Eleanor Dull1,2,3

F, b. circa 1846
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Eleanor Dull died in Clifton, West Virginia.4 She died in Clifton (Spindler), Preston, West Virginia.5 She married Levi Teets, son of Adam Teets and Elisabeth Mosser.4 Eleanor Dull was born circa 1846 in Virginia.3,6,1,2 She was the daughter of Jacob Dull and Mary Stuckey.3,4 Eleanor Dull died on 29 July 1899 in Clifton, Preston, West Virginia.3,6
Last Edited28 Feb 2012
Father*Jacob Dull3 b. c 1804
Mother*Mary Stuckey3,4

Children of Eleanor Dull and Levi Teets

     Eleanor Dull was also known as Hannah Teets.7

Citations

  1. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Grant District, September 10, 1870, HH#105-106
    Teets, Levi, 32, farms, VA
    Eleanor, 24, keeps house, VA
    John M., 2, WV
    Elizabeth, 76, with son, VA.
  2. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Grant, District 58, June 17, 1880, HH#258-259
    Teets, Levi, 42, WV WV WV
    wife Eleanor, 34, WV PA PA
    daughter Mary E., 7, WV WV WV
    son William, 6, WV WV WV
    [father-in-law] Dull, Jacob, 76, PA PA PA.
  3. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Line 8, Elenore Teets, age 53, d/o Jacob Dull and Mary Dull, died July 29, 1899 of heart disease in Clifton, Preston County, West Virginia.
  4. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  5. [S600] Carol A. Skaggs, email to John Teets, Merry Christmas - EARLY (ha), November 23, 2005. Attachment, Descendants of Johannes Teets FOR JOHN.doc.
  6. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Elenore Teets
    Death date: 29 Jul 1899
    Death place: Clifton, Preston, West Virginia
    Gender: Female
    Age at death: 53 years
    Birth date: 1846
    Birth place:
    Marital status:
    Spouse name:
    Father name: Jacob Dull
    Father birth place:
    Mother name: Mary Dull
    Mother birth place:
    Occupation:
    Street address:
    Residence:
    Cemetery name:
    Burial place:
    Burial date:
    Film number: 827559
    Digital GS number: 4229115
    Image number: 291
    Reference number: T p 10
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970.
  7. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, November 22, 1896 near Kingwood, Preston County, West Virginia by S. O. Grummett
    Uphold, Chas. P., 25, b. Preston County, West Virginia, resides Preston County, West Virginia
    Teets, Mary E., 14, b. Preston County, West Virginia, resides Preston County, West Virginia
    [note on record: Bride's Mother, Hannah Teets].
  8. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 2, John N. Teets, born February 4, 1868 in Grant District, Preston County, West Virginia, s/o Levi Teets and Elnora Teets.

Jacob Dull1

M, b. circa 1804
     Jacob Dull married Mary Stuckey.1 Jacob Dull was born circa 1804 in Pennsylvania.2
Last Edited6 Apr 2009

Children of Jacob Dull and Mary Stuckey

Citations

  1. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Grant, District 58, June 17, 1880, HH#258-259
    Teets, Levi, 42, WV WV WV
    wife Eleanor, 34, WV PA PA
    daughter Mary E., 7, WV WV WV
    son William, 6, WV WV WV
    [father-in-law] Dull, Jacob, 76, PA PA PA.
  3. [S518] Shirley Meyers Friend-Drent, Librarian of Friend Family Association of Friendsville, Maryland Genealogical Library, email to John Teets, Descendants of Johannes Tiets, 8/15/2005. Descendants attached to email. Isaac died 1899.
  4. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Line 8, Elenore Teets, age 53, d/o Jacob Dull and Mary Dull, died July 29, 1899 of heart disease in Clifton, Preston County, West Virginia.

Mary Stuckey1,2

F
     Mary Stuckey died in Clifton, West Virginia.2 She married Jacob Dull.1
Last Edited26 Apr 2012

Children of Mary Stuckey and Jacob Dull

Citations

  1. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  3. [S518] Shirley Meyers Friend-Drent, Librarian of Friend Family Association of Friendsville, Maryland Genealogical Library, email to John Teets, Descendants of Johannes Tiets, 8/15/2005. Descendants attached to email. Isaac died 1899.
  4. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Line 8, Elenore Teets, age 53, d/o Jacob Dull and Mary Dull, died July 29, 1899 of heart disease in Clifton, Preston County, West Virginia.

John N. Teets1

M, b. 4 February 1868, d. 17 February 1872
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     John N. Teets was born on 4 February 1868 in Preston, West Virginia.2,3 He was the son of Levi Teets and Eleanor Dull.2 John N. Teets was born on 25 February 1868 in Grant District, Preston, West Virginia.4 He died on 17 February 1872 in Preston, West Virginia, at age 4.5,4
Last Edited6 Sep 2011
Father*Levi Teets2 b. 20 Apr 1838, d. 28 Jul 1924
Mother*Eleanor Dull2 b. c 1846
     John N. Teets was also known as Jno W. Teets.5 John N. Teets was also known as John M. Teets.4

Citations

  1. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 2, John N. Teets, born February 2, 1868 in Grant District, Preston County, West Virginia, s/o Levi Teets and Elnora Teets.
  2. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 2, John N. Teets, born February 4, 1868 in Grant District, Preston County, West Virginia, s/o Levi Teets and Elnora Teets.
  3. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Grant District, September 10, 1870, HH#105-106
    Teets, Levi, 32, farms, VA
    Eleanor, 24, keeps house, VA
    John M., 2, WV
    Elizabeth, 76, with son, VA.
  4. [S1675] CD-ROM: Genealogical Records: Early West Virginia Settlers, 1600s-1900s, Early Families in Grant and Pleasant Districts, Old Bible Records
    Clifton Mills, Cuppett, Fike Cemetery Records, p. 217
    John M., son of L. and E. Teets died Feb. 17, 1872 age 3yrs. 11mo. 23ds.
  5. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Jno W. Teets, age 3y 11m, 23d, s/o Levi Teets and Elnora Teets, died February 17, 1872 of scarlet fever in Grant District, Preston County, West Virginia.

Mary E. Teets1

F, b. 20 August 1872, d. 1949
RelationshipGreat-granddaughter of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Mary E. Teets was born on 20 August 1872 in Preston, West Virginia.1,2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Levi Teets and Eleanor Dull.1 Mary E. Teets married Charles P. Uphold on 22 November 1896 in Kingwood, Preston, West Virginia.6 Mary E. Teets married W. Wilhelm on 10 January 1903 in Brandonville, Preston, West Virginia.2 Mary E. Teets died in 1949.1,2
Last Edited26 Apr 2012
Father*Levi Teets1 b. 20 Apr 1838, d. 28 Jul 1924
Mother*Eleanor Dull1 b. c 1846

Family: Mary E. Teets and Charles P. Uphold

Family: Mary E. Teets and W. Wilhelm

Citations

  1. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S600] Carol A. Skaggs, email to John Teets, Merry Christmas - EARLY (ha), November 23, 2005. Attachment, Descendants of Johannes Teets FOR JOHN.doc.
  3. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Grant, District 58, June 17, 1880, HH#258-259
    Teets, Levi, 42, WV WV WV
    wife Eleanor, 34, WV PA PA
    daughter Mary E., 7, WV WV WV
    son William, 6, WV WV WV
    [father-in-law] Dull, Jacob, 76, PA PA PA.
  4. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Grant, District 99, June 12-13, 1900, HH#93-94
    [found as Livi Tuts]
    Teets, Livi, Apr 1838, 62, widowed, WV blank blank
    daughter Mary E., Aug 1872, 27, married, 0 children, 0 living, WV WV WV.
  5. [S301] Census: 1920 Preston, West Virginia, Grant, District 128, Februar 9-10, 1920, HH#174-180
    Teets, Levi, 81, widowed, WV WV WV
    daughter Wilhelm, Mary E., 47, widowed, WV WV WV.
  6. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, November 22, 1896 near Kingwood, Preston County, West Virginia by S. O. Grummett
    Uphold, Chas. P., 25, b. Preston County, West Virginia, resides Preston County, West Virginia
    Teets, Mary E., 14, b. Preston County, West Virginia, resides Preston County, West Virginia.

William Coleman Teets1,2

M, b. 10 March 1874, d. 1898
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     William Coleman Teets was born on 10 March 1874 in Preston, West Virginia.4,5,2 He was the son of Levi Teets and Eleanor Dull.3 William Coleman Teets married Eliza Ellen (Spindler) Duvall, daughter of Andrew Jackson Spindler and Harriet Seese, on 31 March 1895 in Kingwood, Preston, West Virginia.6,7 William Coleman Teets died in 1898.8,2
Last Edited6 Apr 2013
Father*Levi Teets3 b. 20 Apr 1838, d. 28 Jul 1924
Mother*Eleanor Dull3 b. c 1846

Child of William Coleman Teets and Eliza Ellen (Spindler) Duvall

Citations

  1. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, William Coleman Teets
    Birth: Mar. 10, 1874
    Preston County
    West Virginia, USA
    Death: 1896
    Pennsylvania, USA

    Married 06/14/1891 Hannah Casteel
    Married 03/13/1895 Eliza at the house of Harrison Glover in Kingwood/Preston Co W. Va
    Father Levi Teets

    Family links:
    Spouse:
    Eliza Ellen Spindler DuVall Teets Parker (1870 - 1940)*

    Children:
    Edna Laura Teets Dillinger (1896 - 1925)*

    *Calculated relationship


    Burial:
    Unknown

    Created by: gardengirl
    Record added: Feb 15, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 85024546.


  2. [S1904] Joyce Glover, Email to John Teets, 3/24/2009, I forgot the attachments.
  3. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  4. [S536] Birth Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, Line 3, William C. Teets, born March 10, 1874 in Preston County, West Virginia, s/o Levi Teets and Elnora Teets.
  5. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Grant, District 58, June 17, 1880, HH#258-259
    Teets, Levi, 42, WV WV WV
    wife Eleanor, 34, WV PA PA
    daughter Mary E., 7, WV WV WV
    son William, 6, WV WV WV
    [father-in-law] Dull, Jacob, 76, PA PA PA.
  6. [S606] Marriage Records: WV, Division of Culture and History, March 31, 1895 at the residence of Harrison Glover in Preston County, West Virginia by Jeremiah Thomas
    Teets, William C., 21, b. Preston County, West Virginia, resides Preston County, West Virginia
    Duvall, Eliza E., 21, b. Preston County, West Virginia, resides Preston County, West Virginia.
  7. [S707] Find-a-Grave, http://www.findagrave.com, Eliza Ellen Spindler DuVall Teets Parker
    Birth: Nov. 10, 1870
    Preston County
    West Virginia, USA
    Death: Dec. 18, 1940
    Dauphin County
    Pennsylvania, USA

    She was born out of wedlock and given her mothers married name, DeVall.
    Married William 03/31/1895 at the house of Harrison Glover in Kingwood/Preston Co. W. Va
    Married John Parker 12/15/1904
    She is buried at the family home cemetery

    Family links:
    Parents:
    Andrew Jackson Spindler (1845 - 1924)
    Harriet Seese Devall Spindler (1833 - 1915)

    Spouse:
    William Coleman Teets (1874 - 1896)

    Children:
    Edna Laura Teets Dillinger (1896 - 1925)*

    *Calculated relationship


    Burial:
    Bethel Church of Christ Cemetery
    Dawson
    Fayette County
    Pennsylvania, USA

    Created by: gardengirl
    Record added: Feb 15, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 85025339.
  8. [S251] Census: 1900 Fayette, Pennsylvania, Wharton, District 73, June 12, 1900, HH#116-117
    Griffith, Jacob C., Apr 1833, 67, widowed, MD MD WV
    son Hiram,Jul 1878, 21, PA MD MD
    servant Teets, Eliza E., Nov 1870, 29, widowed, 1 child, 1 living, WV Unknown Unknown
    boarder, Teets, Edna L., Jan 1896, 4, WV WV WV.

Lucinda Teets1

F, b. circa 27 March 1832, d. 15 November 1868
RelationshipGreat-granddaughter of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Lucinda Teets was born circa 27 March 1832 in Virginia.3,2,4,5 She was the daughter of Henry Teets and Elisabeth Benson.1,2 Lucinda Teets married Jackson P. Rodeheaver on 14 February 1856 in Preston, Virginia.2 Lucinda Teets died on 15 November 1868 in Preston, West Virginia.3,6
Last Edited7 Apr 2017
Father*Henry Teets1 b. c 1810, d. 17 Jan 1883
Mother*Elisabeth Benson2 b. c 19 Feb 1813, d. 26 May 1892

Children of Lucinda Teets and Jackson P. Rodeheaver

Citations

  1. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S2808] Marriage Records: WV Marriages, 1854-1932, familysearch.com, Elisabeth Teets
    mentioned in the record of ... P Rodeheaver and Lucinda Teets

    Name Elisabeth Teets
    Sex Female
    Husband ... Teets
    Daughter Lucinda Teets

    Other information in the record of ... P Rodeheaver and Lucinda Teets
    from West Virginia Marriages
    Name ... P Rodeheaver
    Birth Date 1827
    Birthplace Preston Co., Va.
    Age 29
    Spouse's Name Lucinda Teets
    Spouse's Birth Date 1833
    Spouse's Birthplace Preston Co., Va.
    Spouse's Age 23
    Event Date 14 Feb 1856
    Event Place Preston, West Virginia
    Father's Name Ch... Rodeheaver
    Mother's Name Mary Rodeheaver
    Spouse's Father's Name ... Teets
    Spouse's Mother's Name Elisabeth Teets
    Marital Status Single
    Spouse's Marital Status Single

    Citing this Record
    "West Virginia Marriages, 1854-1932," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XR4S-48H : 4 December 2014), Elisabeth Teets in entry for ... P Rodeheaver and Lucinda Teets, 14 Feb 1856; citing Preston, West Virginia, reference p 5 #215; FHL microfilm 34,490.
  3. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Line 2, Lucinda Rodaheaver, age 36y 7m 19d, married, d/o Henry Teets and Elizabeth Teets, died November 15, 1868 of confinement in Preston County, West Virginia.
  4. [S274] Census: 1850 Preston, Virginia, District 45, October 9, 1850, HH#1204-1204
    Deets, Henry, 38, laborer, VA
    Elizabeth, 36, VA
    Lucinda, 18, VA
    William, 16, VA
    Mary, 14, VA
    Elisha, 12, VA
    John, 8, VA
    Albert, 7, VA
    Kessiah, 4, VA
    Harrison, 3, VA.
  5. [S261] Census: 1860 Preston, Virginia, Jackson P Rodeheaver
     in the 1860 United States Federal Census

    Name: Jackson P Rodeheaver
    Age: 33
    Birth Year: abt 1827
    Gender: Male
    Birth Place: Virginia
    Home in 1860: District 2, Preston, Virginia
    Post Office: Brandonville
    Family Number: 515
    Value of real estate:

    Household Members:

    Jackson P Rodeheaver 33
    Lucinda Rodeheaver 28
    Rose A Rodeheaver 4
    Harriet Rodeheaver 2
    Hary A Rodeheaver 5/12

    Source Citation
    Year: 1860; Census Place: District 2, Preston, Virginia; Roll: M653_1372; Page: 79; Family History Library Film: 805372
    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
  6. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Lucinda Rodaheaver
    Death date: 15 Nov 1868
    Death place: Preston County, West Virginia
    Gender: Female
    Age at death: 36 years 7 months 19 days
    Birth date: 1832
    Birth place:
    Marital status: Married
    Spouse name:
    Father name: Henry Teets
    Father birth place:
    Mother name: Elizabeth Teets
    Mother birth place:
    Occupation:
    Street address:
    Residence:
    Cemetery name:
    Burial place:
    Burial date:
    Film number: 827559
    Digital GS number: 4229115
    Image number: 230
    Reference number: R p 1
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970.

Mary C. Teets1,2

F, b. 1833, d. 1896
RelationshipGreat-granddaughter of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Mary C. Teets was born in 1833 in Preston, Virginia.3 She was the daughter of Henry Teets and Elisabeth Benson.1 Mary C. Teets was born circa 1836 in Preston, Virginia.2 She married John Kimberly Guseman on 15 January 1860.4 Mary C. Teets died in 1896.5
Last Edited26 Apr 2012
Father*Henry Teets1 b. c 1810, d. 17 Jan 1883
Mother*Elisabeth Benson1 b. c 19 Feb 1813, d. 26 May 1892

Family: Mary C. Teets and John Kimberly Guseman

     They raised their children in the Revere, Pennsylvania area.6

Citations

  1. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S600] Carol A. Skaggs, email to John Teets, Merry Christmas - EARLY (ha), November 23, 2005. Attachment, Descendants of Johannes Teets FOR JOHN.doc.
  3. [S274] Census: 1850 Preston, Virginia, District 45, October 9, 1850, HH#1204-1204
    Deets, Henry, 38, laborer, VA
    Elizabeth, 36, VA
    Lucinda, 18, VA
    William, 16, VA
    Mary, 14, VA
    Elisha, 12, VA
    John, 8, VA
    Albert, 7, VA
    Kessiah, 4, VA
    Harrison, 3, VA.
  4. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  5. [S518] Shirley Meyers Friend-Drent, Librarian of Friend Family Association of Friendsville, Maryland Genealogical Library, email to John Teets, Descendants of Johannes Tiets, 8/15/2005. Descendants attached to email.
  6. [S541] Lisa Teets (Lisa Gae Wagner Teets), snail mail package to John Teets, 9/14/2005. Package included:
    - Descendants of Johannes George Teets
    - many assorted pages of notes and letters from John L. Teets.

William Teets1

M, b. 1835, d. 24 September 1861
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     William Teets was born in 1835 in Virginia.2,3,4 He was the son of Henry Teets and Elisabeth Benson.1 William Teets died on 24 September 1861 in Romney, Hampshire, Virginia.4
Last Edited27 Mar 2012
Father*Henry Teets1 b. c 1810, d. 17 Jan 1883
Mother*Elisabeth Benson1 b. c 19 Feb 1813, d. 26 May 1892
     William joined for duty and enrolled at Clarksburg, Virginia on 6/28/1861. He was mustered into Federal Service on 12/31/1861 as Private, Co H, 3rd Regt, Virginia Infantry. [This group subsequently became the "old Co H 6th Regt, West Virginia Calvary].

William was reported killed in action at the Battle of Hanging Rock Pass on the South Branch of the Potomac River near Romney, Hampshire County, West Virginia on 9/24/1861.5 William Teets began military service in 1861.6,7

Citations

  1. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S274] Census: 1850 Preston, Virginia, District 45, October 9, 1850, HH#1204-1204
    Deets, Henry, 38, laborer, VA
    Elizabeth, 36, VA
    Lucinda, 18, VA
    William, 16, VA
    Mary, 14, VA
    Elisha, 12, VA
    John, 8, VA
    Albert, 7, VA
    Kessiah, 4, VA
    Harrison, 3, VA.
  3. [S261] Census: 1860 Preston, Virginia, District 2, Gusemans Store, Brandonville, and Greensburg, July 11, 1860, HH#494-486
    Henry Teets, 45, PA
    Elizabeth, 44, VA
    William, 25, VA
    Elisha, 21, VA
    John, 17, VA
    Albert, 15, VA
    Harrisson, 14, VA
    Keziah, 13, VA
    Elma, 8, VA
    Savage, Treasy E., 9, VA
    Rodeheaver, Preston, 17, VA.
  4. [S1113] Cadwallader Family Tree, Sherry Jones, http://trees.ancestry.com/fhs/home.aspx?tid=3171212, William Teets was the first born child of Henry Teets and Elizabeth Benson.

    He was born in 1835, enlisted in West Virginia's cavalry, and died at the Battle of Hanging Rock on the south branch of the Potomac River in 1861, at the age of 26.

    Additional information about this story
    Description Brief biographical sketch by Sherry Cadwallader Jones with military history provided by William K Cadwallader.
    Date 1835-1861
    Location West Virginia, and the south branch of the Potomac River.
  5. [S541] Lisa Teets (Lisa Gae Wagner Teets), snail mail package to John Teets, 9/14/2005. Package included:
    - Descendants of Johannes George Teets
    - many assorted pages of notes and letters from John L. Teets.
  6. [S2814] Ancestry.com: U.S. Union Soldiers Compiles Service Records, 1861-1865, Name: William Teets
    Birth Date: abt 1837
    Age: 24
    Enlistment Date: 1861
    Military unit: Sixth Cavalry.
  7. [S2827] Ancestry.com: U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865, Name: William Teets
    Side: Union
    Regiment State/Origin: West Virginia
    Regiment Name: 6 West Virginia Cavalry
    Regiment Name Expanded: 6th Regiment, West Virginia Cavalry
    Company: H
    Rank In: Private
    Rank In Expanded: Private
    Rank Out: Private
    Rank Out Expanded: Private
    Film Number: M507 roll 12.

Elisha Teets1

M, b. 15 March 1839, d. 4 December 1916
RelationshipGreat-grandson of Henry Teets
ChartsHenry Teets, b. b1760 Indented Descendant Chart
     Elisha Teets was born on 15 March 1839 in Preston, Virginia.2,3,4,5,6,7 He was the son of Henry Teets and Elisabeth Benson.1 Elisha Teets married Mary Diane Barnes circa 1865.6 Elisha Teets died on 4 December 1916 in Friendsville, Garrett, Maryland, at age 77.8,9
Last Edited25 Apr 2012
Father*Henry Teets1 b. c 1810, d. 17 Jan 1883
Mother*Elisabeth Benson1 b. c 19 Feb 1813, d. 26 May 1892

Children of Elisha Teets and Mary Diane Barnes

     Elisha Teets was also known as Hiram Teets.10 Elisha Teets was also known as Elisha Teats per 1900 and 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Garrett, Maryland.7,6 Elisha Teets enrolled on 9/28/1861 at Brandonville, Virginia in Company C 3rd Regt West Virginia Calvary Volunteers as a Private. He was mustered in service on 12/31/1861 at Camp Hewes, Clarksburg, Virginia.

Elisha was reported sick at the hospital in Petersburg, Virginia and for times at home from May 1862 until April 1863. He was present for duty on 4/30/1863.

He was taken prisoner on 11/24/1863 at Richmond, Virginia [Libby Prison or possibly Castle Thunder since Libby Prison was for Union Officers] until 10/31/1864. Was paroled on 5/8/1864.11 He applied for a Civil War Pension on in 1907 in West Virginia.12

Citations

  1. [S222] RootsWeb: RootsWeb: Spindler-DeVall-Storjohann-Steenbock, 1/6/2005, Jeffrey DeVall, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  2. [S274] Census: 1850 Preston, Virginia, District 45, October 9, 1850, HH#1204-1204
    Deets, Henry, 38, laborer, VA
    Elizabeth, 36, VA
    Lucinda, 18, VA
    William, 16, VA
    Mary, 14, VA
    Elisha, 12, VA
    John, 8, VA
    Albert, 7, VA
    Kessiah, 4, VA
    Harrison, 3, VA.
  3. [S261] Census: 1860 Preston, Virginia, District 2, Gusemans Store, Brandonville, and Greensburg, July 11, 1860, HH#494-486
    Henry Teets, 45, PA
    Elizabeth, 44, VA
    William, 25, VA
    Elisha, 21, VA
    John, 17, VA
    Albert, 15, VA
    Harrisson, 14, VA
    Keziah, 13, VA
    Elma, 8, VA
    Savage, Treasy E., 9, VA
    Rodeheaver, Preston, 17, VA.
  4. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, September 26, 1870, HH#39-39
    Teets, Elisha, 30, farmer, VA
    wife Mary D., 25, keeping house, VA
    son William H.C., 10, VA
    son Harrison, 1, VA
    4 Boyer children, names difficult to read.
  5. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, District 59, Pleasant District, June 7, 1880, HH#65-65
    Teets, Elisha 39, WV WV WV
    wife Mary D., 27, WV WV WV
    William H. C., 14, WV WV WV
    Harrison, 10, WV WV WV
    Nancy J., 9, WV WV WV
    Elizabeth E., 6, WV WV WV
    Mary A., 5, WV WV WV
    Albert, b. May 1880, WV WV WV.
  6. [S506] Census: 1900 Garrett, Maryland, Friendsville and Selbysport, District 38, June 22, 1900, HH#247-247
    Teats, Elisha, Mar 1839, 61, married 35 years, WV MD MD
    wife Mary D., Apr 1846, 54, married 35 years, WV MD MD
    son Bruce A., May 1880, 20, married 1/2 year, WV WV WV
    daughter-in-law, Bertha, Dec 1882, 17, married 1/2 year, PA Unknown Unknown.
  7. [S466] Census: 1910 Garrett, Maryland, Friendsville, District 88, April 19, 1910, HH#90-101
    Sisler, Samuel A., 44, married twice, married 19 years, PA WV WV
    wife Nancy J., 39, married 19 years, 10 children, 3 living, WV WVWV
    son William, 12, PA PA WV
    son Alva A., 9, MD PA WV
    daughter Effie E., 2/12, MD PA WV
    father-in-law, Teats, Elisha, 69, widowed, married 5 years, WV PA WV.
  8. [S223] RootsWeb: Whittington Family Tree, James Whittington, 6/29/2004, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi
  9. [S518] Shirley Meyers Friend-Drent, Librarian of Friend Family Association of Friendsville, Maryland Genealogical Library, email to John Teets, Descendants of Johannes Tiets, 8/15/2005. Descendants attached to email.
  10. [S1359] Glenn C. Teets II, email to John Teets, 6/24/2008, R.E., Teets family info.
  11. [S541] Lisa Teets (Lisa Gae Wagner Teets), snail mail package to John Teets, 9/14/2005. Package included:
    - Descendants of Johannes George Teets
    - many assorted pages of notes and letters from John L. Teets.
  12. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Elisha Teets
    Rank: P.
    Company: C
    Regiment: 3
    State: West Virginia
    Arm of service: Cavalry
    Event date: 1907
    State/Arm of service: [Null]
    Company/Regiment: [Null]
    Publication title: Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900
    NARA publication number: T289
    Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration
    Collection title: Civil War Pensions
    Collection: Civil War Pension Index Cards.
  13. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, District 59, HH#65-65
    Teets, Elisha 39
    wife Mary D., 27
    William H. C., 14
    Harrison, 10
    Nancy J., 9
    Elizabeth E., 6
    Mary A., 5
    Albert, b. May 1880.