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Nathaniel Folsom

Nathaniel Folsom, American Continental congressman, army officer. member Continental Congress, 1774-1775, 77-78, 79-80; member N.H. Provincial Congress, 1775; member N.H. Committee of Safety.

Background

  • Folsom, Nathaniel was born on September 18, 1726 in Exeter, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Jonathan and Anna (Foster) Folsom.

  • Career

    • Major general in command of entire N.H. Militia, 1775.

    Membership

    Member Continental Congress, 1774-1775, 77-78, 79-80. Member N.H. Provincial Congress, 1775. Member N.H. Committee of Safety.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Smith. Married second, Mary Sprague.
    • father: Jonathan Folsom
    • mother: Anna (Foster) Folsom
    • spouses: Dorothy Smith
    • Mary Sprague.
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    Born September 18, 1726
    Died March 26, 1790
    (aged 63)
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