Delilah Ann Tevis

1742–1830 (Age 88)
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America

The Life of Delilah Ann

When Delilah Ann Tevis was born in 1742, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, British Colonial America, her father, Robert Tevis Sr., was 33 and her mother, Margaret Treadway, was 29. She married Adam Porter in 1761, in Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She died in 1830, in Bath, Virginia, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Millboro Springs, Bath, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Delilah Ann Tevis
1742–1830
Adam Porter
1742–1823
Marriage: 1761
Ann Porter
1763–
Lewis Porter
1784–
Malinda Porter
1786–
Mary Porter
1764–1839
Robert Peter Porter
1768–1845
Rezin Porter
1769–
Margaret Porter
1772–1840
Amelia Porter
1774–1847
Adam Porter II
1776–1851
Benjamin Porter
1779–
Joshua Porter
1782–1824
Ruth Porter
1784–1790
John Porter
1786–1853

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1761
Maryland, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(19)

  • Peter Tevis

    Male1733–1816Male

  • Anne Tevis

    Female1737–1796Female

  • Francis Wells

    Female1737–1769Female

  • Female1739–1769Female

  • Male1740–1798Male

+14 More Children

World Events (8)

1745 · Baltimore Town and Jonestown Merge

Age 3

On September 28, 1745, Jonestown and Baltimore Town merged together and became Baltimore Town.
1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 16

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1768 · Baltimore County Courthouse Built

Age 26

In 1768, construction on the Baltimore County Courthouse in downtown Baltimore. It was the first of three that were built in the area around Calvert Street.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Delilah Ann Tevis Porter, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Delilah Ann Tevis -

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