Maudie Mae Fears

14 February 1900–3 April 1985 (Age 85)
Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois, United States

The Life of Maudie Mae

When Maudie Mae Fears was born on 14 February 1900, in Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois, United States, her father, Ben Fears, was 30 and her mother, Lu Rude, was 25. She married John Henry Teal on 16 August 1917, in Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died on 3 April 1985, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Teal
Maudie Mae Fears
Marriage: 16 August 1917
Estel Mann Teal
John H Teal
Charles Robert Teal

Spouse and Children

16 August 1917
Harrisburg, Saline, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Ben Fears


    Lu Rude




World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 10

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Fear .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maud Teal in household of John Teal, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maud Fears, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Maude Fears in entry for Estel Teal and Ruby Fern Cardwell, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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