|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Pennsylvania's 7th district
March 4, 1801 – March 3, 1803
|Preceded by||John W. Kittera|
|Succeeded by||John Rea|
|Member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives|
|Born||May 17, 1752|
Lancaster, Province of Pennsylvania, British America
|Died||October 24, 1822 (aged 70)|
Columbia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Thomas Boude was born in Lancaster in the Province of Pennsylvania. During the American Revolutionary War served as a lieutenant under Gen. Anthony Wayne with the Second, Fourth, and Fifth Pennsylvania Battalions from January 5, 1776, to November 3, 1783, and was promoted to captain and brevet major. Pennsylvania Archives state that on April 13, 1796 Governor Thomas Mifflin made him a General. He engaged in business as a lumber dealer in Columbia, Pennsylvania. He was a member and one of the organizers of the Society of the Cincinnati.
He was a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1794 to 1796. He was elected as a Federalist to the Seventh Congress. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1802 to the Eighth Congress. He resumed his former business as a lumber dealer and died in Columbia, Pennsylvania, on October 24, 1822. He is buried in that part of Mount Bethel Cemetery known as the "Brick Graveyard."
- United States Congress. "Thomas Boude (id: B000660)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
John W. Kittera
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district