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Nathaniel Folsom

Continental congressman , army officer

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.