John Columbus Teter

13 January 1866–7 October 1891 (Age 25)
Scotland, Missouri, United States

The Life of John Columbus

When John Columbus Teter was born on 13 January 1866, in Scotland, Missouri, United States, his father, Meshach Teter, was 45 and his mother, Sarah B Sedam, was 27. He married Effie Sanora Baker on 27 February 1889, in Scotland, Jasper, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Harrison Township, Scotland, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 7 October 1891, at the age of 25, and was buried in Scotland, Missouri, United States.

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John Columbus Teter
Effie Sanora Baker
Marriage: 27 February 1889
Nellie Maude Teter

Spouse and Children

27 February 1889
Scotland, Jasper, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Meshach Teter


    Sarah B Sedam




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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 9

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Deter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J C Teler in household of Ma* Teler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Teter in household of Mashack Teter, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John G Teter, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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