James Alexander Tyler was born 6 May 1848 in Indiana, United States to Willet Tyler (1808-1882) and Rachel Montgomery (1810-) and died 27 March 1909 Dawson County, Nebraska, United States of unspecified causes. He married Sarah Elizabeth Swift (1843-1904) 5 March 1869 in Johnson, Gibson County, Indiana, United States.
|Offspring of James Alexander Tyler and Sarah Elizabeth Swift (1843-1904)|
|Rufus E Tyler (1872-)|
|David Emory Tyler (1874-1946)|
|Margaret Ellen Tyler (1877-1961)||16 June 1877 Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana, United States||28 April 1961 Casper, Natrona County, Wyoming, United States||Thomas Herbert Cheney (1869-1947)|
|Lula E Tyler (1879-)|
|Lena Estella Tyler (1883-)|