Nicholas Thomas (d. 1784)
MSA SC 3520-1244
Born in Talbot County, Maryland. Son of William Thomas (1705-1767) and Elizabeth Allen Thomas. Unmarried. Resided in Talbot County. Died late February 1784.
Lawyer admitted to practice in the Queen Anne's County Court, 1759; Talbot County Court, 1759; Provincial Court, 1760; Cecil County Court, 1760; Somerset County Court, 1765; and Dorchester County Court, 1773. Served in the Lower House representing Talbot County, 1768-70; 1771, 1773-78 (speaker, 1777-78). Quartermaster general, 4th Battalion, Talbot County Militia, appointed January 14, 1776, resigned August 8, 1776. Council of Safety, Eastern Shore, 1776-77. Judge, General Court, 1778-82.
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