Hampton Ghost Stories
[Photo courtesy Ralph Morang]
Hampton has its share of ghostly stories and legends. Some of these stories can be found here.
- Goody Cole
- Lots of information about the "witch" of Hampton, including a few ghost stories.
- General Jonathan Moulton
- One of Hampton's more famous and colorful characters was General Jonathan Moulton. Many tales, legends and ghost stories have sprung up around the man.
- Val Marston
- Sightings of the ghost of a little boy who died at the age of 11 in 1890. Also this brief article from 1999.
- Some Hampton Ghosts Have A Sense Of Humor
- The Beachcomber , July 8, 1982
- A Ghost Hunt On The Seacoast
- New Hampsire Seacoast Sunday , October 30, 1988
- No Valentine This Halloween
- Atlantic News , October 25, 1994
- The Spirit Ship of Hampton: the 'William Tell'
- Atlantic News , October 7, 1999
- Retired Teacher Tells The Ghostly Tales Of Hampton
- Harold Fernald tells tales of some local ghosts
Herald Sunday , October 27, 2002
- Do You Believe In Ghosts?
- Hampton Union , October 21, 2005
- Peering into Hampton's Haunted Past
- Hampton Union , October 29, 2013
- Is the James House haunted?
- Hampton Union , April 3, 2015
- Hampton's Historic James House haunted, investigators say
- Hampton Union , June 9, 2015