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  • ID: I247748
  • Name: David Gardiner TYLER
  • RELA: 11th cousin 5x removed
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 12 JUL 1846 in East Hampton, Suffolk Co., NY
  • Event: Military service 1863 Confederate Army
  • Event: Elected Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia BET 4 MAR 1893 AND 3 MAR 1897
  • Death: 5 SEP 1927 in Charles City Co., VA
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  • Event: Pic David Gardiner Tyler
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  • Note:
    TYLER, David Gardiner, (son of John Tyler), a Representative from Virginia; born in East Hampton, Long Island, N.Y., July 12, 1846; completed preparatory studies in a private school in Charles City County, Va., and entered Washington College (now Washington and Lee University), Lexington, Va., in 1862, leaving there in 1863 to join the Confederate Army; served as a private in the Rockbridge Artillery, First Virginia Battalion, Army of Northern Virginia, surrendering at Appomattox; went to Europe in October 1865 and for two years attended the Polytechnic School at Karlsruhe, Grand Duchy of Baden; graduated from the law department of Washington College in 1869; was admitted to the bar in 1870 and commenced practice in Richmond, Va.; director of the State lunatic asylum in Williamsburg, Va., 1884-1887; served in the State senate in 1891 and 1892; member of the board of visitors of the College of William and Mary; elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-third and Fifty-fourth Congresses (March 4, 1893-March 3, 1897); unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1896; resumed the practice of his profession; again served in the State senate 1900-1904; elected judge of the fourteenth judicial circuit of Virginia in 1904; reelected in 1908 and 1912, and served until his death; died at "Sherwood Forest," Charles City County, Va., September 5, 1927; interment in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
    --- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

    Father: John TYLER , Jr. b: 29 MAR 1790 in Greenway, Charles City Co., VA
    Mother: Julia GARDINER b: 4 MAY 1820 in Suffolk Co., NY

    Marriage 1 Mary Morris JONES b: 1865
    • Married: 6 JUN 1894
    1. Has Children Mary Lyon TYLER b: 1895
    2. Has Children Margaret Gardiner TYLER b: 1897
    3. Has Children David Gardiner TYLER , Jr. b: 1899
    4. Has Children James Alfred Jones TYLER b: 1902
    5. Has No Children John TYLER
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