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Henniker Sign
Native to United States
Region "Henniker, New Hampshire
"Extinct ca. 1900?
Language codes
"ISO 639-3 None (mis)
"Glottolog None

Henniker Sign Language was a "village sign language of 19th-century "Henniker, New Hampshire and surrounding villages in the US. It was one of three local languages which formed the basis of "American Sign Language. Although the number of students from Henniker were fewer than speakers of the more famous "Martha's Vineyard Sign Language, deafness in Henniker was genetically dominant, and Henniker SL was therefore likely to have been better developed than MVSL. (See "village sign language.)

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