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**William S. Tyler

Male 1845 - 1900  (~ 51 years)


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  • Name **William S. Tyler  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born Between 1844 and 1845  Montgomery Or Boone County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Between 1895 and 1900  Probably Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Between 1895 and 1900  Masonic Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6615  My Genealogy

    Father **James D. Tyler,   b. 1818, Campbell County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1863, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Polly Ann Abney,   b. 14 Sep 1823, Decatur, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1905, New Market, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1843  Boone County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family *Nancy Ann McCarty,   b. 22 May 1856, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1929, Wabash Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1874  Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana; By Rev. M.M. Van Cleave; Recorded In Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana 08 June 1874. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Lizzie Tyler,   b. Between 1875 and 1880, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1885 and 1890, Died At Age 10 Years Old; Probably Montgomery County, Indiana. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 10 years)
     2. Clara May Mae Tyler,   b. 16 May 1875, New Market, Montgomery County, Darlington, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1940, 65 Years Old, At The Residence Of Her Son Samuel In Rural Tangier, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Emma Myrtle Tyler,   b. 7 Apr 1880, Near Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1946, Robert Long Hospital, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Charles Homer Tyler,   b. 17 Jul 1883, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1946, 63 Years Old, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     5. William Edgar Tyler,   b. 4 Dec 1885, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1962, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. *Bertha Ethel Tyler,   b. 12 Sep 1895, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1983, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F4125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "2" Generation Known: William S. Tyler, born about 1845. A Civil Warveteran. Married in Montgomery County, Indiana June 7, 1874 byReverand M.M. VanCleave, to Nancy Ann McCarty, Born May 22, 1857 inIndiana, and died, April 23, 1929. Age 71. Daughter of Cornelius andNancy Ann Hutson Taylor McCarty. Issue: Lizzie, Clara Mae, EmmaMyrtle, Charles Homer, William Edgar and Bertha Ethel Tyler. WilliamS. Tyler and Nancy Ann McCarty Tyler are the grandparents of SamuelC., Harold L., Raymond L., and Nellie A. Elkins.

      "WILLIAM S. TYLER: CIVIL WAR RECORD
      ENROLLED AT AGE 18, ON JULY 22, 1863 AT LEBANON, INDIANA AS A PRIVATEIN CAPT. BONNEL'S CO. G. 116TH REGT. OF INDIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY.HE MUSTERED OUT AT LAFAYETTE, INDIANA ON MARCH 1, 1864. RE-ENLISTED -FEBRUARY 8, 1865 AT LAFAYETTE, INDIANA IN CO. E 150TH INDIANAVOLUNTEERS. HE MUSTERED OUT AT STEVENSON STATION, VIRGINIA ON AUGUST5, 1865." [Transcribed by, SLJuhl, 14 Oct 2005, from family recordbook.]

      NATIONAL PARK SERVICE CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS AND SAILORS SYSTEM
      <http//www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/soldiers.htm>
      William S. Tyler (First_Last) Regiment Name 116 Indiana Infantry (6Months, 1863-4.) Side Union Company G Soldier's Rank_In Pvt. Soldier'sRank_Out Pvt. Alternate Name Notes Film Number M540 roll 79
      UNION INDIANA VOLUNTEERS

      116th Regiment, Indiana Infantry (6 months, 1863-4)
      Organized at Lafayette, Ind., and mustered in for 6 months' serviceAugust 17, 1863. Moved to Dearborn, Mich., August 31, and guardarsenal till September 16. Moved to Nicholasville, Ky., September 16.Attached to Mahan's 1st Brigade, Willcox's Left Wing Forces, Dept. ofthe Ohio, to October, 1863. 2nd Brigade, Willcox's Division, Left WingForces, Dept. of the Ohio, to January, 1864. District of the Clinch,Dept. of the Ohio, to February, 1864.

      SERVICE.-March from Nicholasville, Ky., to Cumberland Gap September24-October 3, 1863, and to Morristown October 6-8. Action at BlueSprings October 10. March to Greenville and duty there till November6; thence march to Bull's Gap and across Clinch Mountain to ClinchRiver November-December. Action at Walker's Ford, Clinch River,December 2. Duty at Tazewell, Maynardsville and in East Tennessee tillFebruary, 1864. Action at Tazewell January 24. Mustered out February29 to March 2, 1864.

      Regiment lost during service 1 Enlisted man killed and 64 Enlisted menby disease. Total 65.
      William S. Tyler (First_Last) Regiment Name 150 Indiana Infantry SideUnion Company E Soldier's Rank_In Pvt. Soldier's Rank_Out Pvt.Alternate Name William/Tyler Notes Film Number M540 roll 79
      UNION INDIANA VOLUNTEERS

      150th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
      Organized at Indianapolis, Ind., and mustered in March 9, 1865. LeftState for Harper's Ferry, W. Va., March 13. Duty at Charleston,Winchester, Stevenson's Station and Jordan's Springs, Va., tillAugust. Mustered out August 5, 1865. Lost during service 35 bydisease. He enrolled at age 18, July 22, 1863 at Lebanon, Indiana asa private in Capt. Bonnell?s Co. G., 116th Regiment of IndianaVolunteers Infantry. Mustered out at Lafayette, Indiana on March 01,1864. He then re-enlisted February 08, 1865 at Lafayette, Indiana inCo. E, 150th Indiana Volunteers, and mustered out at StevensonStation, Virginia on August 05, 1865.
      Compiled from the above web page, and family information by SLJuhl on08 April 2005.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1011] William S. Tyler Civil War Record.

    2. [S1012] Citation Text: FAMILY COAT OF ARMS: Internet Resource:http://www.heraldry.com, 29 Aug 2005 SLJuhl.

    3. [S1013] Larry K. Barnhart of Anderson, Indiana, 14 Nov 1977 Letter Post Marked from Indianapolis, IN. 462 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1014] E. L. Barnhart Letter and Correspondence, Dated: 03 Nov 1977; Post Marked Gary, IN 464 04 Nov 1977 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1015] William Tyler and Nancy A. McCarty, Dated: 07 Jun 1874; Book 8/Page 177 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S104] Recorded Marriage Of William S. Tyler And Nancy Ann McCarty.