Notable People
  • Lord Chief Justice Samuel Sewall Presided over the infamous New Salem 'Witch' Trials
  • Major General the Hon. Sir Neville Reginald Howse First Australian VC Holder, and the only AIF RAMC VC.
  • Judge Jeremiah Dummer JP The first native America Silversmith
  • Hon. William Dummer Esq The Kings Lt. Governor of Massachusetts between 1716 and 1730.
  • Hon. William Dummer Powell First Judge at Detroit and, in 1816, appointed Fifth Chief Justice of Upper Canada
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was a commanding figure in the cultural life of nineteenth-century America. Born in Portland, Maine in 1807, he became a national literary figure by the 1850s, and a world-famous personality by the time of his death in 1882. He was a traveler, a linguist, and a romantic who identified with the great traditions of European literature and thought. At the same time, he was rooted in American life and history, which charged his imagination with untried themes and made him ambitious for success
  • Grover Cleveland Former U.S.President - an unlikely first candidate according to some accounts, but the only president to have been elected to office twice.
  • Gerald R Ford (Leslie Lynch King Jr) Elected 38th President of the United States of America (1974-1977)