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David Tyler

Brighton, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada
Death 18 Oct 1902 (aged 52)
Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, USA
Burial Central Lake, Antrim County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 67548881 · View Source
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Son of Philander Tyler and Melinda Chatterson. Married Lydia Towns 8 Jun 1869 in Brighton, Northumberland, Ontario. Children Ethelma, Harvey, Albertha, Evelina, Oliver, Viola, Andrew, Pearl, Rena. All were born in Brighton before comoing to Central Lake. The first four appear to have died before 1900. David died in an asylum in Traverse City while suffering from depression.

Michigan death certificate
Name: David Tyler
Gender: Male
Death Date: 18 Oct 1902
Death Place: Northern Michigan Asylum, Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan
Age: 52 (no months or days}
Melancholia, Dementia following
Birth Date: 1850 no month or day
Birthplace: Canada
Occupation: Farmer
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Parents blank
Burial Central Lake

Birth year based on month in the 1900 census and age on his death certificate. If age 19 in his marriage is correct, birth year would be 1849. Not in Southern cemetery's list, so could be in Bayview.

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  • Created by: Ralph Edwards
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67548881
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for David Tyler (Aug 1850–18 Oct 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67548881, citing Southern Cemetery, Central Lake, Antrim County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Ralph Edwards (contributor 46940414) .