Levi Teets1,2,3,4

M, b. 21 May 1825, d. 22 December 1893
RelationshipGrandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Levi Teets was born on 21 May 1825 in Brandonville, Preston, West Virginia.5,6,7,8,9,10 He was the son of Jacob Teets and Mary Barbara Miller. Levi Teets married Scottie Virginia Wilson in 1845 in Lost River, Hardy, Virginia.11,12 Levi Teets died on 22 December 1893 at age 68.9,13 He was buried after 22 December 1893 in Aurora, Preston, West Virginia.9,13
Last Edited13 Apr 2017
Father*Jacob Teets b. c 1787, d. bt 1861 - 1870
Mother*Mary Barbara Miller b. 9 Mar 1788, d. bt 1860 - 1870

Children of Levi Teets and Scottie Virginia Wilson

Citations

  1. [S154] West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) Library: The History of the Teets Family by Boone and Greta Teets Proudfoot. See email to John Teets from Les Carpenter, subject: Re: Cousins, dated 12/24/2004, Jacob and Barbara Lydia Teets had 13 children.
  2. [S13] Census: 1860 Hardy, Virginia, p. 30.
  3. [S173] Census: 1870 Hardy, West Virginia, p. 10.
  4. [S12] Census: 1850, Hardy, Virginia.
  5. [S12] Census: 1850, Hardy, Virginia, District 23, August 16, 1850, HH#428-435
    Teets, Levi, 24, VA
    Scotia, 23, VA
    Maria C., 4, VA
    Miranda F., 2, VA
    David W., 1/12, VA.
  6. [S13] Census: 1860 Hardy, Virginia, District 1, June 19, 1860, HH#201-205 (next to Jacob Tetes)
    head Teets, Levi, 33, VA
    wife Scottie, 33, VA
    daughter Maria C., 12, VA
    daughter Miranda F., 10, VA
    son David W., 7, VA
    son Jacob M., 6, VA
    daughter Rachel V., 4, VA
    daughter Eliza A., 3, VA
    son Levi C., 4/12, VA
    Rachel Wilson, 24, VA (domestic).
  7. [S173] Census: 1870 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, July 28, 1870, HH#70-71
    Teets, Levi, 45, farmer, VA
    Scotta, 44, VA
    Miranda, 22, VA
    David W., 20, VA
    Jacob M., 18, VA
    Rachel, 16, VA
    Eliza, 14, VA
    Levi C., 12, VA
    Susan, 8, VA
    James, 6, VA
    Laben E., 4, VA
    Benjamin, 6/12, VA.
  8. [S690] Census: 1880 Garrett, Maryland, Ryans Glade, District 100, June 26, 1880, HH#131-155
    Teetes [Teets], Levi, 55, farmer, VA VA VA
    Scottie V., 53, keeping house, VA VA VA
    [sharing house with John J. Haas family, HH#131-156]
    Haas, John J., 32, painter, WV WV WV
    daughter Miranda, 32, at home, WV WV WV
    daughter Rachel V., 24, WV WV WV
    daughter Eliza A., 22, WV WV WV
    son Levi C., 20, WV WV WV
    daughter Susan R., 18, WV WV WV
    son James R., 15, WV WV WV
    son Labon E., 12, WV WV WV
    son Benjamin F., 10, WV WV WV
    grandson Branson L., 5, WV WV WV
    grandson Levi H., 2, WV WV WV.
  9. [S590] Book: "In Remembrance", Vol II, Tombstone Readings of Preston County, West Virginia, Janice Cale Sisler, 1997, Aurora Cemetery, Union District, located off Co. Rt. 53 & 53/4 at Aurora, behind the Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church. P.33
    Teets, Levi, May 21, 1825 - Dec 22, 1883, h/o Scottie V.
  10. [S171] Mary K. Myers Teets, Journal, Descendants of Jacob Teets, dated 5/23/2003.
  11. [S170] Ashley R. Teets, email to John Teets, R.e. Teets Genealogy, dated 1/3/2005.
  12. [S171] Mary K. Myers Teets, Journal, Descendants of Jacob Teets, dated 5/23/2003. States marriage 1845 in Lost River, Hardy, West Virginia.
  13. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Levi Teets
    Birth:  May 21, 1825
    Death:  Dec. 22, 1893
     
    Family links: 
     Spouse:
      Scottie V. Wilson Teets (1826 - 1908)
     
     Children:
      Miranda Francis Teets Haas (1848 - 1934)*
     
    *Calculated relationship
     
    Note: w/ Scottie V.
     
    Burial:
    Aurora Cemetery
    Aurora
    Preston County
    West Virginia, USA
     
    Created by: D. G. Keener
    Record added: Nov 26, 2008
    Find A Grave Memorial# 31734481.
  14. [S174] Census: 1880 Hardy, West Virginia, p. 21, living with Jacob Teets, Sr, next door to Jacob Teets, Jr., John Teets, and Laban Teets.
  15. [S171] Mary K. Myers Teets, Journal, Descendants of Jacob Teets, dated 5/23/2003, p. 3.

Catherine "Kate" Teets1,2,3,4,5

F, b. 25 February 1827, d. 26 August 1908
RelationshipGranddaughter of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Catherine "Kate" Teets was born on 25 February 1827 in Barbour, (West) Virginia.2,3,4,6,7 She was the daughter of Jacob Teets and Mary Barbara Miller. Catherine "Kate" Teets was born between 1831 and 1832.8 She married Noah Lantz, son of Henry Lantz and Elizabeth Radabaugh, on 19 November 1846 in Barbour, West Virginia.1,9,10 Catherine "Kate" Teets died on 26 August 1908 at age 81.2
Last Edited18 Mar 2012
Father*Jacob Teets b. c 1787, d. bt 1861 - 1870
Mother*Mary Barbara Miller b. 9 Mar 1788, d. bt 1860 - 1870

Children of Catherine "Kate" Teets and Noah Lantz

     Catherine "Kate" Teets was also known as Katherine Teets.11 She and Noah Lantz appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Barbour, Virginia, enumerated 6 September 1850. Their children Elizabeth, Virginia and Columbia were listed as living with them.3

Citations

  1. [S131] Marriage Records: Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850, 19 November 1846 Barbour County, Virginia
    Noah Lance and Catherine Teets.
  2. [S2712] Ancestry.com: U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, Name: Kate Teets
    SAR Membership: 93885
    Birth Date: 25 Feb 1827
    Death Date: 26 Aug 1908
    Spouse: Noah Lance
    Children: Rebecca Lantz.
  3. [S426] Census: 1850, Barbour, Virginia, District 5, September 6, 1850, HH#886-886
    Lantz, Noah, 27, farmer, VA
    Catherine, 23, VA
    Elizabeth, 3, Va
    Virginia, 2, VA
    Columbia, 2/12, VA
    Tetes, Martin, 18, farmer, VA.
  4. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Philippi, October 25, 1860, HH#1177-1177
    Lantz, Noah, 38, farmer, VA
    Catherine, ?6, VA
    Elizabeth, 13, VA
    Virginia, 12, VA
    Columbia, 11, VA
    Barbary E., 8, VA
    Isaac M., 6, VA
    Marion, 3, VA
    Rebecca A., 2, VA
    Noah, 6/12, VA.
  5. [S154] West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) Library: The History of the Teets Family by Boone and Greta Teets Proudfoot. See email to John Teets from Les Carpenter, subject: Re: Cousins, dated 12/24/2004, Jacob and Barbara Lydia Teets had 13 children.
  6. [S216] Census: 1870 Barbour, West Virginia, Union, October 25, 1870, HH#136-136
    Lance, Noah, 46, farmer, VA
    Catherine, 43, keeping house, VA
    Columbia, 20, VA
    Rebecca A., 11, VA
    Noah, 10, VA
    General Lee, 7, VA
    Perry, 5, VA
    Genetta, 3, WV
    Austin M., 2, WV
    Birdy, 3/12, WV.
  7. [S218] Census: 1880 Barbour, West Virginia, Union, District 73, June 24, 1880, HH#226-226
    Lance, Catherine, 56, keeping house, WV WV WV
    son Noah, 20, works on farm, WV WV WV
    son General Lee, 17, WV WV WV
    son Perry, 15, WV WV WV
    daughter Jennette, 13, WV WV WV
    son Austin N., 12, WV WV WV
    daughter Birdie, 10, WV WV WV.
  8. [S41] Cemetery Readings: Buckhannon and Warren District Cemetery Readings, Upshur County Historical Society, 1998, Reger Chapel Cemetery - Buckhannon District. These readings were compiled by Brad Phillips and Kyle Helmick. They are recorded in the "History of Atlas, West Virginia and Vicinity". The death records for unmarked graves were checked at the Upshur County Court House Oct 1990 by Karon King.
    Teets, Catherine, d. Jan 2, 1899 age 67 yrs [calc born 1831-32].
  9. [S42] RootsWeb: Moore & Lantz, Stan Moore.
  10. [S136] RootsWeb.com: DESCENDANTS OF HANS GEORGE LANTZ, http://www.rootsweb.com/~hcpd/norman/LANTZ, DESCENDANTS OF HANS GEORGE LANTZ.
  11. [S933] David Firl Teets, per email Cindy Teets, e-mail address, email to John Teets, 2/3/2007, teets
    attached Ancestry Chart from Allegheny Regional Family Historic Society
    P.O. Box 1804
    Elkins, WV 26241.

Joseph "Joe" Teets1

M, b. circa 1808
RelationshipGrandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Joseph "Joe" Teets married Anna "Ann" (?)2 Joseph "Joe" Teets was born circa 1808 in Virginia.3,4,5,6,2,7 He was the son of Jacob Teets and Mary Barbara Miller.
Last Edited31 Mar 2012
Father*Jacob Teets b. c 1787, d. bt 1861 - 1870
Mother*Mary Barbara Miller b. 9 Mar 1788, d. bt 1860 - 1870

Children of Joseph "Joe" Teets and Anna "Ann" (?)

     Joseph "Joe" Teets lived in Barbour, West Virginia.1 He was probably the male under age 10 listed in the household of his father, Jacob Teets, in the 1810 Federal Census of Monongalia, Virginia.3

Citations

  1. [S154] West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) Library: The History of the Teets Family by Boone and Greta Teets Proudfoot. See email to John Teets from Les Carpenter, subject: Re: Cousins, dated 12/24/2004, Jacob and Barbara Lydia Teets had 13 children.
  2. [S12] Census: 1850, Hardy, Virginia, District 23, August 31, 1850, HH#677-685
    Teets, Joseph, 42, farmer, VA
    Ann, 42, VA
    Margaret, 20, VA
    Sarah, 16, VA
    Elizabeth, 12, VA
    Noah, 10, VA
    Lucinda, 6, VA.
  3. [S876] Census: 1810 Monongalia, Virginia, Household of Henry Teets:
    Free white males:
    1 under 10,
    4 10-15,
    2 16-25,
    0 26-44,
    1 over 45
    Free white females:
    1 under 10,
    1 10-15,
    2 16-25
    1 26-44
    1 over 45
    ON THE SAME CENSUS PAGE:
    Jacob Teets
    Free white males:
    1 under 10,
    0 10-15,
    1 16-25,
    0 26-44,
    0 over 45
    Free white females:
    1 under 10,
    0 10-15,
    2 15-25,
    0 26-44,
    0 over 45.
  4. [S2798] Census: 1820 Preston, Virginia, [Note: Henry and four sons lived side-by-side in 1820, including Adam, John, Jacob, and Michael]
    Name: Jacob Teater
    Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Preston, Virginia
    Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 4
    Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
    Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 16: 7
    Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 9
    Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 9.
  5. [S853] Census: 1830 Shenandoah, Virginia, Western District
    1 male 20-30 [Joseph Teets]
    1 female 20-30 [Ann]
    1 female under 5 [Margaret?].
  6. [S2587] Census: 1840 Hardy, Virgiinia, Name: Joseph Lata
    [Joseph Tate]
    [author believes Joseph Teets]
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Hardy, Virginia
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
    Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 5
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 7
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 7.
  7. [S640] Book: "Union and Confederate Soldiers and Sympathizers of Barbour County, West Virginia, John W. Shafer, 2005, printed for Clearfield Company, Inc. by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, Maryland 2005, p, 199, Teets, Noah, Enl. Co. K., 31st Va Inf. 5-28-61; ddes 7-61; drafted 2-65, never inducted. $N/G,; b. Hardy Co, W. Va. 1840, came to Barbour County 1861. Married Julian Oster 1862; living Barbour 1880. Son of Joseph and Ann Teets; parents and grandparents b. Va.
  8. [S2745] Marriage Records: WV Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Name: Simon Winons
    Gender: Male
    Birth Date: abt 1834
    Age: 22
    Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Teteo
    Spouse Gender: Female
    Spouse Age: 18
    Marriage Date: 13 Mar 1856
    Marriage Place: Barbour, West Virginia
    Father's Name: Benj
    Mother's Name: Catharine
    Spouse Father's Name: Joseph
    Spouse Mother's Name: Anna.

Wanda Joan Sweitzer1

F
     Wanda Joan Sweitzer is the daughter of Robert Wesley Sweitzer and Glenna May Harvey.1
Last Edited22 Oct 2006
Father*Robert Wesley Sweitzer1 b. 25 Sep 1913, d. 3 Mar 1989
Mother*Glenna May Harvey1 b. 2 May 1923

Citations

  1. [S854] Charles W. Harvey, email to John Teets, 10/22/2006, Charles Glen Teets.

Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets1,2,3,4,5

F, b. circa 1810, d. after 1880
RelationshipGranddaughter of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets was born circa 1810 in Virginia.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Jacob Teets and Mary Barbara Miller. Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets married Jacob Whetzel, son of John Whetzel, on 15 June 1831.6 Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets died after 1880.4
Last Edited27 Oct 2012
Father*Jacob Teets b. c 1787, d. bt 1861 - 1870
Mother*Mary Barbara Miller b. 9 Mar 1788, d. bt 1860 - 1870

Children of Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets and Jacob Whetzel

     Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets was also known as Mary Ann Whetzel.7 Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets also went by the name of Ann.8 She was probably the female under age 10 listed in the household of her father, Jacob Teets, in the 1810 Federal Census of Monongalia, Virginia.9 She was probably the female age 16 to 26 listed in the household of her father, Jacob Teets, in the 1820 Federal Census.10

Citations

  1. [S12] Census: 1850, Hardy, Virginia, District 23, August 20, 1850, HH#479-486
    Whetzell, Jacob, 45, farmer, VA
    Ann, 39, VA
    Benjamin, 19, VA
    Betsey Ann, 18, VA
    Nordacai, 13, VA
    Christina, 12, VA
    Sanford, 10, VA
    William, 8, VA
    Mary C., 6, VA
    Louisa, 3, VA
    Martha Jane, 1, VA
    William, 4/12, VA.
  2. [S13] Census: 1860 Hardy, Virginia, Lost River, District 1, June 19, 1860, HH#105-199
    Whetzel, Jacob, 60
    Mary A., 55
    Mordecai, 24
    Sanford, 20
    Catharine, 16
    Louisa, 12
    Jane, 10
    Barbara, 6
    Anthony 4.
  3. [S173] Census: 1870 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, August 4, 1870, HH#239-232
    Whetzel, Jacob, 60, laborer, VA
    Ann, 60, keeping house, VA
    Mary C., 26, at home, VA
    Anthony, 16, VA
    Barbary, 20, VA.
  4. [S174] Census: 1880 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, District 37, June 11-12, 1880, HH#159-163
    Whetzel, Jacob, 79, VA Unk Unk
    wife Annie, 77, VA VA VA
    son Wm, 30, works on farm, VA VA VA
    son Anthony, 20, works on farm, VA VA VA
    daughter Catherine, 38, VA VA VA
    grandson Ransey, 5, WV VA VA.
  5. [S154] West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) Library: The History of the Teets Family by Boone and Greta Teets Proudfoot. See email to John Teets from Les Carpenter, subject: Re: Cousins, dated 12/24/2004, Names Anna Teets.
  6. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, June 15, 1831, Hardy County
    Jacob Whetzel
    Anne Teets.
  7. [S1583] Wanda Brewer, WILLIAM S WHETSEL (JACOB, JOHN) was born 1842 in VA1. He married
    SUSAN Abt. 1873. She was born 1854.

    More About WILLIAM S WHETSEL:

    Children of WILLIAM WHETSEL and SUSAN are:
    i. ANGELINE4 WHETSEL1, b. 1874.
    ii. FRANK S WHETSEL1, b. 1874.
    iii. VIRGINIA WHETSEL1, b. 1875.

    William' father and mother were Jacob and Mary Ann Teets.
  8. [S171] Mary K. Myers Teets, Journal, Descendants of Jacob Teets, dated 5/23/2003.
  9. [S876] Census: 1810 Monongalia, Virginia, Household of Henry Teets:
    Free white males:
    1 under 10,
    4 10-15,
    2 16-25,
    0 26-44,
    1 over 45
    Free white females:
    1 under 10,
    1 10-15,
    2 16-25
    1 26-44
    1 over 45
    ON THE SAME CENSUS PAGE:
    Jacob Teets
    Free white males:
    1 under 10,
    0 10-15,
    1 16-25,
    0 26-44,
    0 over 45
    Free white females:
    1 under 10,
    0 10-15,
    2 15-25,
    0 26-44,
    0 over 45.
  10. [S2798] Census: 1820 Preston, Virginia, [Note: Henry and four sons lived side-by-side in 1820, including Adam, John, Jacob, and Michael]
    Name: Jacob Teater
    Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Preston, Virginia
    Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 4
    Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
    Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 16: 7
    Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 9
    Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 9.
  11. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, February 24, 1859 in Lost River, Hardy County, Virginia by Thomas Cotterill
    Miller, Ambrose, 23, single, b. Shenandoah County, Virginia, s/o Phillip and Mary Miller
    Whetzel, Christeny, 22, single, b. Hardy County, Virginia, d/o Jacob and Ann Whetzel.

Jacob Whetzel

M, b. circa 1810
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Jacob Whetzel was born circa 1810 in Virginia.2,3,4,5 He was the son of John Whetzel.1 Jacob Whetzel married Mary Anna "Ann/Annie" Teets, daughter of Jacob Teets and Mary Barbara Miller, on 15 June 1831.6
Last Edited27 Oct 2012
Father*John Whetzel1

Citations

  1. [S1583] Wanda Brewer, WILLIAM S WHETSEL (JACOB, JOHN) was born 1842 in VA1. He married
    SUSAN Abt. 1873. She was born 1854.

    More About WILLIAM S WHETSEL:

    Children of WILLIAM WHETSEL and SUSAN are:
    i. ANGELINE4 WHETSEL1, b. 1874.
    ii. FRANK S WHETSEL1, b. 1874.
    iii. VIRGINIA WHETSEL1, b. 1875.

    William' father and mother were Jacob and Mary Ann Teets.
  2. [S12] Census: 1850, Hardy, Virginia, District 23, August 20, 1850, HH#479-486
    Whetzell, Jacob, 45, farmer, VA
    Ann, 39, VA
    Benjamin, 19, VA
    Betsey Ann, 18, VA
    Nordacai, 13, VA
    Christina, 12, VA
    Sanford, 10, VA
    William, 8, VA
    Mary C., 6, VA
    Louisa, 3, VA
    Martha Jane, 1, VA
    William, 4/12, VA.
  3. [S13] Census: 1860 Hardy, Virginia, Lost River, District 1, June 19, 1860, HH#105-199
    Whetzel, Jacob, 60
    Mary A., 55
    Mordecai, 24
    Sanford, 20
    Catharine, 16
    Louisa, 12
    Jane, 10
    Barbara, 6
    Anthony 4.
  4. [S173] Census: 1870 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, August 4, 1870, HH#239-232
    Whetzel, Jacob, 60, laborer, VA
    Ann, 60, keeping house, VA
    Mary C., 26, at home, VA
    Anthony, 16, VA
    Barbary, 20, VA.
  5. [S174] Census: 1880 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, District 37, June 11-12, 1880, HH#159-163
    Whetzel, Jacob, 79, VA Unk Unk
    wife Annie, 77, VA VA VA
    son Wm, 30, works on farm, VA VA VA
    son Anthony, 20, works on farm, VA VA VA
    daughter Catherine, 38, VA VA VA
    grandson Ransey, 5, WV VA VA.
  6. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, June 15, 1831, Hardy County
    Jacob Whetzel
    Anne Teets.
  7. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, February 24, 1859 in Lost River, Hardy County, Virginia by Thomas Cotterill
    Miller, Ambrose, 23, single, b. Shenandoah County, Virginia, s/o Phillip and Mary Miller
    Whetzel, Christeny, 22, single, b. Hardy County, Virginia, d/o Jacob and Ann Whetzel.

Sophia Teets1

F, b. circa 1834, d. before 1873
RelationshipGranddaughter of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Sophia Teets was born circa 1834 in Virginia.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Jacob Teets and Mary Barbara Miller.2 Sophia Teets married David Foy, son of John Foy and Barbara (?), on 2 February 1854 in Barbour, Virginia.5,6,7 Sophia Teets died before 1873 in West Virginia.8,9
Last Edited18 Mar 2012
Father*Jacob Teets2 b. c 1787, d. bt 1861 - 1870
Mother*Mary Barbara Miller b. 9 Mar 1788, d. bt 1860 - 1870

Children of Sophia Teets and David Foy

     Sophia Teets was also known as Mary Teets.10,11 She appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Hardy, Virginia, in the household of her parents, Jacob Teets and Mary Barbara Miller.2

Citations

  1. [S154] West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) Library: The History of the Teets Family by Boone and Greta Teets Proudfoot. See email to John Teets from Les Carpenter, subject: Re: Cousins, dated 12/24/2004, Names Sophia Teets.
  2. [S12] Census: 1850, Hardy, Virginia, District 123, August 19, 1850, HH#470-477
    head, Jacob Deets, 63, VA
    wife Barbara, 63, VA
    daughter Sophia, 16, VA.
  3. [S148] Census: 1860 Barbour, Virginia, Philippi, October 6, 1860, HH#1259-1259
    Foy, David, 30, VA
    Sophia, 26, VA
    John W., 4, VA
    Daniel, 3, VA
    Barbara, 75, VA
    [still 2 doors from Daniel Teets].
  4. [S216] Census: 1870 Barbour, West Virginia, Belington, Barker, September 27, 1870, HH#29-29
    Foy, David, 40, farmer, VA
    Sophia, 36, keeping house, VA
    John W., 13, VA
    Daniel C., 11, VA
    Sarah E., 9, VA
    Mary V., 6, WV
    Jacob L., 4, WV
    Martha J., 2, WV
    Babe, 6/12, WV.
  5. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 2, February 2, 1854 in Barbour County, Virginia
    Foy, David, 23, single, b. Lewis County, Virginia, resides Barbour County, Virginia, s/o John Foy
    Tetes [Teets], Sophia, 20, single, b. Shenandoah County, Virginia, resides Barbour County, Virginia, d/o Jacob Tetes.
  6. [S2745] Marriage Records: WV Marriages Index, 1785-1971, Name: Sophia Tetes
    Gender: Female
    Birth Date: abt 1834
    Age: 20
    Spouse's Name: David Foy
    Spouse Gender: Male
    Spouse Age: 23
    Marriage Date: 2 Feb 1854
    Marriage Place: Barbour, West Virginia
    Father's Name: Jacob Tetes
    Spouse Father's Name: John Foy.
  7. [S216] Census: 1870 Barbour, West Virginia, Barker District, HH#29-29, David Foy household.
  8. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, June 5, 1873 in Barbour County, West Virginia by Joseph Teter
    [license on June 2, 1873]
    Foy, David, 40, b. Harrison County, West Virginia, resides Barbour County, West Virginia
    McCauley, E. E., 32, b. Barbour County, West Virginia, resides Barbour County, West Virginia.
  9. [S218] Census: 1880 Barbour, West Virginia, Barker, District 72, June 8-9, 1880, HH#91-97
    Foy, David, 52, farm laborer, VA MD VA
    wife Elizabeth O., 40, keeping house, VA VA VA
    daughter Sarah, 18, VA VA VA
    daughter Mary V., 18, VA VA VA
    son Jacob L., 13, WV VA VA
    daughter Martha J., 11, WV VA VA
    son Joseph C., 9, WV VA VA
    daughter Heksah A., 5, WV VA VA
    son Noah W., 4, WV VA VA
    daughter Sophia, 3, WV VA VA
    daughter Ethel T., 11/12, WV VA VA.
  10. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Mary V. Lesure, born June 7, 1862 in West Virginia, age 66y 5m 4d, married, w/o John Edmonds, d/o David Foy (West Virginia) and Mary Teets (West Virginia), died November 11, 1928 in Stonewall Park, Clark District, Harrison County, West Virginia. Informant Henry Vest (Stonewall Park). Buried November 13, 1928 in Talbott Cemetery, Barbour County, West Virginia by Davis Undertaker Co. of Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia.
  11. [S2737] Death Records: West Virginia Death Index, 1853-1973, Name: Mary V. Lesure
    [Mary V. Foy]
    Birth Date: 7 Jun 1862
    Birth Place: West Virginia
    Death Date: 1 Nov 1928
    Death Place: Stonewall Park, Harrison Co., West Virginia
    Burial Date: 13 Nov 1928
    Burial Place: Talbott Cemetery
    Death Age: 66 years 5 months 4 days
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Father Name: David Foy
    Mother Name: Mary Teets
    FHL Film Number: 847172.
  12. [S2791] Death Records: West Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1854-1932, Name: Foy
    Gender: Male
    Burial Date:
    Burial Place:
    Death Date: 01 Feb 1859
    Death Place: Barbour Co., Va.
    Age: 0
    Birth Date: 01 Feb 1859
    Birthplace: Barbour Co., Va.
    Occupation:
    Race: White
    Marital Status:
    Spouse's Name:
    Father's Name: David Foy
    Father's Birthplace:
    Mother's Name: Sophia
    Mother's Birthplace:
    Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B54976-5
    System Origin: West Virginia-EASy
    Source Film Number: 34484
    Reference Number:.
  13. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Unnamed Female Foy, stillborn, November 23, 1865 in Barbour County, West Virginia, d/o David and Sophia Foy.

Jacob Teets1,2

M, b. 16 April 1852, d. 16 November 1927
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
Jacob Teets, b. 1852
     Jacob Teets was born on 13 April 1852.5 He was born on 16 April 1852 in Lost River, Hardy, West Virginia.6,7,8,9,10,11,12 He was the son of Jacob Teets Sr. and Barbara "Barbary" Wilson.3,4 Jacob Teets married Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" See, daughter of Oliver Jackson See and Caroline (?), on 31 October 1874 in Hardy, West Virginia.13,14,15 Jacob Teets died on 16 November 1927 in Hardy, West Virginia, at age 75.16,17,15,6,18,19 He was buried on 17 November 1927 in Lost City, Hardy, West Virginia.15,16,19
Last Edited29 Sep 2009
Father*Jacob Teets Sr.3,4 b. 18 Jul 1815, d. 9 Feb 1892
Mother*Barbara "Barbary" Wilson3 b. 6 Nov 1816, d. 8 Apr 1889

Children of Jacob Teets and Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" See

Citations

  1. [S154] West Virginia Wesleyan College (WVWC) Library: The History of the Teets Family by Boone and Greta Teets Proudfoot. See email to John Teets from Les Carpenter, subject: Re: Cousins, dated 12/24/2004, Names Jacob Teets, lived in Hardy County.
  2. [S174] Census: 1880 Hardy, West Virginia, p. 21.
  3. [S171] Mary K. Myers Teets, Journal, Descendants of Jacob Teets, dated 5/23/2003.
  4. [S13] Census: 1860 Hardy, Virginia, Listed under Jacob Tetes.
  5. [S607] Book: Diary of James Edward Teets, Handley Library in Winchester, Virginia (in the archives). Transcribed by Veronica Smith, October 20-30, 2005. Diary information from copies found at library. 80pp., Jacob Teets was born April the 13th 1852.
  6. [S547] Cemetery Records: Hardy County, West Virginia, by James Bradley Heishman, 1980, Jacob Teets, (h/o Mary E. Teets) 1852-1927.
  7. [S173] Census: 1870 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, July 25, 1870, HH#23-23
    head Teats, Jacob, 55, VA
    wife Barbary, 53, VA
    daughter Sarah, 18, VA
    daughter Cavila, 16 [Lavilla?], VA
    daughter Virginia, 12, VA
    son Jahew, 19, VA
    son Jacob 17, VA.
  8. [S174] Census: 1880 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, District 37, June 12, 1880, HH#169-173
    Teets, Jacob Jr., 28, works on farm, VA VA VA
    wife Mary E., 25, keeping house, VA VA VA
    son Charles, 4, VA VA VA
    son Branson 3, VA VA VA
    son John 1, VA VA VA.
  9. [S359] Census: 1900 Hardy, West Virginia, Harper, District 35, June 20, 1900, HH#205-207
    Teets, Jacob, Apr 1852, 48, married 26 years, WV WV WV
    wife Mary E., Feb 1853, 47, married 26 years, 9 children, 9 living, WV WV WV
    son Charles L., Aug 1875, 24, WV WV WV
    son Branson K., Oct 1876, 22, WV WV WV
    daughter Hattie M., Feb 1881, 19, 1 child, 1 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Rachel C., Feb 1883, 17, WV WV WV
    son Jacob J., Sept 1885, 14, WV WV WV
    son Moses P., Apr 1888, 12, WV WV WV
    son Robert W., Nov 1890, 9, WV WV WV
    daughter Grace B., Feb 1894, 6, WV WV WV
    grand-son Whetzel, Ernest G., Dec 1899, 6/12, WV WV WV.
  10. [S424] Census: 1910 Hardy, West Virginia, Lost River, District 44, April 29, 1910, HH#131-131
    Teets, Jacob, 56, married 35 years, WV WV WV
    wife Elizabeth, 54, married 35 years, 9 children, 9 living, WV WV WV
    son Jacob J., 24, WV WV WV
    son Moses P., 22, WV WV WV
    son Robert W., 19, WV WV WV
    daughter Grace B., 16, WV WV WV.
  11. [S381] Census: 1920 Hardy, West Virginia, South Fork, District 62, June 26, 1920, HH#27-27
    Teets, Jacob, 68, WV WV WV
    wife Elizabeth ?, 69, WV WV WV
    daughter Gracie B., 26, WV WV WV.
  12. [S199] Glen Teets, email to John Teets, My Tree, dated 1/12/2005 (Attachment: Journal of Jacob Teets Descendants), p. 4.
  13. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Jacob Teets (21) married Mary E. See (20), Oct 31, 1874. They were both born in Hardy County, (West) Virginia.
  14. [S199] Glen Teets, email to John Teets, My Tree, dated 1/12/2005 (Attachment: Journal of Jacob Teets Descendants), p. 4, date abt 1874.
  15. [S171] Mary K. Myers Teets, Journal, Descendants of Jacob Teets, dated 5/23/2003, p. 3.
  16. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Jacob Teets, died 11/16/1927 in Hardy County, probably apoplexy - died suddenly, age 65 [error, 75], widowed, farmer, buried Cedar Hill Cemetery 11/17/1927, Dr. B. F. Moyers.
  17. [S38] GenForum: Teets (http://genforum.genealogy.com/teets), Ashley R. Teets October 15, 2001.
  18. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, To be Remembered this the 16th day of November 1927 Jacob Teets Jr died at his home aged 75 yr 7 months & 2 days old he was a good citizen & honest & was a good father to his children and kind to his friends. Written by his nephew James E Teets.
  19. [S659] Obituaries: from Minnobits, http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~mennobit/, A research site for those interested in Amish and Mennonite families. This site contains obituaries from the Herald of Truth (1864-1908), Gospel Witness (1905-1908), and Gospel Herald (1908-1998), the weekly newspaper(s) of the Mennonite Church in North America.
    Now (December 21, 2005) includes obituaries from "The Mennonite" - 1998 to the end of 2005, also the years 2002-2005 of "Mennonite Weekly Review"., Gospel Herald - Vol. XX, No. 36 - December 8, 1927, page 799, 800
    Teets.--Jacob Teets lived and died at Kinsey Run, W. Va.; aged 75 y. 7 m. 3 d. His wife died a number of years ago. They had six sons and three daughters. He leaves a sorrowing family. They feel the loss of a father. He was ordained to the ministry in the Mennonite Church. Although he never took an active part, he lived a Christian life and was much thought of by all that knew him. Funeral services were held at Vaughan Church, conducted by Bro. Joseph Shank assisted by Bro. Lewis Showalter of Broadway, Va. His body was laid to rest beside his wife in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
  20. [S171] Mary K. Myers Teets, Journal, Descendants of Jacob Teets, dated 5/23/2003, p. 4.
  21. [S199] Glen Teets, email to John Teets, My Tree, dated 1/12/2005 (Attachment: Journal of Jacob Teets Descendants), p. 5.