Thomas Newbold

Thomas Newbold ( born August 2, 1760 Springfield, Burlington County, New Jersey, † December 18, 1823 ) was an American politician. Between 1807 and 1813, he represented the State of New Jersey in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Thomas Newbold worked as a young man, first in agriculture. He also began a political career as a member of, founded by Thomas Jefferson Democratic- Republican Party. In 1797 he was elected to the New Jersey General Assembly. At that time, Newbold has been renowned in the banking industry.

In the congressional elections of 1806, he was for the second seat from New Jersey in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Ebenezer Elmer on March 4, 1807. After two re- election he was able to complete in Congress until March 3, 1813 three legislative periods. In this time of the beginning of the British -American War fell from 1812. In 1812 Newbold was not re-elected.

From 1820 to 1822 Thomas Newbold was once again as a deputy in the State Parliament of New Jersey. He died on 18 December 1823 in his birthplace of Springfield.