The following data is extracted from Gilsum, Cheshire County, New Hampshire History.
William Banks was born in the part of Marlboro now Roxbury, May 13, 1802, and came to Gilsum in 1820. He is a shoemaker by trade. He has served the town as selectman and lives with his son, Elmer D., on road 2. The latter is at present one of the selectmen of the town.
Source: Gilsum, Cheshire County, New Hampshire History