|23rd Governor of New Hampshire|
June 3, 1852 – June 8, 1854
|Preceded by||Samuel Dinsmoor, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Nathaniel B. Baker|
|Born||July 26, 1801
Epsom, New Hampshire
|Died||May 28, 1863(aged 61)|
|Spouse(s)||Mary Jane Woodbury|
Noah Martin was born in Epsom, New Hampshire on July 26, 1801, the son of shoemaker Samuel Martin and Sally (Cochrane) Martin. He apprenticed under Pembroke and Deerfield doctors before attending Dartmouth Medical College. He graduated in 1824, and began his medical practice in Somersworth. He later practiced in Pembroke, and then settled in Dover.
In 1825, Martin married Mary Jane Woodbury, the daughter of Dr. Robert Woodbury of Barrington. They were the parents of two daughters, Elizabeth A. and Caroline M.
In addition to being involved in several medical, agricultural, historical, and genealogical societies, Martin was president of the Strafford County Savings Bank (1844-1852), board of directors member of the Dover Bank (1847-1855), and board of directors member of the Strafford Bank (1860-1863).
Martin died in Dover on May 28, 1863, and is buried at Dover's Pine Hill Cemetery.
- A Guide to Likenesses of New Hampshire Officials and Governors - Noah Martin
- Dover Public Library - Governor Noah Martin House
- Noah Martin at Find a Grave
Samuel Dinsmoor, Jr.
|Governor of New Hampshire
1852 – 1854
Nathaniel B. Baker
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