Theresa

1863–
Baden, Germany

The Life of Theresa

Theresa was born in 1863, in Baden, Germany. She lived in Hall Township, Bureau, Illinois, United States in 1920.

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Theresa
1863–
Theodore Green
1851–1931

Spouse & Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864

Age 1

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 33

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.

Name Meaning

The origin of this female name is unsure. It could come from the name Tarasia or the male name Tarasius. Others derive the name Theresa from a Greek word meaning "to hunt." The name might also be derived from Therasia, an island near Crete, or from another island named Therasia first called Lipara and finally Hiera. A nickname is Tracy.

Sources (1)

  • Theresa Green in household of Theodore Green, "United States Census, 1920"

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