Tyler, who presided over the office during a time of bitter national divide, would later side with the confederacy during the Civil War. Tyler's presidency is mostly remembered as being utterly unremarkable. Sir Philip Green lounges on his superyacht off Monaco this week as his high street fashion empire Arcadia hit the rocks... now, it's revealed he is already ditching his billionaire baubles but is he sunk for good? The £2.5 BILLION Black Friday cyber bonanza: eBay sells two items a SECOND, Currys PC World website crashes... M&S wins the battle of the Christmas adverts! The comments below have not been moderated. BEL MOONEY: I've lost so much and my cat... how will I ever cope? The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. Mother of Strictly Come Dancing's youngest star Maisie Smith, 19, says the teenager is 'vulnerable',... 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Lyon Jr. explained in a talk to the Daughters of the American Revolution in 2013 that his great-grandfather John Tyler Sr was in fact Thomas Jefferson’s roommate at the College of William & Mary. 'It's clearly a young girl, there's no doubt.'. In Lyon Tyler's era, Theodore Roosevelt held office, the United Postal Service was founded, and a stone was laid to begin construction of the Washington National Cathedral. 'He’s been maligned in some ways, because he was elected to the Confederate Congress, so people say he’s a traitor,' Harrison has said. He is survived by his younger brother, Harrison Ruffin Tyler, aged 91. Hospitals 'are told to prepare for vaccine rollout in 10 days': Pfizer jab could arrive by December 7 with... How the Middletons do lochdown: Kate's brother James and his fiancee found a magical escape in the wild... 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There is still a younger surviving grandson, Harrison Ruffin Tyler, age 91. This caught my eye partly because William Henry Harrison was the first of eight presidents from Ohio, my home state. His brother Harrison Ruffin was born four years after him, according to records kept by the Sherwood Forest Plantation Foundation, the home of President Tyler. Rival psychics - who claim they can help you reach heavenly creatures - are in High... Ed Sheeran's neighbour who won battle against star over extending his garden is now building a 65ft 'twin... Elizabeth Hurley, 55, and her 'glorious' sister Kate, 57, show off their incredible bodies in matching... Great Ormond Street children's hospital porter, 55, admits 58 sex attacks against six boys over 35 years. In 1842, the word ‘dinosaur’ was coined and three years later, Charles Darwin published 'Voyage of the Beagle'. Lyon was born in Richmond, Va., to Lyon Gardiner Tyler Sr. and Susan Ruffin Tyler on January 3, 1925, and lived his youth in Charles City County, Va., and grandson of 10th U.S. President John Tyler. The comments below have not been moderated. He was born in 1925 to Lyon Gardiner Tyler Sr., the thirteenth son of the late president. The three generations have seen a multitude of change. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. Lyon himself was in his 70s when sons Lyon Jr and Harrison were born. In 1842, the word ‘dinosaur’ was coined and three years later, Charles Darwin published Voyage of the Beagle. Harrison Ruffin Tyler is the grandson of 10th US President John Tyler and helps to look after the Sherwood Forest Plantation, a Virginia mansion that Tyler built for his second wife. The £2.5 BILLION Black Friday cyber bonanza: eBay sells two items a SECOND, Currys PC World website crashes... M&S wins the battle of the Christmas adverts! 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When John Tyler was born in 1790, George Washington had just given the first State of the Union address and the French Revolution was well underway. The three generations from John Tyler to Lyon Gardiner Tyler Jr have seen a multitude of change. Diners will be kicked out of Tier 2 pubs as soon as they finish their 'substantial... Top Government scientist says there is 'enough' data to approve Oxford's Covid vaccine despite row over the... Care home managers are promised rapid Covid testing kits within weeks so residents can be reunited with... North Korean hackers target British Covid-19 vaccine producer AstraZeneca with multiple attempts to access... More than 1,300 people are wrongly diagnosed with coronavirus and told to self-isolate after NHS lab error. He had previously been a governor of Virginia and a United States representative and senator. Tyler was called "His Accidency" by his detractors. 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