Thomas N. Stilwell
Born in Stilwell, Ohio, he attended Oxford and College Hill Colleges, where he studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1852 and began practice in Anderson, Indiana. He served as member of the State house of representatives in 1856. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War.
He acted as Minister Resident to Venezuela in 1867 and 1868. He served as president of the First National Bank of Anderson, Indiana, until his death. He died in Anderson as the result of a gunshot wound January 14, 1874. He was interred in Maplewood Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "Thomas N. Stilwell (id: S000926)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|United States House of Representatives|
James F. McDowell
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Indiana's 11th congressional district
March 4, 1865 – March 3, 1867
John P. C. Shanks
|United States Minister to Venezuela
16 December 1867 – 7 June 1868
James R. Partridge
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