Nicholas W. Thomas
was born in Jenkintown (now part of Philadelphia
), Philadelphia County, Pa., on May 23, 1810. He was the son of Joseph and Eleanor Thomas. He married Arminda Barnard, they had four children.
He was a member of the Whig Party (United States)
. He was elected Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio
Mayor Thomas died March 27, 1864. His interment was at Spring Grove Cemetery, in Cincinnati, Ohio.