Anna Mary Zent

28 October 1892–February 1969 (Age 76)
Odessa, Odessa, Ukraine, Soviet Union

The Life of Anna Mary

When Anna Mary Zent was born on 28 October 1892, in Odessa, Odessa, Ukraine, Soviet Union, her father, Peter Zent, was 54 and her mother, Anna Mary Wetzstein, was 30. She married Joseph Schaff on 19 April 1911, in Stark, North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Slope, North Dakota, United States in 1920 and Cash Township, Slope, North Dakota, United States for about 10 years. She died in February 1969, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Schaff
1885–1955
Anna Mary Zent
1892–1969
Marriage: 19 April 1911
Frank Schaff
1912–1987
karl Schaff
–1949
Edmund John Schaff
1913–
Edward Schaff
1914–
George Schaff
1915–1945
Rose Schaff
1917–1983
Anna Mary Schaff
1919–1972
Rapheal Schaff
1922–1971
Peter Jacob Schaff
1924–1989
Leo Joseph Schaff
1926–1999
Barbara Pauline Schaff
1928–1972
John Schaff
1930–
Lawrence Carl Schaff
1932–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 April 1911
Stark, North Dakota, United States
children

(13)

    Male1912–1987Male

    Edmund John Schaff

    Male1913–Male

    Edward Schaff

    Male1914–Male

    Male1915–1945Male

    Rose Schaff

    Female1917–1983Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Zent

    Male1838–1906Male

    Anna Mary Wetzstein

    Female1862–1907Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

German (also found in Russia): unexplained.

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Anna Mae Schaff in household of Joe Schaff, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Anna Mary Schaff in household of Joe Schaff, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna M Schaff in household of Joe Schaff, "United States Census, 1930"

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