On this date in our family history . . . the 2nd day of October . . . in the year 1727 . . . Moses Tyler dies in Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts . . . and is memorialized with a tombstone in the Old North Parish Burying Ground in said county . . . this Moses Tyler is a 9th great-grandpa to the Keeper of this family history blog . . .
The above image was created from page 17 in Volume I of The Tyler Genealogy by Willard Irving Tyler Brigham . . . the text about this Moses Tyler reads in part as follows (click on the above book link to read the entire story) . . .
Quartermaster Moses Tyler, born in Andover or Roxbury, mass., 1641 or 1642; died in Andover, October 2, 1727; married (1), July 6, 1666, Prudence Blake, born April 15, 1647; died March 9, 1689; daughter of George and Dorothy Blake, of Gloucester, Mass. (who early moved to Boxford); married (2), about 169+, Sarah (Hasey) Sprague, born about 1647; died 1718; widow of Phineas Sprague, of Malden, he having died in 1690; she had several daughters by her first marriage; married (3), July or August 1718, Mrs. Martha Fisk, born about 1649; died February 13, 1735. . . .