Nathaniel Hiram Tyler

9 October 1826–before 1900 (Age 73)
Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life of Nathaniel Hiram

When Nathaniel Hiram Tyler was born on 9 October 1826, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Nathaniel Tyler, 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 before 1900, in Mason Township, Oxford, Maine, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children

9 October 1848
Rumford, Oxford, Maine, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Nathaniel Tyler


    Eunice Wright




    Frances "Fanny" H Tyler


    Nathan W. Tyler


    William Tyler


    Eunice Tyler


    Johnathan Tyler


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

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

Age 6

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.

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or layer of tiles, from an agent derivative of Middle English tile ‘tile’. In the Middle Ages tiles were widely used in floors and pavements, and to a lesser extent in roofing, where they did not really come into their own until the 16th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hiram N Tyler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nathaniel H Tyler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nathaniel B Tyler, "United States Census, 1860"

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