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Tyler, William Henry


Age: 22, credited to Guilford, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. B, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63

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Birth: 11/27/1839, Wilmington, VT
Death: 11/24/1919

Burial: Christ Church Cemetery, Guilford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 141463112


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/25/1892, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: See 1914 Brattleboro Daily Reformer Article for biography.


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Christ Church Cemetery, Guilford, VT

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William H. Tyler

Springfield Republican

November 26, 1919


William H. Tyler Dead

Brattleboro, Nov. 25 - William Henry Tyler,80, a civil war veteran, for many years a well-known farmer in Guilford, died yesterday morning at his home in West Brattleboro. He was born in Wilmington, November 27, 1839, the youngest of nine children of Ephriam and Mary Bissell Tyler. He attended the district schools, Brattleboro Academy, and Powers institute in Bernardston, Mass., and taught in various district schools. Mr. Tyler was lister one year, selectman five years and represented Guilford in the Legislature of 1890 and 1904. He was a member of Sedgwick Grand Army post of Brattleboro. He is survived by his widow, Belle E. (Newcomb) Tyler, and a brother, judge James M. Tyler of Brattleboro. Rev. A.V. Woodworth of the West Brattleboro Congregational church will offer prayer at the West Brattleboro home tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock, and the burial will be in the family lot there.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.