Francis Alice Keller

11 January 1920–7 January 2010 (Age 89)
Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Francis Alice

When Francis Alice Keller was born on 11 January 1920, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States, her father, Milton Quince Keller, was 42 and her mother, Alice Elizabeth Baker, was 34. She married Millard Filmore Teague on 11 May 1937, in Alexander, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 7 January 2010, in Taylorsville, Alexander, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Millard Filmore Teague
1910–1988
Francis Alice Keller
1920–2010
Marriage: 11 May 1937
Marvin Lee Teague
1937–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 May 1937
Alexander, North Carolina, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German kellaere ‘cellarman’, ‘cellar master’ (Latin cellarius, denoting the keeper of the cella ‘store chamber’, ‘pantry’). Hence an occupational name for the overseer of the stores, accounts, or household in general in, for example, a monastery or castle. Kellers were important as trusted stewards in a great household, and in some cases were promoted to ministerial rank. The surname is widespread throughout central Europe.2 English: either an occupational name for a maker of caps or cauls, from Middle English kellere, or an occupational name for an executioner, from Old English cwellere.3 Irish: reduced form of Kelleher .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Francis Keller, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Alice Francis Keller, "North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000"

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