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Theodore Nathaniel "Dory" Eyler
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1827
Thurmont
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1900
Thurmont
Frederick County
Maryland, USA

Theodore "Dory" Nathaniel Eyler, son of Jonas Nathaniel and Sophia Theresa Moser Eyler, was born February 12, 1827, in Thurmont, Frederick County, Maryland. He was twice married, the first time to Caroline Wilhide. Then on August 11, 1885 to Phoebe Alice Freeze, daughter of Michael and Susanna Wetzel Freeze. Dory and Alice had two children, the youngest dying in infancy. Their surviving son, Edgar Josiah Eyler, died in World War I in France.


Obituary for Theodore Nathaniel Eyler from the Catoctin Clarion of Thursday, January 18, 1900:

"DEATH OF THEODORE EYLER.---This aged and esteemed citizen, whose illness has been noted in these columns, died at his home near Thurmont on Tuesday of last week, aged 72 years, 10 months and 28 days. He was a son of Theodore (sic--should read Jonas) Nathaniel Eyler. He was twice married; his first wife was Caroline Wilhide, his second, Alice Freeze, who with 5 children survive him. He was a member of the Moravian Church and was interred on January 11th in the United Brethren Cemetery, Rev. Oerter, assisted by Revs. Metzger and Whitmore, officiating."


Obituary for Theodore Nathaniel Eyler from the Frederick Daily News of Friday, January 19, 1900:

"Theodore Eyler, an esteemed citizen of Thurmont, died there recently, aged 72 years, 10 months and 28 days. He was a son of Theodore (sic--should read Jonas) Nathan Eyler. He was twice married. His first wife was Caroline Wilhide, his second, Alice Freeze, who with five children survives him. His funeral took place January 11. Interment wasmade in the United Brethren Cemetery, Rev. Oerter, assisted by Revs. Metzger and Whitmore, officiating."

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jonas Nathaniel Eyler (1802 - 1871)
  Sophia Theresa Moser Eyler (1802 - 1895)
 
 Spouses:
  Caroline Wilhide Eyler (1825 - 1882)*
  Phoebe Alice Freeze Eyler (1851 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  George Allen Eyler (1857 - 1937)*
  Simon Eyler (1865 - 1889)*
  Edgar Josiah Eyler (1889 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Theodore Nathaniel Eyler (1827 - 1900)
  Anna Maria Eyler Koontz (1831 - 1903)*
  Prudence Agnes Eyler Wilhide (1842 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wellers Cemetery
Thurmont
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Gregg Freese
Record added: Jul 06, 2012
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Theodore Nathaniel Dory Eyler
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