Tredwell Scudder

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Tredwell Scudder
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 1st district
In office
March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1819
Preceded byHenry Crocheron
Succeeded bySilas Wood
Personal details
Born(1778-01-01)January 1, 1778
Islip, New York
DiedOctober 31, 1834(1834-10-31) (aged 56)
Islip, New York
Political partyDemocratic-Republican

Tredwell Scudder (January 1, 1778 – October 31, 1834) was a U.S. Representative from New York.

Career[edit]

Town supervisor of Islip in 1795, 1796, and 1804-1815. He served as member of the State assembly in 1802, 1810, 1811, 1814, and 1815. Scudder was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Fifteenth Congress (March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1819). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1818. He resumed agricultural pursuits. He again served in the State assembly in 1822 and 1828. Her returned as town supervisor of Islip from 1824-1833. He died in Islip, New York, October 31, 1834. He was interred in that village.

Sources[edit]

U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Henry Crocheron,
George Townsend
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 1st congressional district

1817–1819
with George Townsend
Succeeded by
Silas Wood,
James Guyon, Jr.