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Pillsbury Homestead
The Pillsbury Homestead belonged to Colonel William S. Pillsbury. Colonel Pillsbury was born on March 16, 1833 and began a career as a shoemaker at the age of 14. By age 20, he was superintendent of the shoe factory. Eventually, he owned his own business in Londonderry and Derry Depot. He was a dedicated Union Soldier during the Civil War. After the war, he married Martha Silver Crowell on April 15, 1865, and together they had 4 children: Rosecrans, Charles, Harriet and Ulysses. He also held a number of public offices at state and local levels.
The homestead is still located on Pillsbury Road in Londonderry.

Pillsbury Homestead
The Pillsbury Homestead belonged to Colonel William S. Pillsbury. Colonel Pillsbury was born on March 16, 1833 and began a career as a shoemaker at the age of 14. By age 20, he was superintendent of the shoe factory. Eventually, he owned his own business in Londonderry and Derry Depot. He was a dedicated Union Soldier during the Civil War. After the war, he married Martha Silver Crowell on April 15, 1865, and together they had 4 children: Rosecrans, Charles, Harriet and Ulysses. He also held a number of public offices at state and local levels.
The homestead is still located on Pillsbury Road in Londonderry.

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