Mark Teague

1895–1985 (Age 90)
Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Mark

When Mark Teague was born on 24 February 1895, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, his father, William Andrew Teague, was 28 and his mother, Mary Ann Cornelison, was 18. He married Leila Jordan on 4 April 1917, in Leoti, Wichita, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 28 September 1985, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mark Teague
Leila Jordan
Marriage: 4 April 1917
Helen Irene Teague
Derrell Lee Teague
Keith Willis Teague
Maxine Hazel Teague
Robert Dean Teague

Spouse & Children

4 April 1917
Leoti, Wichita, Kansas, United States


  • Female1917–2008Female

  • Derrell Lee Teague


  • Male1920–2008Male

  • Maxine Hazel Teague


  • Robert Dean Teague


Parents & Siblings



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 9

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 24

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Tighe .2 Cornish and Welsh: descriptive nickname for a handsome person, from Cornish tek, Welsh teg ‘fair’, ‘beautiful’. There has been considerable confusion between the Welsh and Irish names, both in Wales and Ireland.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mark Teague, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Mark Teague in household of William A Teague, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mark Teague in household of Charles B Rishel, "United States Census, 1910"

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