Parents: Kristen and Travis
Big Sister: Millie age 4 yrs
Birth Statistics: Weight: 7 lbs, 5 ozs Length: 19 inches
Time: 11:47 pm
Date: April 12, 2012
Delivered by: Dr. Tony Lam, MD
Origin of the name Tess: Diminutive of THERESA, From the
Spanish and Portuguese name Teresa. It was first recorded as Therasia, being borne by the Spanish wife of Saint Paulinus of
Nola in the 4th century. The meaning is uncertain, but it could be derived from Greek θερος (theros) "summer", from Greek θεριζω (therizo) "to harvest", or from the name of the Greek island of Therasia (the western island of Santorini).
A Day To Remember— April 12, 2012
• Local high: 66 degrees F
• Local low: 25 degrees F
• Stamp: $.44
• Gallon of Gas: $3.79
• Average New Home: $135,000
• New Car: $21,750
• Ste. Genevieve: 17,542
• U.S. Population: 307,006,550
Tess shares her birthday with these interesting people:
•1895 Lily [Alice] Pons singer, actress d: 1976
•1916 Beverly Cleary author
•1947 David Michael Letterman TV host, comedian
Other notable events in history include:
•1606 - King James of England ordered a "Union Flag" combining the crosses of St. George of England and St. Andrew of Scotland.
•1847 - Yung Wing, was one of several Chinese students arriving in the United States today. In 1854m he became the first student from China to graduate from Yale University.
•1861 - The United States Civil War began when Confederate troops attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina.