Mary L Tedder

April 1860–
Roane, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary L

When Mary L Tedder was born in April 1860, in Roane, Tennessee, United States, her father, William Alonzo Tedder, was 31 and her mother, Louisa Jane Cofer, was 28. She married Joseph L Roberts on 6 February 1878, in Roane, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Joseph L Roberts
1855–1910
Mary L Tedder
1860–
Marriage: 6 February 1878
Vesta Roberts
1882–1910
Frank Browder Roberts
1882–1961
Simeon Napoleon Roberts
1885–
Nina Roberts
1892–1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 February 1878
Roane, Tennessee, United States
children

(4)

    Vesta Roberts

    Female1882–1910Female

    Male1882–1961Male

    Simeon Napoleon Roberts

    Male1885–Male

    Female1892–1945Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Alonzo Tedder

    Male1828–1884Male

    Louisa Jane Cofer

    Female1831–1918Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 2

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 36

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.

Name Meaning

English: possibly from an Old English personal name, þeodhere, composed of elements meaning ‘people’, ‘folk’, ‘nation’ and ‘army’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary L Gedder in household of William A Gedder, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary L M Tedder in household of Wm A Tedder, "United States Census, 1860"
  • ???? L Roberts in household of Joseph L Roberts, "United States Census, 1910"

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