My Tyler line begins with my Grandmother, to see about me or my parents check my Chastain or Lawless page.
I will be adding more as time goes by, at this time I am just putting up my direct lines, will add children etc. later.
My Grandparents were Jackie Valene Tyler (still living) and Earnest Jackson Chastain b. 12 Dec. 1917 in Pelly, Harris Co, TX d. 13 Dec. 1981 Livingston, TX. Jackie m. 3rd Jack Chaplin Burns.
My Gr. Grandparents were James Montgomery Tyler b. 31 Dec. 1893 AR d. 25 Dec. 1983 in Batesville, Independence Co, AR m. 22 Dec. 1916 (Marriage Records for Stephens Co, OK) Ora Malvin Repp b. 3 Mar 1898 Wells, TX d. 5 Feb 1972 in Coolidge, Pinal Co, AZ.
James' death cert. #358683. The information on the death cert. names his parents as Robert L. Tyler and Ruth M. Wheeler, this information is wrong. Robert L. is his son. The informant was Ina Hobson Tyler, James' 2nd wife.
James is found in the 1920 Stephens Co, OK census in two enumeration districts, he moved and got counted twice.
My 2nd Gr. Grandparents were William James Tyler b. 15 Jul. 1872 AR d. 13 Feb. 1949 OK m. 7 Jul. 1891 in Cleveland, Van Buren Co, AR (info from marriage license) Sarah Mahaley Hern b. 14 Apr. 1865 AR d. 9 Nov. 1955 Comanche, Stephens Co, OK. They are both bur. at New Fairlawn Cemetery in Comanche, Stephens Co, OK, no headstones.
William's death cert. #2885. Censuses: 1900 Van Buren Co, AR; 1910 Stephens Co, OK; 1920 Stephens Co, OK.
My 3rd Gr. Grandparents were Edwin F. Tyler b. c. 1843 AR m. Mary L. ? b. c. 1844 AR. They had 3 children that I know of, maybe more?
There is an Edwin in Co E and I of the 3 AR Cav. and then he is in the 5 KY Batt'y U.S. Need to find more info on this. Census: 1880 Pope Co, AR.
My 4th Gr. Grandparents are Allen Tyler b. 1806 in Warren Co, KY d. in Pope Co, AR m. Mary Hubble b. 1819 MO Terr. d. in Pope Co, AR. They are both bur. at Copper Springs Cemetery in Pope Co, AR.
Censuses: 1840 Pope Co, AR; 1850 Conway Co, AR; 1860 Pope Co, AR; 1870 Conway Co, AR; 1880 Pope Co, AR.
My 5th Gr. Grandparents information I have not documented myself but got the information from a couple of other Tyler researchers who were nice enough to share with me -- Peter Tyler b. c. 1750 NC d. 9 Feb 1832 Powhaten, Lawrence Co, AR m. c. 1790 KY Rachel b. c. 1770 SC d. c. 1832 Lawrence Co, AR. Peter had about 20 or so children from the sources I've spoken to but probably not all from Rachel.
Censuses: 1810 Warren Co, KY; still looking for more info.