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Capt. Joseph Tyler
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1766
Preston
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1807
New London County
Connecticut, USA

Submitted by Richard H.L. Chichester, III # 46953186

CAPTAIN JOSEPH TYLER (Joseph), born in Preston, Conn., December 29, 1766; died November 11, 1807; married, April 1, 1787, Lucy Kimball; born March 17, 1767; she married (2), June 20, 1813, Daniel Meech; she died March 17, 1853; Zerviah Witter was his first wife. Joseph lived on the old Hope homestead in Preston. He had the title of captain, perhaps in the militia.

Children all born in Preston.:
1) Stephen Tyler, b. Feb. 5, 1788; died single, Dec. 31, 1873. He lived on the old Hope homestead and was a rhymester.
2)+ Asa Kimball Tyler, b. March 29, 1790; d. Apr. 11, 1878; m. Ada Brown. Resided in Canajoharie, N. Y.
3)+ Joseph Tyler, b. June 22, 1792; d. Nov. 26, 1868; m. (1) Feb. 1, 1816 Hulda Pride, who died June 3, 1825 ae 28; m. (2) May 29, 1827 Damaris Kimball, who died May 24, 1855 ae 55.
4)+ Polly Tyler, b. Sept. 16, 1794; d.Dec. 29, 1884; m. Apr. 18, 1818, Mundator Tracy Richards, b. Jun. 30, 1794; d. Dec. 5, 1880 in Preston.
5)+ Daniel Meech Tyler, b. March 31, 1797; d. in Baltimore, Md., Feb. 5, 1847; m. there, Oct. 29, 1829, Ann Bancroft, b. Oct. 29, 1805; d. in Baltimore, Dec. 9, 1875.
6)+ Charles Tyler, b. Nov. 21, 1799; d. in Baltimore, Md., July 15, 1881; m. Mary H. Bill of Canajoharie, N. Y., who died Sep. 20, 1887.
7)+ Lydia Tyler, b. May 26, 1802; d. Dec. 24, 1892; m. Apr. 5, 1818, Elder Levi Meech of Preston, b. Feb. 14, 1795; d. June 4, 1873 in Stonington, Conn.
8)+ Oliver Spicer Tyler, b. Aug. 3, 1804; d. in Norwich, Jan. 7, 1858; m. Jan. 3, 1831, Anna Lester of Groton, Conn., b. June 20, 1801; d. Apr. 23, 1882.
9)+ Dr. Guerdon Kimball Tyler, b. Oct. 1, 1806; d. in Baltimore, Md. Mar. 23, 1891; m. Aug. 6, 1887, Susan Bancroft, b. Dec. 15, 1807; d. Aug. 6, 1887.

~The Tyler Genealogy: The Descendants of Job Tyler, of Andover, Massachusetts, 1619-1700, Volume 1; Willard Irving Tyler Brigham; C. B. Tyler, 1912. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Tyler (1711 - 1792)
  Lucy Utley Tyler (1726 - 1811)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Kimball Meech (1767 - 1853)
 
 Children:
  Stephen Tyler (1788 - 1873)*
  Asa Kimball Tyler (1790 - 1878)*
  Joseph Tyler (1792 - 1868)*
  Mary Tyler Richards (1794 - 1884)*
  Lydia Tyler Meech (1802 - 1892)*
  Oliver Spicer Tyler (1804 - 1858)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In the 41st Year of his age
 
Note: Birth date/place and death place submitted by Richard H.L. Chichester # 46953186
 
Burial:
Preston City Cemetery
Preston
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Plot:
 
Created by: LindaCh5
Record added: Mar 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18323389
Capt. Joseph Tyler
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