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Ted Weems
Original name: Wilfred Theodore Weems
Birth: Sep. 26, 1901
Pitcairn
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 6, 1963
Tulsa
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA

Jazz Bandleader. With his "Ted Weems Orchestra", he had his first hit in 1925 with the song "Piccolo Pete". Popular in the 1930s, they appeared on many radio shows, and was the first band to include future singing star Perry Como. Other hits include "I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now" (1939 with Perry Como) and "Heartaches" (1947 with Elmo Tanner). (bio by: Ginny M) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Eleanor Constance Logan Weems (1903 - 1974)*
 
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Burial:
Fort Lincoln Cemetery
Brentwood
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Block 11, Lot 409
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ginny M
Record added: Mar 02, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13498382
Ted Weems
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Ted Weems
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Ted Weems
Added by: Ginny M
 
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