Daniel Webster Berkeley Tevis

1834–1905 (Age 70)
Boonville, Cooper, Missouri, United States

The Life of Daniel Webster Berkeley

When Daniel Webster Berkeley Tevis was born on 21 October 1834, in Boonville, Cooper, Missouri, United States, his father, Simeon Perry Tevis, was 28 and his mother, Emily Berkeley, was 21. He married Juliett Sarah Waddell on 24 November 1863, in Lafayette, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Cooper, Missouri, United States in 1850. He died on 1 February 1905, in Lexington, Lafayette, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Machpelah Cemetery, Lexington, Lafayette, Missouri, United States.

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Daniel Webster Berkeley Tevis
Juliett Sarah Waddell
Marriage: 24 November 1863
Susan Alice Tevis
William W. Tevis
Emma K. Tevis
Irving Simeon Tevis
Mary E. Tevis
Anna Maud Tevis

Spouse & Children

24 November 1863
Lafayette, Missouri, United States


  • Susan Alice Tevis


  • William W. Tevis


  • Emma K. Tevis


  • Irving Simeon Tevis


  • Female1876–Female

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Simeon Perry Tevis


  • Emily Berkeley




  • Edward Tevis


  • Male1834–1905Male

  • Theobald Tevis


  • Nestor Clay Tevis


  • Jeremiah H Tevis


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 4

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.

Age 26

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • D W B Tevis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Daniel Tevis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daniel Tevis in household of Simon P Tevis, "United States Census, 1850"

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