Daniel Paul Tevis

1890–1967 (Age 76)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Daniel Paul

When Daniel Paul Tevis was born on 30 June 1890, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Daniel Churchill Tevis, was 31 and his mother, Adeline Louise Melott, was 26. He married Hester Wade on 16 November 1921, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 21 May 1967, in Palo Alto, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States.

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Daniel Paul Tevis
Hester Wade
Marriage: 16 November 1921
William Wade Tevis
Daniel Churchhill Tevis

Spouse & Children

16 November 1921
St. Louis, Missouri, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Daniel Churchill Tevis


  • Adeline Louise Melott




World Events (8)

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 14

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dan P Tevis in household of Addie M Tevis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Daniel P Louis in household of Daniel C Louis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Paul D Tevis in household of Daniel C Tevis, "United States Census, 1900"

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