John Robert Teem

1866–1957 (Age 91)
Brasstown, Clay, North Carolina, United States

The Life of John Robert

When John Robert Teem was born on 3 February 1866, in Brasstown, Clay, North Carolina, United States, his father, Leander Miles Teem, was 38 and his mother, Mary Woods Gilbert, was 36. He married Sarah Catherine Irvin on 29 September 1887. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Adams, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Foster Election Precinct, Linn, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 10 June 1957, in Sweet Home, Linn, Oregon, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Sweet Home, Linn, Oregon, United States.

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John Robert Teem
Sarah Catherine Irvin
Marriage: 29 September 1887
Margaret Mary Teem
George William Teem
John Robert Teem
Edward Earl Teem
James Henry Teem
Samantha Ann Teem
Lula Zora Teem
Leander Franklin Teem
Benjamin Hazen Teem
Joseph Albert Teem
Roy Raymond Teem
Catherine Eleanor Teem
Rufus Edward Teem

Spouse & Children

29 September 1887


+8 More Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Alvin Teem


  • Edward Teem


  • Mary Teem


  • Sarah A. Teem


  • Nancy Adaline Teem


+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 11

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch and German Thiem , possibly of Thieme and also of German Diehm or Diem .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Robert S Teems in household of Sander Teems, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Robert Teems, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John R Teems, "United States Census, 1930"

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