Gorham, John, 1651 - 1715

John Gorham (1651-1715) was born in Barnstable, Massachusetts, the son of John and Desire Gorham.  He served in King Philip's War under Major Benjamin Church.  He became Deputy for Barnstable in 1702.  Two years later Gorham was commissioned as a colonel.  He also served as a justice on the Court of Common Pleas from 1711 to 1714.  Find A Grave. Whitmore, Massachusetts Civil List, 103.

Born: 
1651
Died: 
1715
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