Henniker NH, USA
The Only Henniker On Earth is a residential town located along the beautiful, meandering Contoocook River. In the settlement of the land dispute between New Hampshire and Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1740, Henniker was allotted township number 6 in the lines of towns between the Connecticut and Merrimack Rivers.
In the Charter of 1768, Governor Wentworth named the town of Henniker in honor of his friend, John Henniker
, Esq., a wealthy London merchant of leather and furs.
Back to main