Henry Clay Folger

Ancestry of
Henry Clay Folger

Founder of Folger Shakespeare Library and Chairman of Standard Oil


    Samuel Brown Folger

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    • 3rd Generation — Grandfather of Henry Clay Folger
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 21 or 25 NOV 1795 
    • Birth Location:
    • Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 7 Jan 1864 
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    • Burial Location:
    • New North Cemetery, Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 28 Apr 1816 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts 

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  • Sources for Samuel Brown Folger

    • 1 Federal Census, MA, Nantucket County, 1850, Nantucket, Image 13 of 202, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Nantucket Births, Vol. 1, p. 503.
    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Nantucket, Vol. 1, p. 482, Record for son Henry Clay Folger.
    • 5 Vital Records of Nantucket, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society (1925), Nantucket Marriages, Vol. 3, p. 468, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 7 Nantucket Historical Association, Proceedings of the Nantucket Historical Association, Waltham, Massachusetts: Waltham Publishing Company (1907), 136.
    • 10 Slocum, Charles Elihu, A Short History of the Slocums, Slocumbs and Slocombs of America, Syracuse, New York: Published by the Author (1882), 116.
    • 11 Starbuck, Alexander, The History of Nantucket County, Island and Town including Genealogies of First Settlers, Boston: C. E. Goodspeed and Co. (1924), 628, Ancestry.com (Online Database).