Welcome to Clarksville, New Hampshire. Clarksville was once part of a large tract granted to Dartmouth College, portions of the land were sold to raise cash for the college.
Purchased by Joseph Murdock of Norwich, Vermont, and Benjamin Clark of Boston, and cleared for settlement by the Clark family, the town was named Clarksville.
It was also known as Dartmouth College Grant until 1872. The town is south only to Pittsburg.