Hingham

St Andrew’s Church

Contains a bronze bust of Abraham Lincoln and memorials to the Gilman family.  Samuel Lincoln, ancestor of American President Abraham, was baptised at Hingham church in 1622.  Edward Gilman Sr., ancestor of Nicholas Gilman, New Hampshire delegate to the Continental Congress and signer of the US Constitution, emigrated from Hingham to America. 

The church is normally open during the day, 9am – 5pm April – October, and 10am – 2pm November – March. 

Web: http://www.achurchnearyou.com/hingham-st-andrew/

An image of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln, Sunday November 8, 1863 by Alexander Gardner
Image courtesy of Library of Congress Flickr stream

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