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TILGHMAN (Soundex T425) — See also BAUGHMAN, BOUGHMAN, CAUGHMAN, LOUGHMAN, STILGENBAUER, TILGHAM.

  TILGHMAN: See also Frederick Paul Adkins — Elijah Dale Adkins — Tilghman D. Clauss — Tilghman H. Clewell — Tilghman A. Freed — Charles Goldsborough — Tilghman H. Good — Tilghman E. Hauseman — Adolph August Hoehling — Alfred Tilghman Holley — Tilghman Ashurst Howard — Sarah Tilghman Hughes — Tilghman S. Johnson — James Tilghman Lloyd — Tilghman Nuttle — Edward Tilghman Paca — Tilghman Mayfield Tucker — King Valentine Dennis White — Wallace Henry White — Arthur Percival White — Joseph Augustus Wickes
  Tilghman, Alma — of Beaufort, Carteret County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Tilghman, Barrie Parsons — also known as Barrie P. Tilghman — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Democrat. Mayor of Salisbury, Md., 1998-; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Tilghman, Carl L. — of Beaufort, Carteret County, N.C. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 1976-77; candidate for justice of North Carolina state supreme court, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Tilghman, Clifford R. — of North Carolina. Republican. Presidential Elector for North Carolina, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Tilghman, Cyprian Olave (1913-2009) — also known as Cyprian O. Tilghman — of Washington, D.C. Born in Washington, D.C., May 19, 1913. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1964. African ancestry. Died, in Laurel Regional Hospital, Laurel, Prince George's County, Md., February 17, 2009 (age 95 years, 274 days). Interment at Maryland National Memorial Park, Laurel, Md.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Tilghman, David See W. David Tilghman
  Tilghman, David, Jr. See W. David Tilghman, Jr.
  Tilghman, Frisby (1773-1847) — of Washington County, Mo. Born in Queen Anne's County, Md., August 4, 1773. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1804; colonel in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812. Died in Washington County, Md., April 14, 1847 (age 73 years, 253 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Washington County, Md.
  Relatives: Son of James Joseph Tilghman and Susanna (Steuart) Tilghman (1749-1774); married to Anna Maria Ringgold (1772-1817); married, September 23, 1819, to Louisa Lamar (1789-1843); grandnephew of Matthew Tilghman; first cousin once removed of William Tilghman and Tench Tilghman; second cousin once removed of Charles Carroll, Barrister (1723-1783) and Edward Tilghman Paca.
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Tilghman, James Joseph (1743-1809) — also known as James Tilghman — of Anne Arundel County, Md. Born in Queen Anne's County, Md., August 2, 1743. Maryland state attorney general, 1777-78. Anglican. Died in Chestertown, Kent County, Md., April 18, 1809 (age 65 years, 259 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Queen Anne's County, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Tilghman (1705-1768) and Susanna (Frisby) Tilghman (1718-1776); married, June 19, 1769, to Susanna Steuart (1749-1774); married, February 7, 1778, to Elizabeth Johns (1750-1809); father of Frisby Tilghman; nephew of Matthew Tilghman; granduncle of Tench Tilghman; first cousin of William Tilghman; first cousin twice removed of Edward Tilghman Paca; second cousin of Charles Carroll, Barrister (1723-1783).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Tilghman, Jerome — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 16th District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Tilghman, Matthew (1718-1790) — of Maryland. Born in Queen Anne's County, Md., February 17, 1718. Planter; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1751-58, 1760-61, 1768-71, 1773-74; Speaker of the Maryland State House of Delegates, 1773-74; Delegate to Continental Congress from Maryland, 1774-76; delegate to Maryland state constitutional convention, 1776; member of Maryland state senate, 1777-83; orphan's court judge in Maryland, 1778. Anglican. Died near Claiborne, Talbot County, Md., May 4, 1790 (age 72 years, 76 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Talbot County, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Richard Tilghman (1672-1738) and Anna Maria (Lloyd) Tilghman (1676-1748); married, April 6, 1741, to Anne Lloyd (1724-1794); father of Margaret Tilghman (1742-1817; who married Charles Carroll, Barrister); uncle of James Joseph Tilghman and William Tilghman (1756-1827); granduncle of Frisby Tilghman; great-grandfather and great-granduncle of Tench Tilghman; great-grandfather of Edward Tilghman Paca.
  Political family: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Tilghman, Merrill Henry (1875-1927) — also known as Merrill H. Tilghman — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Born in Snow Hill, Worcester County, Md., February 9, 1875. Democrat. Railway conductor; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Delaware, 1924; candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 1926. Member, Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen; Order of Railway Conductors. Died in Dover, Kent County, Del., March 7, 1927 (age 52 years, 26 days). Interment at Silverbrook Cemetery and Memorial Park, Wilmington, Del.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Marion Tilghman (1846-1925) and Martha Jane (Causey) Tilghman (1852-1889); married, October 18, 1900, to Nora Lowe (1880-1959); second cousin once removed of Frederick Paul Adkins, Elijah Dale Adkins, Wallace Henry White and Arthur Percival White; second cousin twice removed of Bertha Sheppard Adkins, Edward Homer White, Jr. and Elijah Dale Adkins, Jr.; fourth cousin once removed of William Joseph Allee (1860-1937).
  Political family: White-Dennis-Adkins family of Maryland.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Tilghman, Richard — of Maryland. Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1808. Burial location unknown.
  Tilghman, Richard A. (b. 1920) — of Bryn Mawr, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Manchester, England, March 8, 1920. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1967-68; member of Pennsylvania state senate 17th District, 1969-2002. Episcopalian. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Tilghman, Tench (1810-1874) — of Oxford, Talbot County, Md. Born in Talbot County, Md., March 25, 1810. Served in the U.S. Army during the Black Hawk War; farmer; brigadier general, Maryland militia, 1837-60; Maryland commissioner of public works, 1841-51; president, Talbot Mutual Fire Insurance Co., 1846-49; U.S. Consul in Mayagüez, 1849-52; president, Maryland and Delaware Railroad, 1855-61; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1857-60. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Died in Baltimore, Md., December 22, 1874 (age 64 years, 272 days). Interment at Oxford Cemetery, Oxford, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Tench Peregrine Tilghman (1782-1827) and Ann Margaretta (Tilghman) Tilghman (1784-1812); married to Henrietta Marie Kerr (1810-1849); grandnephew of James Joseph Tilghman and William Tilghman; great-grandson and great-grandnephew of Matthew Tilghman; first cousin once removed of Frisby Tilghman; second cousin of Edward Tilghman Paca; second cousin twice removed of Charles Carroll, Barrister (1723-1783).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Tilghman, W. David — of Elkridge, Howard County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Tilghman, W. David, Jr. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Maryland Republican state chair, 1937, 1941; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Tilghman, William (1756-1827) — of Talbot County, Md.; Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Talbot County, Md., August 12, 1756. Lawyer; member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1788-90; Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1789; member of Maryland state senate, 1791-93; Chief Judge of U.S. Circuit Court for the 3rd Circuit, 1801-02; chief justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1806-27; died in office 1827; candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1811. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., April 29, 1827 (age 70 years, 260 days). Interment at Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of James Tilghman (1716-1793) and Ann (Francis) Tilghman (1727-1771); married to Margaret Elizabeth Allen (1772-1798); nephew of Matthew Tilghman; granduncle of Tench Tilghman; first cousin of James Joseph Tilghman; first cousin once removed of Frisby Tilghman; first cousin twice removed of Edward Tilghman Paca; second cousin of Charles Carroll, Barrister (1723-1783).
  Political families: Lee-Randolph family of Maryland and Virginia; Carroll-Hanson family of Maryland (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also federal judicial profile — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Tilghman, William — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma Territory, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Tilghman, William B. — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Tilghman, William E. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1896. Burial location unknown.


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