Tempie Mae Westberry

15 November 1890–5 August 1986 (Age 95)
Wayne, Georgia, United States

The Life of Tempie Mae

When Tempie Mae Westberry was born on 15 November 1890, in Wayne, Georgia, United States, her father, James Randall Westberry, was 46 and her mother, Millzina Bennett, was 42. She married Ralph Lester Reddish on 23 February 1910. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in District 583, Wayne, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 5 August 1986, in Odum, Wayne, Georgia, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Lester Reddish
Tempie Mae Westberry
Marriage: 23 February 1910
Thelma Lauree Reddish
Lester Ralph Reddish
Ralph Lester Reddish
Mary E Reddish
Vernon Reddish
Aline Reddish
Etheline Reddish
Robert Stafford Reddish
Twyla Reddish

Spouse and Children

23 February 1910


    Thelma Lauree Reddish



    Ralph Lester Reddish


    Mary E Reddish


    Vernon Reddish


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Randall Westberry


    Millzina Bennett




+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 3

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swedish Westberg 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Tempie Reddish in household of Ralph L Reddish, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Temfie Reddish in household of Ralph Reddish, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Tempie Reddish in household of Ralph Reddish, "United States Census, 1940"

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