Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography/Parker, Nahum

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PARKER, Nahum, senator, b. in Cheshire county, N. H., 4 March, 1760; d. in Fitzwilliam, N. H., 12 Nov., 1839. He was state councillor in 1805-'7, was elected to the U. S. senate in 1806, and served from 1807 till 1810, when he resigned. He was justice of the court of common pleas in 1813-'16, judge of the court of sessions of Cheshire county in 1821, and president of the New Hampshire senate in 1828,