Born: October 25, 1876, Christian County, Illinois.
Died: November 15, 1942, Santa Ana, California.
Buried: Fairhaven Memorial Park, Santa Ana, California.
Daniel was the son of James A. Teasley and Rhoda A. Hamilton, and husband of Ora J. Howard.
He entered the ministry of the Church of God denomination in 1896, and pastored in New York. Some time after 1910, he became General Manager of the Gospel Trumpet Company, where he worked until 1917. He then worked as general manager of Warner Press (1917–18).