Rufus Edward Teem

1918–1994 (Age 76)
Weiser, Washington, Idaho, United States

The Life of Rufus Edward

When Rufus Edward Teem was born on 9 September 1918, in Weiser, Washington, Idaho, United States, his father, John Robert Teem, was 52 and his mother, Sarah Catherine Irvin, was 47. He married Eva Mae Robins in 1939. He lived in Mesa, Adams, Idaho, United States in 1930. He died on 9 September 1994, at the age of 76, and was buried in Terrebonne, Deschutes, Oregon, United States.

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Rufus Edward Teem
Eva Mae Robins
Marriage: 1939

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Rufy Teems in household of John R Teems, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Rufus Teem, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Rufus Teem, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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