Harold W. Hannold

Harold W. Hannold (December 20, 1911 – March 7, 1995) was an American Republican Party politician who served in the New Jersey Senate from 1945 to 1959.[1] He served as Senate President in 1952.[2]

Harold W. Hannold
Member of the New Jersey Senate from the Gloucester district
In office
Preceded byJohn G. Sholl
Succeeded byThomas F. Connery
Personal details
Born(1911-12-20)December 20, 1911
Westville, New Jersey
DiedMarch 7, 1995(1995-03-07) (aged 83)
Political partyRepublican

After serving three terms in the New Jersey General Assembly and 14 years in the Senate, Hannold resigned from office in May 1959, after being appointed by Governor of New Jersey Robert B. Meyner to serve on the New Jersey State Parole Board.[3]

Born in Westville, New Jersey, Hannold attended Woodbury Junior-Senior High School and the College of South Jersey (now Rutgers University–Camden), before receiving his law degree in 1934 at the South Jersey Law School (since renamed as Rutgers School of Law–Camden.[4]


  1. ^ "The Courier-News from Bridgewater, New Jersey on February 10, 1959 · Page 5". Newspapers.com. 1959-02-10. Retrieved 2017-01-25.
  2. ^ Manual of the Legislature of New Jersey: 2004 Edition. Lawyers Diary and Manual, LLC. ISBN 9781577411871.
  3. ^ Wright, George Cable. "Jersey Approves Bi-State Agency To Guide Transit; Meyner Signs Bills Already Approved by New York -- Congress to Decide", The New York Times, May 5, 1959. Accessed November 20, 2017. "In other developments today, Senator Harold W. Hannold, Republican of Gloucester County, resigned to become a member of the State Parole Board. He will take over tomorrow the new post to which he was appointed by Mr. Meyner."
  4. ^ Fitzgerald's Legislative Manual, State of New Jersey, 1971, p. 359. J.A. Fitzgerald, 1971. Accessed November 20, 2017. "Harold W. Hannold (Rep., Westville) Mr. Hannold was born December 20, 1911, in Westville, New Jersey. He is the son of Chaikley C. Hannold and Bertha T. Hannold. He was graduated from the Woodbury High School, College of South Jersey and South Jersey Law School. receiving his LL.B. from the last-named institution in 1934."