Sarah <I>Edwards</I> Tyler

Sarah Edwards Tyler

Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey, USA
Death 25 Apr 1841 (aged 79)
Brooklyn, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 74213924 · View Source
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Sarah Edwards, eldest child of the Hon. Timothy Edwards (Rev. Jonathan,4 Rev. Timothy,3 Richard,2 William,1 Richard,A) and Rhoda Ogden, b. July 11, 1761 at Elizabeth-town, NJ. She d. Apr. 25, 1841 at Brooklyn, Conn., Æ 80 (g.s.)

On June 5, 1783 at Stockbridge, Mass. (by Rev. Stephen West), Sarah m. 1) Benjamin Chaplin, Jr., Esq., s. of Dea. Benjamin Chaplin and Mary Paine, b. Nov. 23, 1755 at Mansfield, Conn. where he d. Mar. 30, 1789. They had four children of record at Mansfield:

• i. Mehitable (q.v. Mehitabel) Chaplin, b. Jul 28, 1784.

• ii. Benjamin Chaplin, 3rd, b. Mar. 13, 1786, d. Jan. 28, 1852 at Chaplin, Conn.

• iii. Timothy Edwards Chaplin, b. Aug. 18, 1787.

• iv. Jonathan Edwards Chaplin, b. Apr. 30, 1789.

On June 10, 1790 at Mansfield, Conn., Sarah m. 2) as his 2nd wife, Capt. Daniel Tyler, 3rd, s. of Daniel Tyler and Mehitable Shurtleff, b. May 21, 1750 at Canterbury, Conn. He d. Apr. 29, 1832 at Brooklyn, Conn., Æ 55 (g.s.) They had four children of record at Brooklyn, Conn.:

• v. Sarah Pierpont Tyler, b. Apr. 25, 1791, d. Nov. 7, 1857 at Brooklyn, Conn. (g.s.); m. Nov. 21, 1817 as his 2nd wife, Rev. Samuel Porter Williams, youngest child of Ezekiel Williams and Prudence Stoddard, b. Feb. 22, 1779 at Wethersfield, Conn. He d. Dec. 23, 1826 at Newburyport, Mass. (g.s.) Six children of the marriage.

• vi. Edwin Tyler, b. Nov. 24, 1793; m. Sept. 4, 1821 at Brooklyn, Conn., Alla Mary Edwards.

• vii. Frederick Tyler, b. May 7, 1795, d. Aug. 2, 1880 at Hartford, Conn. (g.s.); m. Feb. 6, 1816 at Brooklyn, Conn., Sophia Sharpe, dau. of Dea. Robert Sharpe and Sarah Davis, b. Mar. 18, 1793 at Pomfret, Conn. She d. June 19, 1861 at Hartford, Conn. (g.s.) Seven children of the family.

• viii. Brig. Gen. Daniel Tyler, b. Jan. 7, 1799, d. Nov. 30, 1882 at New York City but is interred at Anniston, Alabama (g.s.) For reasons not explained here, the balance of Daniel's family summary not currently entered.

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wife of
Capt. Daniel Tyler
died April 25th
aged 80 years.


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  • Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
  • Originally Created by: P Fazzini
  • Added: 31 Jul 2011
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