Joseph Jordan Tyler

Brief Life History of Joseph Jordan

When Joseph Jordan Tyler was born on 13 January 1843, in Mount Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States, his father, Russell Jones Tyler, was 35 and his mother, Nancy Porter, was 33. He married Permelia Fields on 1 September 1867, in Jefferson, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Heavener, Le Flore, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Liberty Township, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died on 11 September 1921, in Kanima, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Tamaha, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States.

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Joseph Jordan Tyler
Sarah Malinda Richards
Marriage: 3 July 1887
Russel J. Tyler
Pearly Mae Tyler
Birda Myrtle Tyler
Joseph Alexander Tyler
Bertha Ethel Tyler
Henry Benjamin Tyler

Sources (8)

  • Joseph J Tyler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph J. Tyler, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Joseph Tyler in household of Russel J Tyler, "United States Census, 1860"

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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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