Onslow Stearns

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Onslow Stearns
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32nd Governor of New Hampshire
In office
June 3, 1869 – June 8, 1871
Preceded by Walter Harriman
Succeeded by James A. Weston
Personal details
Born August 30, 1810
Billerica, Massachusetts
Died December 29, 1878 (aged 68)
Concord, New Hampshire
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Mary Abbot Holbrook
Profession Railroad executive

Onslow Stearns (August 30, 1810 – December 29, 1878) was an American railroad builder and executive, and a politician from Concord, New Hampshire. Born in 1810 in Billerica, Massachusetts, he served New Hampshire in the state Senate and as a Republican governor for two terms. He died in 1878 in Concord, New Hampshire.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Walter Harriman
Governor of New Hampshire
1869–1871
Succeeded by
James A. Weston
Preceded by
William H. Y. Hackett
President of the
New Hampshire Senate

1863
Succeeded by
Charles H. Bell