Daniel M. Tevis

1823–1871 (Age 48)
Bracken, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Daniel M.

When Daniel M. Tevis was born on 30 August 1823, in Bracken, Kentucky, United States, his father, Daniel Hazelton Tevis, was 28 and his mother, Phoebe Scott, was 25. He married Sarah Ann Mann on 26 January 1848, in Rush, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Rush, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Crooked Creek Township, Jasper, Illinois, United States in 1860. He died on 6 December 1871, in Rose Hill, Jasper, Illinois, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Yale, Jasper, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel M. Tevis
Sarah Ann Mann
Marriage: 26 January 1848
Celestia Eliza Tevis
Adelia Tevis
Armilda Ann Tevis
Adalaska Tevis

Spouse & Children

26 January 1848
Rush, Indiana, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Daniel Hazelton Tevis


  • Phoebe Scott




  • Sarah Ann Tevis


  • Robert Tevis


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  • Mary Elizabeth Tevis


  • Melissa Tevis


+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 2

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 13

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Danl M Lewis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Daniel M Tevis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Daniel M Levis, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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