Judge Charles TYLER

Judge Charles TYLER

Male 1695 - 1724

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  • Name  Judge Charles TYLER  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Prefix  Judge 
    Born  1695  , Stafford Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1724  , Stafford Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I254  Munro
    Last Modified  4 Dec 2014 

    Father  TYLER,   b. Est 1663,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F12844  Group Sheet

    Family  Susannah MONROE,   b. 1695, , Westmoreland Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1752, Belle Air, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1716  , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Captain Charles TYLER, II,   b. 1717, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1768, , Loudoun Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Jane TYLER,   b. 1718, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1761, , Prince William Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. John TYLER,   b. Abt 1718, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1793
    >4. Sally TYLER,   b. 1720-1722, , , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1780
    Last Modified  9 Jan 2010 
    Family ID  F1634  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Judge Charles Tyler was the son of Charles and Jane Tyler.

      Ref. (3) states that an issue of the William and Mary Quarterly erroneously placed Charles Tyler (b. 1717, d. 1768) as a son of Judge Charles Tyler when in fact, the younger Charles was the son of of Judge Charles Tyler's brother, Benjamin. However, research done by Kate Wiley Bartok cogently refutes this conclusion and conclusively proves that Charles Tyler (b. 1717) was indeed the son of Judge Charles Tyler and Susannah Monroe.

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      (The following is from an e-mail message from Kate Wiley Bartok - 4 Dec 2014)

      «i»John Frederick Dorman's 1956 abstract from «u»PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VIRGINIA WILL BOOK C s«/u»hows the 1743 disposition of the estate of William Linton (1706-1733), Susannah's 2«sup»nd«/sup» husband, whom she married in 1728, by Benjamin Grayson (1684-1758), Susannah's 3«sup»rd«/sup» husband, whom she married in 1734. Note the coincidence of the year 1734: the year of the settlement conducted by Benjamin Grayson, who married Susannah the same year. In the settlement the following names appear with identical 46.12.1 pound payments (by far the largest cash payments in the settlement): «b»James Lovell«/b» (who was the husband of Charles and Susannah Tyler's daughter Jane Tyler); «b»Francis Jackson «/b»(who was the husband of Charles and Susannah Tyler's daughter Sallie Tyler); and «b»Charles Tyler.
      «/b»
      Thus, Jane, Sallie, and Charles Tyler were treated identically in the disposition, which seems strong evidence for being siblings in equal favor of their still living mother, Susannah, who probably was having some influence on Benjamin Grayson. It strains credulity to think that Susannah would be giving the same inheritance to one, and only one, nephew. Absent, interestingly, are the names John Tyler and Monroe Tyler (usually/sometimes cited as children of Susannah and Charles). It is also interesting that the settlements to Susannah Tyler's children dwarf those to her Linton children, suggesting that she was carefully segregating her inheritance from her deceased first husband, Charles Tyler, from the one she had from William Linton.

      Another pair of names were paid differently: «b»Benjamin and Joseph Tyler«/b» received a total of 1552 pounds of tobacco.

      Having been paid differently, it seems Benjamin and Joseph were probably not children of Susannah. Of course, Susannah Monroe's first husband, Charles Tyler, is commonly known to have had three siblings, Christian (1687-1754), Joseph (1692-1737), and Benjamin (1694-?). There is no indication if the Benjamin and Joseph Tyler listed here were the siblings of Charles, and if so, why Christian was not included, as he was still living at the time of the settlement. The tobacco settlement may just be repayment of a debt owed by William Linton, and having nothing to do with inheritance from Susannah's husband, Charles Tyler.

      I believe that this documentation should be sufficient to again place Capt. Charles Tyler (1717-1768) as a son of Judge Charles Tyler and Susannah Monroe, and remove him from the Benjamin Tyler/Eleanor Middleton line.
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      References:

      (2) Clan Munro files - Redden, Virginia R. - email message dated 4 Nov 1997 - p. 1

      (3) Clan Munro files - Bolton, James, Jr. - email message dated 29 Jan 1998

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA [9]

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] Clan Munro files - Redden, Virginia, Virginia Redden, Descendancy Chart of Susannah Monroe (of Virginia) - 29 Se p 1997 - p. 1 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S58] Clan Munro files - May, Frank Boon, III, Frank Boon May, III, Membership application for Frank Boon May, III dated 15 Ma y 2001 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S137] Clan Munro files - Shawver, Iona Richmond, Iona Richmond Shawver, Membership application for Iona Richmond Shawver dated 30 N ov 2001 - p. 9 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S645] Clan Munro files - Boggs, Elizabeth Monroe, Elizabeth Monroe Boggs, "William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine " - Vol. XIII #4 - Oct 1933 - The Monroe Family - p. 231-241 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S645] Clan Munro files - Boggs, Elizabeth Monroe, Elizabeth Monroe Boggs, Monroe - 23 Aug 1932 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S729] Clan Munro files - Bolton, James, Jr., James Bolton, Jr., Membership application for James Bolton, Jr. - 10 Jul 1984 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S668] RW Munro's Genealogy Database, Robert William Munro, (The collected genealogy notes of RW Munro, Hon. Historian of Clan Munro (Association) edited by Dr. Jean Munro, transcribed by Charles C. Munroe, III and others. Transcription completed Jan 2009. Original card file is kept at the "Storehouse of Foulis" near Foulis Castle in Scotland.), card 346 (Reliability: 0).
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    8. [S919] Clan Munro e-files - Bartok, Kate Wiley, Kate Wiley Bartok, E-mail from Kate Wiley Bartok - 4 Dec 2014 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S344] Clan Munro files - Johnson, Monroe, Monroe Johnson, Descendants of Andrew Monroe - received 22 Apr 2004 - p. 6 (Reliability: 3).