Mary <I>Lovett</I> Tyler

Mary Lovett Tyler

Mendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 3 Mar 1732 (aged 78)
Preston, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Preston, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 91205546 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Daughter of Daniel Lovett and Joanna Blot. Married Hopestill Tyler 20 Jan. 1668/9 in Mendon, Massachusetts per VR of Mendon. Mother of 11 known children: Mary, Matthew, Martha, John, Daniel, Hannah, Joanna[Johanna], James, Hopestill, Jr., Mehitable and Abigail.

Accused of witchcraft in 1693
Mrs. Tyler was Mary Lovett, daughter of Daniel and Joanna (Blot) Lovett of Braintree, Mass. The marriage occurred at Andover January 20, 1668. Their children were: Mary, m. June 30, 1693, John Farnum; Hannah, m. Dec, 1697, Robert Busswell; Daniel, m. May 28, 1700, Anna, dau. of George and Sarah (Allyn) Geer; Martha, m. Apr. 3, 1700, Robert Geer; John, b. Feb. 19, 1678, settled in or near Boston; Joanna, b. Nov. 24, 1681; James, born Dec. 28, 1683, m. (1) Oct. 8, 1705, Hannah Safford, and (2) Sept. 2, 173-, Sarah Juel, resided in North Preston (now Griswold); Hopestill, b. 1684 or 1685, m. Anna Gates, Jan. 25, 1710, remained on the homestead in Preston; and Abigail, b. about 1687, m. Daniel Fitch. John Tyler, son of the above James, rendered conspicuous service in the Revolution and became a brigadier-general.
~The Bi-centennial Celebration: First Congregational Church of Preston, Connecticut, 1698-1898. Together with Statistics of the Church Taken from the Church Records; Conn Preston First Congregational Church; Richard H. Gidman; The Society, 1900.
Discovered and shared by Findagrave volunteer Richard Chicester

Family Members



Plan a visit to Preston City Cemetery?



  • Created by: mommycita
  • Added: 2 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91205546
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Lovett Tyler (7 Mar 1653–3 Mar 1732), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91205546, citing Preston City Cemetery, Preston, New London County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by mommycita (contributor 47019680) .