Nathaniel Hiram Tyler

Brief Life History of Nathaniel Hiram

When Nathaniel Hiram Tyler was born on 9 October 1826, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Nathaniel Tyler Jr., was 41 and his mother, Eunice Wright, was 41. He married Sarah West Putnam on 9 October 1848, in Rumford, Oxford, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 3 February 1900, in Mason Township, Oxford, Maine, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mason Township, Oxford, Maine, United States.

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Nathaniel Hiram Tyler
Sarah West Putnam
Marriage: 9 October 1848
Almon E. Tyler
Clara A. Tyler
Lonzo L. Tyler
Frank Pierce Tyler
Arthur Eugene Tyler
Leon Hartson Tyler
Rose M. Tyler

Sources (17)

  • Hiram N Tyler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nathaniel N. Tyler, "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907"
  • Nathaniel Hiram Tyler, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

The State of Maine chartered the Calais Railway in 1832, one of the first railway charters to be granted by the state. Construction was very long, as the project was reorganized, abandoned, transferred to other companies, and extended several times. It was finally completed in 1898.


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Old French tieuleor, tiewelier, tuilier, Middle English tiler(e), tiʒeler ‘tiler’, for someone who made or laid tiles for floors or roofs. This name may have become confused with Tiller . Wat Tyler was a leader of the English Peasants' Revolt in 1381, although his name may not have been hereditary at the time.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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