John Alexander Tebo

1889–1984 (Age 94)
South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States

The Life of John Alexander

When John Alexander Tebo was born on 22 May 1889, in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, his father, Fredrick K Tebo, was 22 and his mother, May Josephine Ernsberger, was 20. He married Goldie Frances Matson on 19 August 1911, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Granger, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States in 1935. He died on 16 March 1984, in Osceola, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Riverview Cemetery, South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States.

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John Alexander Tebo
Goldie Frances Matson
Marriage: 19 August 1911
Harvey D Tebo
Clyde Russell Tebo

Spouse & Children

  • Male1889–1984Male

  • Goldie Frances Matson


19 August 1911
Indiana, United States


  • Harvey D Tebo


  • Clyde Russell Tebo


Parents & Siblings

  • Fredrick K Tebo


  • May Josephine Ernsberger




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 17

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 27

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

New England spelling of French Thibault .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • John Tebo, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Tebo, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Alexander Tebo, "United States Census, 1940"

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