Pierre Lorillard IV (1833-1901)

Tobacco Manufacturer & Co-Founder of Tuxedo Park, New York

Associated Houses

Lorillard Mansion

Bronx Park

The Breakers (Lorillard)




He was a prominent figure in society and on the turf both in America and abroad. He was the first American to have a horse win the prestigious English Derby and he took part in the first transoceanic yacht race, losing to Gordon Bennett. He was a co-founder of Tuxedo Park and lived between there, 8 Washington Square in New York, and Newport. He married Emily, daughter of Dr. Isaac Taylor of New York and they were the parents of four children (listed).
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 28/06/2019 and last updated on 19/08/2023.