Daniel Edward Tevis

1927–1981 (Age 54)
Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States

The Life of Daniel Edward

When Daniel Edward Tevis was born on 30 June 1927, in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States, his father, Thurman Mills Tevis, was 37 and his mother, Lecta Ramsey, was 35. He married Dorothy Jean Kilgore on 9 June 1950, in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States. He registered for military service in 1946. He died on 11 October 1981, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States.

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Daniel Edward Tevis
Dorothy Jean Kilgore
Marriage: 9 June 1950

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  • Male1927–1981Male

  • Dorothy Jean Kilgore


9 June 1950
Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 4

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 15

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dariel Tevis in household of T M Tevis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Daniel E Tevis in household of Thurmen M Tevis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dan in entry for Mrs Betty M Robinson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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