The surname Teagarden was first found in Bavaria, where the name Tiegarten was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
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W. V. Teagarden, American politician, Member of West Virginia State House of Delegates from Wetzel County, 1909-10
Oscar Leslie Teagarden (1896-1987), American Democratic Party politician, Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; Owner and operator of canning plants; Banker; Mayor of Oak Harbor, Ohio, 1936-46; Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1944 (alternate), 1956, 1964; Member of Ohio Democratic State Executive Committee, 1948-49
John P. Teagarden, American Republican politician, Postmaster at Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, 1890-92
Charlie Teagarden (1913-1984), nicknamed "Little T", an American jazz trumpeter, younger brother of Jack Teagarden
Weldon Leo "Jack" Teagarden (1905-1964), American jazz trombonist and singer
Norma Teagarden (1913-1996), American jazz trombonist, sister of Jack Teagarden