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Royall Tyler
Birth: Jul. 18, 1757
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1826
Brattleboro
Windham County
Vermont, USA

Playwright. He served as Vermont's Supreme Court Chief Justice from 1807 to 1813. In 1787 he published the play "The Contrast", which was the second professional play to be produced by an American author. He would go on to write a number of plays and novels while pursuing his career as a jurist. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Palmer Tyler (1775 - 1866)*
 
 Children:
  Edward Royall Tyler (1800 - 1849)*
  George Palmer Tyler (1809 - 1896)*
  Royall Tyler (1812 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Brattleboro
Windham County
Vermont, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 07, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 22658
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Royall was my 5th Great Granduncle. His sister, Jane Tyler Cook, was my 5th Great Grandmother. RIP Royall
- Kim Elder
 Added: Feb. 22, 2014

- Cindy
 Added: Aug. 16, 2013
Royall Tyler was once engaged to Nabby Adams, daughter of founding father and 2nd president John Adams.
- Ronald Leon
 Added: Mar. 19, 2013
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