Belle Swan Teeter

27 August 1879–26 June 1955 (Age 75)
Delavan, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Belle Swan

When Belle Swan Teeter was born on 27 August 1879, in Delavan, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States, her father, James Harvey Teeter, was 26 and her mother, Hattie Ellen Murray, was 20. She married Henry Peter Hare on 20 February 1906, in Walworth, Wisconsin, United States. She lived in Rock, Wisconsin, United States in 1879 and Clinton, Rock, Wisconsin Territory, United States in 1880. She died on 26 June 1955, at the age of 75, and was buried in Richmond, Walworth, Wisconsin Territory, United States.

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Henry Peter Hare
Belle Swan Teeter
Marriage: 20 February 1906

Spouse and Children

20 February 1906
Walworth, Wisconsin, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Harvey Teeter


    Hattie Ellen Murray






    Murray Smith Teeter


    Howard Sylvester Teeter


    James Gaylord Teeter


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 4

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Dieter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Belle Hare in household of Ambrose B Hare, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Bell Hare in household of Henry Hare, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Belle Hare in household of Henry Hare, "United States Census, 1920"

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