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Eldon Sharpe Newton, III Edit Profile

also known as E.S. Newton, Buck Newton

Lawyer , State legislator

Eldon Sharpe Newton, III, American state legislator, lawyer. Bar: North Carolina 1999, United States District Court (eastern district) North Carolina 1999. Treasurer Arts Council Wilson, 2002—2004; past president Wilson Downtown Development Corporation; county chairman Elizabeth Dole For Senate, 2002; county co-chair Richard Burr For Senate, 2004; Member of American Bar Association, North Carolina Academy Trial Lawyers, Rotary Club.

Background

III, Eldon Sharpe Newton, was born on July 5, 1968 in Wilson, North Carolina, United States. Son of Eldon Sharpe Newton Junior and Beatrice Lee Newton.

Education

Juris Doctor, Campbell University, Buies Creek, North Carolina, 1999.

Career

Staff assistant United States Senate Committee Foreign Relations, Washington, 1990—1991. Managing partner Newton, Lee & Boyd, Wilson, since 1999. Member District 11 North Carolina State Senate, since 2011.

Achievements

  • Bar: North Carolina 1999, United States District Court (eastern district) North Carolina 1999.

Religion

Through Covenant each individual accepts the relationship with God. It is not about acquiring a relationship with God, but living within the loving relationship that God has already offered.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

The family has its own complex identity as a small community of covenant love and trust.

Membership

Treasurer Arts Council Wilson, 2002—2004. Past president Wilson Downtown Development Corporation. County chairman Elizabeth Dole For Senate, 2002.

County co-chair Richard Burr For Senate, 2004. Member of American Bar Association, North Carolina Academy Trial Lawyers, Rotary Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, sailing, travel, reading, skiing.

Connections

Married Hope Taylor Edmondson, June 25, 1994. Children: Eldon Sharpe IV, Thomas Winfield, Virginia Grey.

father:
Eldon Sharpe Newton Junior

mother:
Beatrice Lee Newton

spouse:
Hope Taylor Edmondson

children:
Eldon Sharpe IV III

Thomas Winfield III

Virginia Grey III