Albert Peter Tyler

Male15 November 1826–10 October 1889

Brief Life History of Albert Peter

When Albert Peter Tyler was born on 15 November 1826, in New Haven, Oswego, New York, United States, his father, Ezra Tyler, was 29 and his mother, Rhoda Halladay, was 32. He married Abigail Abbott on 26 December 1850, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He immigrated to Utah, United States in 1848 and lived in Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 10 October 1889, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Peter Tyler
Celestia Larissa Pratt
Marriage: 3 January 1858
Marinda "Minnie" Althera Tyler
Lula Bell Tyler
Orson Pratt Tyler
Florence May Tyler
Grace Herma Tyler
Hermione Celestia Tyler
Frank Stanley Tyler

Sources (41)

  • Albert Tiler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Albert P Tyler, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • A P Tyler, "United States Census, 1860"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 January 1858Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

    Age 1

    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

    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.


    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 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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