Joan Kay Tefft

Female3 May 1945–16 December 2011

Brief Life History of Joan Kay

When Joan Kay Tefft was born on 3 May 1945, in Denver, Colorado, United States, her father, Elton Jay Tefft, was 29 and her mother, Florence Ridgley, was 25. She died on 16 December 2011, in Lebanon, Smith, Kansas, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Elton Jay Tefft
Florence Ridgley
jay Melville Tefft
Joan Kay Tefft

Sources (3)

  • Joan K Tefft, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Joan K Tefft, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Joan Kay Tefft, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (2)

World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 2

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

1950 · FIS Apline World Ski Championships Held in Aspen

Age 5

On Feb 13 1950, the World Ski Championships is held outside of Europe for the first time. The event is held at Ajax Mountain Ski Resort, in Aspen.


Age 18

President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Taft .

History: This surname was already established in CT and RI by 1715.

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

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