Obit: Tyler, Emogene C. T. "Grandma" (1820 - 1907)

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Surnames: Tyler, Richardson, Christiansen

 

----Source: Marshfield Times, The | Marshfield, Wisconsin | Wednesday, November 27, 1907 | Page 12

 

 

Mrs. Tyler died Sunday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. (Amanda) Richardson, after an illness lasting one week. Bronchial pneumonia was the immediate cause of her death but her health had been failing during the past year and when this disease attacked her she had not strength enough to cast it off.

 

"Grandma" Tyler was eighty-seven years old in June and for many years had lived with her daughter. She led a devoted Christian life and passed scores of warm friends who will miss her as well as her immediate family.

 

She is survived by two children, Amanda Richardson of Spencer and Amos Tyler of Bayfield. and a step son, Damon Tyler, of Salem South Dakota. Her son arrived Sunday noon in response to telegram but too late to see his mother alive.

 

Funeral services were held at the house Monday afternoon, Rev. Christiansen officiating and the body was taken to Kilbourn Tuesday and laid beside that of her husband. Beautiful floral offerings were contributed by the W. C. T. U. and the Epworth League. The bereaved relatives have the sympathy of their many friends.

 

1900 Federal Census, Spencer town, Marathon, Wisconsin

Name: Amanda M Richardson, Milliner
Residence: Spencer town, Marathon, Wisconsin
Birth Date: Mar 1840
Birthplace: Connecticut
Spouse Name: C. (Chauncey) K. Richardson
Spouse Birth Place: Canada Eng
Father Birthplace: New Hampshire
Mother Birthplace: New Hampshire
Race or Color (expanded): White
Head-of-household Name: C K Richardson
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 38
Estimated Marriage Year: 1862
Mother How Many Children: 3
Number Living Children: 2
Immigration Year: 1855
Enumeration District: 0095
Household
Head: C K Richardson M, Feb 1832, Canada/Eng, occupation: Notary Public, father b. NH, mother b. CT, married 38 yrs.
Wife: Amanda M Richardson F
Child: Verna Richardson F, 30yrs. Nov 1869, b. Wis., music teacher,
Mother-in-law: E C T Tyler F, Jun 1820, NH, 5 children - 2 living, widowed, father b. VT, mother b. NH
Boarder: Muriel Erd F, May 1898, Wis., single

 

 

 

 


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