William Harrison Teem

12 March 1890–26 March 1969 (Age 79)
Macon, North Carolina, United States

The Life of William Harrison

When William Harrison Teem was born on 12 March 1890, in Macon, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Absolum Teem, was 27 and his mother, Lydia Josefine Keener, was 32. He married Lula Jane Crisp on 20 October 1910, in Macon, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ellijay Township, Macon, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Ellijay, Macon, North Carolina, United States in 1920. He died on 26 March 1969, in Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Harrison Teem
1890–1969
Lula Jane Crisp
1889–1978
Marriage: 20 October 1910
Blanche Elizabeth Teem
1911–1993
Herman William Teems
1916–1979
Eugenia May Teem
1919–1997
George Warren Teem
1921–1988
Ruby Parazittie Teem
1924–2003
John Earl Teem
1927–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 October 1910
Macon, North Carolina, United States
children

(6)

    Female1911–1993Female

    Herman William Teems

    Male1916–1979Male

    Eugenia May Teem

    Female1919–1997Female

    George Warren Teem

    Male1921–1988Male

    Female1924–2003Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Absolum Teem

    Male1862–1937Male

    Lydia Josefine Keener

    Female1857–1894Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 7

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch and German Thiem , possibly of Thieme and also of German Diehm or Diem .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Teem, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William H Teems in household of John Teems, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Will Teem, "United States Census, 1940"

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