Indiana McCaslins

Theodore Marcus TepsichAge: 74 years18901965

Name
Theodore Marcus Tepsich
Birth March 25, 1890
Note: also given as Serbia or Yugoslavia
Immigration 1906 (Age 15 years)

Note: Also given as 20 Mar 1907
Naturalization 1912 (Age 21 years)

MarriageHelen Jane McCaslinView this family
March 4, 1916 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
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Elizabeth Anna Tepsich
November 24, 1916 (Age 26 years)
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Death of a wifeHelen Jane McCaslin
January 7, 1919 (Age 28 years)
Census 1920 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
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Theodore J Tepsich
April 22, 1926 (Age 36 years)
Census 1930 (Age 39 years)
Occupation
1930 Minister

Death January 1965 (Age 74 years)
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Marriage: March 4, 1916Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
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Elizabeth Anna Tepsich
Birth: November 24, 1916 26 20Detroit, Wayne, Michigan
Death: March 17, 2005Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan
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Theodore J Tepsich
Birth: April 22, 1926 36 35Michigan
Death: April 25, 2003Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada
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Birth
also given as Serbia or Yugoslavia
Immigration
Also given as 20 Mar 1907
Shared note
Theodore M Tepsich and Helen J McCaslin were 25-and 19-years old, respectively and residents of Detroit, Michigan, when they were married on 4 Mar 1916 by Pastor Thomas J Villers. The witnesses were Mrs. James Palmer, Jr, and Miss Una Spink. The marriage records states that Theodore was a painter, that his father's name was Mark [sic] and his mother's name Anna. He was born in Austria. Helen's father's name was Ezra and her mother's Lillian [partially unreadable due to tight binding]. Helen was born in Indiana. Neither had been married previously. Their license number was 127950. On 5 Jun 1917, Theodore Mark Tepisich registered for the WWI draft. He stated that he was 27 years old and living at 392 Newport Ave, Detroit, Michigan, that he was born 25 March 1890 in Kostajnica, Austria, and that he was a naturalized citizen. His current employment was as an automobile painter for J. D. Wilson Co. at 15 Warren Ave. He was married with a wife and six month old child and has had no military experience. His physical appearance was tall, medium build with brown eyes and black hair. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Highland Park, Wayne, Michigan, Theodore Teprich [Tepsich] (age 30 and a widower - his wife Helen having died in 1919) and his daughter, Elizabeth N [Elizabeth A Tepsich] (age 3-1/2) are living with his parents-in-law Ezra and Lillian (Cramer) McCaslin and his brother-in-law Richard at 3114 John Street in a rented house. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, 39-year-old minister Theodore M Tepsich and his family are living in a $25,000 house that he owns at 20137 Petoskey. He has remarried and his 37-year-old wife, Merle is a Canadian citizen. In addition to the daughter by his first wife, 13-year-old Elizabeth A, Merle and he have two children, 5-year-old Lois M and 3-year and 11 months old Theodore M Jr. Merle J When Theodore Tepsich died in Jan 1965, he was living in Orange County, Florida.