Whitmore - Tyler Allen Whitmore (1911-1947) aka Ty


Whitmore - Tyler Allen Whitmore (1911-1947) aka Ty

Tyler Allen Whitmore was born on March 3, 1911 to John Lawler and Edna May (Thompson) Whitmore in Southwest Harbor, Maine.

Tyler was named for James Tyler Whitmore who was born circa 1840 to Joseph and Elmira (Robinson) Whitmore, a brother to Isaac Stanley Whitmore (1820-1906) and a favorite cousin (first cousin once removed) of John Lawler Whitmore. John named his son Tyler after his cousin James Tyler Whitmore.

Tyler attended the University of Maine and married, circa 1935, Marjorie Eldridge, from Northampton, a student at Smith College. Tyler Allen Whitmore died from an aneurysm, at the age of 38, in 1947 in Southwest Harbor, Maine.


“Whitmore - Tyler Allen Whitmore (1911-1947) aka Ty,” Southwest Harbor Public Library Digital Archive, accessed December 19, 2018, https://swhplibrary.net/digitalarchive/items/show/11426.Item 15367