|Member of the United States House of Representatives|
March 4, 1827 – March 3, 1829
|Born||July 14, 1787|
|Died||May 11, 1859 (aged 71)|
|Battles/wars||War of 1812|
Tomlinson Fort (July 14, 1787 – May 11, 1859) was a United States Representative from Georgia. He was born in Warrenton, Georgia. He completed preparatory studies and then studied medicine. He graduated from the Philadelphia Medical College, and commenced practice in 1810. He was a captain of a volunteer company in the War of 1812.
Fort was a member of the Georgia House of Representatives 1818-1826. He was elected as a Jacksonian candidate to the 20th United States Congress and served from March 4, 1827 to March 3, 1829. He resumed the practice of medicine in Milledgeville, Georgia. He was president of the State Bank of Georgia in 1832 and remained in that position until his death in Milledgeville in 1859. He was buried in the City Cemetery.
- Tomlinson Fort (congressman) at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
- Tomlinson Fort (congressman) at Find a Grave
|United States House of Representatives|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Georgia's at-large congressional district
March 4, 1827 - March 3, 1829
Henry Graybill Lamar
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