- Concord is the capital of New Hampshire.
- Manchester is the largest city.
- New Hampshire is known as the Granite State
because of its extensive granite formations and
- The state was named by Captain John Mason, who in
the early 17th century received one of the first
land grants in what was to become New Hampshire.
He named the area after the English county of
Hampshire, where he had spent time as a youth.
- With parents consent, a girl can get married in New Hampshire at 13 years old