June 8, 1854
Preceded by Samuel Dinsmoor, Jr.
Succeeded by Nathaniel B. Baker
Personal details
Born July 26, 1801
Epsom, New Hampshire
Died May 28, 1863(1863-05-28) (aged 61)
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Mary Martin
Profession doctor

Noah Martin (July 26, 1801 – May 28, 1863), born in Epsom, New Hampshire to Samuel and Sally (Cochrane) Martin. Noah graduated from Dartmouth Medical College in 1824, and began his medical practice in Somersworth. In 1825, Martin married Mary Jane Woodbury, the daughter of Dr. Robert Woodbury of Barrington.

Martin served as a State Representative in 1830, 1832, and 1837, and in the State Senate in 1835 and 1836. He was elected Governor of New Hampshire, the first of two from Dover, in March 1852, and served two one-year terms.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Samuel Dinsmoor, Jr.
Governor of New Hampshire
1852 – 1854
Succeeded by
Nathaniel B. Baker