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John Hamlin Folger
Birth: Dec. 18, 1880
Rockford
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1963
Clemmons
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

US Congressman. He served in the North Carolina state house of representatives from 1927 to 1928, and the state senate from 1931 to 1932. In 1941, he was elected as a United States Representative to fill a seat vacated by the death of his brother, Congressman Alonzo Folger. He served until 1949.
Father: Thomas Wilson Folger (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Wilson Folger (1854 - 1913)
  Ada Dillard Robertson Folger (1861 - 1922)
 
 Spouse:
  Maude Folger (1881 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  John Hamlin Folger (1880 - 1963)
  Thomas Jefferson Folger (1883 - 1942)*
  William Polk Folger (1885 - 1976)*
  Alonzo Dillard Folger (1888 - 1941)*
  Eva Folger (1891 - 1891)*
  Richard Folger (1892 - 1892)*
  Fannie Lee Folger Lewellyn (1896 - 1973)*
  Alice Folger Ashby (1899 - 1988)*
  Hugh Wilson Folger (1903 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakdale Cemetery
Mount Airy
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 19, Row B, Lot 013, Plot 01
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Nov 14, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8086862
John Hamlin Folger
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He was also Mayor of Mount Airy from May 3, 1909 until May 4, 1911.
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