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Henry Clay Folger

Ancestry of
Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil


    Abisha Folger

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    • 3rd Great-grandfather of Henry Clay Folger — 6th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 32 
    • Birth Date:
    • 27 Sep 1700 
    • Birth Location:
    • Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 22 Jan 1788 
    • Death Location:
    • Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 6 Nov 1727 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Nantucket, Massachusetts 
    • Children:

    • George Folger (Ahnentafel No:16 )

      William Folger

      Timothy Folger

  • Additional marriages for Abisha Folger


    • Spouse:
    • Dinah Coffin
    • Marriage Date:
    • 30 Oct 1735
    • Marriage Location:
    • Nantucket, Massachusetts

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  • Sources for Abisha Folger

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket Marriages, Vol. 3, p. 439.
    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket Deaths, Vol. 5, pp. 256, 263, 277.
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Nantucket Births, Vol. 1, p. 466.
    • 4 New England Historical and Genealogical Register , (New England Historic and Genealogical Society ), July 1862, Vol. 16, p. 274.
    • 5 Cornell, Thomas C. , Adam and Anne Mott: Their Ancestors and Their Descendants , Poughkeepsie, New York: A.V. Haight, Printer (1890) , 322, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 6 Hinchman, Lydia S. , Early Settlers of Nantucket: Their Associates and Descendants , Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company (1896) , 127, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 7 Hinchman, Lydia S. , Early Settlers of Nantucket: Their Associates and Descendants, 2nd Edition , Philadelphia: Ferris and Leach (1901) , 258, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 9 Starbuck, Alexander , The History of Nantucket County, Island and Town including Genealogies of First Settlers , Boston: C. E. Goodspeed and Co. (1924) , 744, 749, Ancestry.com (Online Database).