Letitia Christian Semple (Tyler)

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Letitia Christian Semple (Tyler)

Birthdate: (86)
Death: December 28, 1907 (86)
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Place of Burial: Williamsburg, Williamsburg City, Virginia, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Tyler, 10th President of the United States and Letitia Christian
Wife of James Allen Semple
Sister of Mary Jones; Robert Tyler; John Tyler; Elizabeth Tyler Waller; Anne Tyler, Contesse and 4 others
Half sister of David Gardiner Tyler; (CSA), John Alexander Tyler; Julia Gardiner Spencer; Lachlan Tyler M.D.; Robert Fitzwalter Tyler and 2 others

Occupation: Functioned as First Lady after Elizabeth Cooper Tyler
Managed by: Scott Smith
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About Letitia Christian Semple (Tyler)


Daughter of President John Tyler and his first wife, Letitia; acted as White House hostess in 1844. Married James A. Semple in 1839; opened a school, the Eclectic Institute, in Baltimore, Maryland.


Letitia TYLER was born on 11 May 1821. She died on 28 Dec 1907 in Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland. Parents: John TYLER (10th President of the USA) and Letitia CHRISTIAN.

Spouse: James A. SEMPLE. James A. SEMPLE and Letitia TYLER were married in Feb 1839.


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Letitia Christian Semple (Tyler)'s Timeline

May 11, 1821
December 28, 1907
Age 86
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Williamsburg, Williamsburg City, Virginia, USA