Walter Folger Jr.

Walter Folger Jr.

Birth
Nantucket, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 8 Sep 1849 (aged 84)
Nantucket, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Nantucket, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 7505149 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and proceeded to practice law in Nantucket, Massachusetts. He was a member of the Massachusetts State Senate, (1809-15). In 1817, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifteenth Congress and reelected to the Sixteenth Congress, serving until 1821. After his term, he was again a member of the Massachusetts State Senate, in 1882. He then resumed the practice of law until his death at age 84.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 28 May 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Folger Jr. (12 Jun 1765–8 Sep 1849), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7505149, citing Quaker Burial Ground, Nantucket, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .