Pierre Lorillard III (1796-1867)

Pierre/Peter Lorillard III, of P. Lorillard & Co., Tobacco Manufacturers

Associated Houses

Lorillard Mansion

Bronx Park

When he died in 1867, an article appeared in the Galaxy listing the ten wealthiest men in New York. He came in sixth on the list with a fortune estimated at $4,245,000, behind James Lenox in fifth place and ahead of John D. Wolfe (who married his sister, Dorothea Lorillard) in seventh place.
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 28/06/2019 and last updated on 09/01/2023.