Catherine Tyler

1877–26 June 1955 (Age 78)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Tyler was born in 1877, in Virginia, United States, her father, Burton Tyler, was 27 and her mother, Gertrude Adams, was 21. She married Nathaniel Jenkins on 10 April 1895, in Goochland, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons. She lived in Licking Hole District, Goochland, Virginia, United States for about 20 years. She died on 26 June 1955, in Goochland, Virginia, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Jenkins
1874–1940
Catherine Tyler
1877–1955
Marriage: 10 April 1895
Victor Jenkins
1896–
William Jenkins
1898–
Robert Jenkins
1900–
Henry Jenkins
1907–1932
Lindsay Leroy Jenkins
1912–
Nathaniel Or Nat Jenkins
1916–1973
Raymond Carroll Jenkins
1916–2004
David Jenkins
1920–

Spouse and Children

    Nathaniel Jenkins

    Male1874–1940Male

    Female1877–1955Female

MARRIAGE
10 April 1895
Goochland, Virginia, United States
children

(8)

    Victor Jenkins

    Male1896–Male

    William Jenkins

    Male1898–Male

    Robert Jenkins

    Male1900–Male

    Henry Jenkins

    Male1907–1932Male

    Lindsay Leroy Jenkins

    Male1912–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Burton Tyler

    Male1850–1916Male

    Gertrude Adams

    Female1856–Female

siblings

(13)

    Mary Elizabeth Tyler

    Female1876–Female

    Female1877–1955Female

    Male1879–1953Male

    William H Tyler

    Male1880–Male

    Male1881–1965Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 17

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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)

  • Catherine Jenkins in household of Nathaniel Jenkins, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Catharine Tyler in household of Burton Tyler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Catherine Tyler in entry for Raymond Jenkins and Celia Jackson, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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