|Secretary of State of New York|
|Preceded by||Daniel Hale|
|Succeeded by||Elisha Jenkins|
|Preceded by||Elisha Jenkins|
|Succeeded by||Elisha Jenkins|
|Member of the United States House of Representatives from New York's 5th District|
March 4, 1801 –August 10, 1801
|Preceded by||Theodorus Bailey|
|Succeeded by||Theodorus Bailey|
|Member of the New York State Senate from the Middle District|
January 5, 1791 –January 27, 1800
Servingwithnumerous (multi-member, at-large district)
|Preceded by||John Hathorn, Anthony Hoffman, Jacobus Swartwout, James Clinton, John Cantine, James Carpenter|
|Succeeded by||Isaac Bloom, John Hathorn, John Suffern (New members elected in 1800 from 12 seat Middle District)|
|Member of the New York State Assembly from Dutchess County|
January 9, 1788 –December 10, 1788
|Preceded by||Dirck Brinckerhoff, John DeWitt Jr., Lewis DuBois, Jacob Griffin, Henry Ludington, Brinton Paine, Matthew Patterson|
|Succeeded by||Jonathan Akins, Samuel A. Barker, Isaac Bloom, John DeWitt Jr., Jacob Griffin, Gilbert Livingston, Matthew Patterson|
Province of Maryland, British America
|Died||May 5, 1832 (aged 81-82)|
Rhinebeck, New York
|Spouse(s)||Margaret Livingston (1749–1823), m. 1779|
|Relations||See Livingston family|
|Children||3 (including Robert L. Tillotson)|
Thomas Tillotson (1750 – May 5, 1832) was an American physician and politician.
Born in Maryland circa 1750, Tillotson received a thorough education, studied medicine, and practiced.He was the great great nephew of the Archbishop of Canterbury John Tillotson. In 1776, he was commissioned as a First lieutenant in the Maryland Militia, and served during the American Revolutionary War. He was appointed by Congress as a physician and surgeon general of the Northern Department of the Continental Army in 1780, and served until the close of the war. Afterward, he settled in Rhinebeck, New York and engaged in the practice of medicine.
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He died in Rhinebeck on May 5, 1832 was buried in the Livingston family vault in the cemetery at the Dutch Reformed Church in Rhinebeck.
Tillotson's estate in Rhinebeck was known as "Linwood". It was originally part of the Artsen-Kip Patent. Tillotson purchased from Isaac Van Etten the southerly lot forming part of the lands which had been granted in 1688 by Governor Dongan to Gerrit Aertsen and others. It was bounded on the south and west by the Hudson River and on the east by the stream known as Landsmans Kill, which also formed the westerly boundary of the Beekman patent. On this property Dr. Tillotson in the years 1788-1790 laid out a country place and called it "Linwood." His house commanded a magnificent view of the river.
He then acquired 150 acres of the Beekman land lying between Landsmans Kill and Fallsburgh Creek. This plateau, between the two streams, with extensive views of the Catskill mountains and Hudson river, became known as Linwood Hill. At the mouth of Landsmans Kill he built a dock and mill, where grain was ground. Dr. Tillotson also obtained at this time another part of the Beekman lands, twenty-nine acres of woodland lying east of Fallsburgh Creek, where two beautiful waterfalls bring it to the river level. This portion of the property became known as "Glenburn".
In 1830, Tillotson gave "Glenburn" to his granddaughter, Julia Lynch, who later married Rev. Stephen Olin, President of Wesleyan University. After Tillotson's death, "Lindon Hill" was sold to Federal Vanderburgh.
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from New York's 5th congressional district
| Secretary of State of New York |
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