John Tyler

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In History
  • Birth

    Birth
    John Tyler was born on March 29, 1790. He was born in Charles City County, VA. His father's name was also John Tyler. (February 28, 1747, Yarmouth, James City County. Lawyer, judge, governor) His mother's name is Mary Marot Armistead. (1761 VA. No job) He was the 6th child out of 8 siblings.
  • What was his intrest

    What was his intrest
    He was interested in politics his whole life.
  • Collage

    Collage
    John Tyler went to collage at the collage of William and Mary. He graduated in July 4, 1807. He went to school to be a lawyer. He entered the collage of William and Marry at age 12.
  • Military experiance

    Military experiance
    John Tyler was the captain of the war of 1812
  • Things that happed during his pesidancy

    Things that happed during his pesidancy
    In the congressional elections, the Democrats gain a majority over the Whigs in the House of Representatives, while at the same time defending their majority in the Senate.
  • Vice president

    Vice president
    He had no vice president
  • First marriage

    First marriage
    His first wife he married on March 29 1813. He was married on his birthday. His wife's name was Letitia Tyler. They had 8 kids. Letitia died on September 10, 1842 when John was still in office. He was the first president to have his wife die in office
  • All 15 of his children

    All 15 of his children
    John Tyler had 15 kids. His first born child was born on April 15, 1815. His last child born on June 20, 1860. He had 8 kids with his first wife(Letitia Tyler) and 7 with his second wife.( Julia Tyler)
  • Mary Tyler

    Mary Tyler
    Mary Tyler was John Tyler's first child. She was born on April 15, 1815, and died on June 17, 1884
  • Robert Tyler

    Robert Tyler
    Birth: September 9, 1816, Death December 3, 1877, First son
  • John Tyler Jr.

    John Tyler Jr.
    Birth: April 27, 1819, Death: January 26, 1896
  • Letitia Tyler Jr.

    Letitia Tyler Jr.
    Birth: May 11, 1821, Death: December 28, 1907
  • Elizabeth Tyler

    Elizabeth Tyler
    Birth: July 11, 1823 Death: June 1, 1854
  • Anne Contesse Tyler

    Anne Contesse Tyler
    Birth: April 1825, Death July 1825
  • Alice Tyler

    Alice Tyler
    Birth: March 23, 1827, Death: June 8, 1854
  • Tazewell Tyler

     Tazewell Tyler
    Birth: December 6, 1830, Death: January 8, 1874
  • Changing History

    Changing History
    John Tyler was the first president to take over presidency after an association. He decided he was gonna be president it was not the people's choice. He threw away any mail that did not address him as president and instead addressed him as vice president or acting president
  • Granddaughter born in the White House

    Granddaughter born in the White House
    The first girl born in the White House was Letitia Christian Tyler, The daughter of Robert Tyler, and the granddaughter of John Tyler. She was born in 1842
  • Something weird

    Something weird
    Julia was thirty years younger than President Tyler
  • First telegraphic line

    First telegraphic line
    On March 24, 1844, the first telegraphic line in the US was completed between Washington Dc and Baltimore.
  • Second marriage

    Second marriage
    He married his second wife on June 26, 1844. They had 7 children. She died on July 10, 1889.
  • David Gardiner Tyler

     David Gardiner Tyler
    Birth: July 12, 1846, Death: September 5,1927
  • John Alexander Tyler

    John Alexander Tyler
    Birth: April 7, 1848, Death: September 1, 1883
  • Julia Tyler

    Julia Tyler
    Birth: December 25, 1849, Death: May 8, 1871
  • Lachlan Tyler

    Lachlan Tyler
    Birth: December 2, 1851, Death: January 26, 1902
  • Lyon Gardiner Tyler,

    Lyon Gardiner Tyler,
    Birth: August 1853, Death February 12, 1935,
  • Robert Fitzwalter Tyler

    Robert Fitzwalter Tyler
    Birth: March 12, 1856, Death December 30, 1927
  • Pearl Tyler, The last child

    Pearl Tyler, The last child
    June 20,1860, Death: June 30,1947
  • Firsts

    Firsts
    John Tyler was the first president whos wife died in office. He was the first president to marry while in office. He was the first president to marry on his birthday. He was the first president whos father had been governor of a state(Virginia). He was the first president to die of a stroke
  • Death

    Death
    He died of a stroke on January 18, 1862