Harriet Patience Dame (State House)

From a portrait at the NH State House.

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Harriet Patience Dame served as a regimental nurse with the 2nd NH throughout the Civil War, and was even captured twice!  She was born at North Barnstead.
Dame was inducted into the Nursing Hall of Fame in 2002.

born 5 January 1815

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