Nathaniel Newlin IV


Born: ? in ?

Died: ? in (unknown)

Father: Nathaniel Newlin III (? – ?)

Mother: Esther Midkiff (? – ?)


The Honorable Nathaniel Newlin was a member of the State Senate and of the convention which framed the U.S. Constitution in 1790. There are stories that he was offered a seat in Congress by the dominant party not just once, but several times. However, he always refused it.

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This data was last changed on 12 Jan 2007, and is stored in datafile B.

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History of Chester County, Pennsylvania
by J. Smith Futhey and Gilbert Cope; Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts, 1881. [applies to name, notes]