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James Tilton
Birth: Jun. 1, 1745
Kent County
Delaware, USA
Death: May 14, 1822
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA

United States War of 1812 General, Continental Congressman. When the Revolutionary War began he joined as a surgeon and in 1777 was put in charge of the military hospital located in Princeton, New Jersey. Was appointed by the Delaware General Assembly as a member of the Continental Congress and served from 1783 to 1784. Served a number of years in the Delaware General Assembly. Appointed as Surgeon General of the United States Army, serving from 1813 to 1815. (bio by: Russ Pickett) 
 
Burial:
Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: May 29, 2003
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Thank you, sir for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 1, 2016

- Darlene T.
 Added: Jun. 1, 2015

- R I P
 Added: Jun. 1, 2015
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