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Edward Telfair

Governor of Georgia , Continental congressman

Edward Telfair, governor of Georgia, Continental congressman. member original Ga; member Continental Congress, 1777-1779, 80-83, ratified and signed Articles of Confederation, declined to serve again, 1785; member Ga; member Ga.

Background

Telfair, Edward was born in 1735 in “Town Head”, Scotland, circa.

Career

Delegate to Provincial Congress at Savannah, Ga. Assistant commander.

Membership

Member original Ga; member Continental Congress, 1777-1779, 80-83, ratified and signed Articles of Confederation, declined to serve again, 1785. Member Ga; member Ga.