Tefft, Willard Allen
Willard Allen Tefft was born April 3, 1878.
From Knox Sesquicentennial notes: Col 26 US Vol Infantry Spanish War Vet Born (1875 - 1932)
U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about Willard Allen Tefft
Name: Willard Allen Tefft
State: New York
Birth Date: 3 Apr 1878
Draft Board: 4
Marriage & Children
TEFFT—BOUCK. Willard Allen Tefft of Albany and Mrs. Elizabeth Ketcham Bouck of Hyndsville, were quietly married at the Methodist parsonage at the latter place by the Rev. F. B. Blodgett, on Saturday evening, Jan. 8. They were attended by Mr. and Mrs. Horace McChesacy, the bride's sister, and George Trombley both of Hyndsville.
The bride wore a dark green chiffon broadcloth tailored suit and mole skin fur, with black velvet hat trimmed with ostrich plume and tinsel rose.
Mrs. Tefft has been employed as a teacher since 1888 until last year, when she was retired on account of her health. Mr. Tefft is the proprietor of the Sam E. Gibbons Detective Agency of Albany. Mr. and Mrs. Tefft will reside in Albany during the winter.
- Altamont Enterprise - January 14, 1916
Willard Allen Tefft died January 6, 1932 in Albany, NY.
|1910 United States Federal Census about William A Tifft
Name: William A Tifft
|Change in wife's name|
1920 United States Federal Census about Willard A Tefft
U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 about Willard A Tefft
Name: Willard A Tefft
State Filed: New York
Widow: Elizabeth K Tefft
Roll Number: T288_466
(Widow: Tefft, Elizabeth K.
Service: L 26 US Vol Inf
Died: Jan 6, 1932, Albany, NY
Alias used in war: Tefft, Allen)