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Nathaniel Gorham
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Nathaniel Gorham
by Charles Willson Peale, circa 1793
14th President of the United States in Congress Assembled
In office
June 6, 1786 – November 5, 1786
Preceded by John Hancock
Succeeded by Arthur St. Clair
2nd Acting President of the United States in Congress Assembled
In office
May 15, 1786 – June 5, 1786
President John Hancock
Preceded by David Ramsay
Succeeded by Himself as 8th President of the United States in Congress Assembled
Personal details
Born (1738-05-27)May 27, 1738
Charlestown, Massachusetts
Died June 11, 1796(1796-06-11) (aged 58)
Charlestown, Massachusetts
Spouse(s) Rebecca Call
Profession Politician, Merchant
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Nathaniel Gorham (May 27, 1738 – June 11, 1796) was the fourteenth President of the United States in Congress. He was also one of the signers of the United States Constitution. He was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts. His father was Nathaniel Gorham and his mother was Mary Soley. He was a delegate to the Continental Congress from 1782 until 1783, and also from 1785 until 1787. Gorham died in Charlestown, Massachusetts in June 11, 1796.


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