Gentry "Stanton" Teeters

22 August 1842–15 August 1929 (Age 86)
Hamilton, Indiana, United States

The Life of Gentry "Stanton"

When Gentry "Stanton" Teeters was born on 22 August 1842, in Hamilton, Indiana, United States, his father, Samuel Stanton Teeters, was 31 and his mother, Susannah Castor, was 19. He married Mary Ann Littell in 1863. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. He lived in Wayne Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States for about 20 years and Stony Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died on 15 August 1929, in Fishersburg, Madison, Indiana, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wayne Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gentry "Stanton" Teeters
1842–1929
Mary Ann Littell
1840–1923
Marriage: 1863
Charles Teeters
1861–
George Teeters
1869–
Enoch Earl Teeters
1870–1944
William Teeters
1873–
Frank Sidney Teeters
1879–1975
E "Anum" Teeters
1882–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1863
children

(6)

    Charles Teeters

    Male1861–Male

    George Teeters

    Male1869–Male

    Male1870–1944Male

    William Teeters

    Male1873–Male

    Male1879–1975Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 9

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1865

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Variant of Teeter , with the addition of -s, a common feature of adapted German surnames in the U.S.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stanton Teter in household of Abraham Teter, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Stanton Teeters in household of Abraham Teeters, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Stanton Teeters, "United States Census, 1920"

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