Tench was born on 18 Apr 1782, the son of Peregrine Tilghman and Deborah Lloyd. The place is not known.
He died on 16 Apr 1827 in Talbot County, Maryland.
His wife was Anna Margarreta Tilghman, who he married in ABT 1800. The place has not been found. Their only known child was Tench (1810-1874).
|Birth||18 APR 1782|
|Death||16 APR 1827||
|Burial||18 APR 1827||
Tench Tilghman (b 18 April 1782, d 16 april 1827, <Old Kent page 238>
son of Col Peregrine and Deborah Lloyd Tilghman, m. Ann Margaretta Tilghman, dau of Col Trench Tilghman, of the Revolutionary Army, and afterwards lived at Plimhimmon, the residence of his mother, near Oxford, Talbot, (Maryland). He had two sons, viz. William, who d. in infancy and Trench Tilghman.
Gen Tench Tilghman (b 25 March 1810. d 22 Dec 1874 of Plimhimmon, son of Tench and Ann Margaretta Tilghma, was a graduate of West Point, and while an officer in the U.S. Army served with credit in the Black Hawk war. He m. twice. His 1st wife was Henrietta Maria Kerr, dau of Hon John Leeds Kerr, of Easton, to whom he wa m. Nov. 1832 and hd child', viz Tench Francis, b 25th Sept 1833. d 1867, __ William Arthur, b 15 Sept 1835, d in 1853. __ john Leeds, b 30th Sept 1837, d at the age of 27, an efficient and brave officer in the confederate Army __ Oswald__Anna Maria, __ Ella Sophia, __ henrietta Kerr (who m John Richard Burroughs), __Rosalie (who m. Thomas Shreve), __Ann Margarett, and Sarah Chamberlinine Tilghman. H m. a 2nd time, 1st May 1851, Anna Maria Tilghman, dau of Robert Lloyd and Henrietta Maria Forman Tilghman.
Tench Francis Tilghman (b 25th of Sept 1833, d in 1867), son of Gen Tench and Henrietta Maria Kerr Tilghman, m 1st Anna Cox, dau of Dr. C.C. Cox and had 3 child. His 2nd wife was elizabeth Bannon Camp of Norfolk, Va and had 2 child.
|Source:||Old Kent: The Eastern Shore of Maryland notes illustrative of the most ancient records of Kent County, Maryland|
|Authors:||George A Hanson, M.A. correspomding member of the Maryland Historical Society Baltimore, Maryland|
|Date:||30 DEC 1876|
|Publisher:||http://books.google.com/ my file Data/GenelogyBooks/Old_Kent.pdf|