Anna Spangler

Female7 January 1850–14 February 1898

Brief Life History of Anna

When Anna Spangler was born on 7 January 1850, in Saarlouis, Saarlouis, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany, her father, Peter Spengler, was 40 and her mother, Angela Johanna Eisvogel, was 37. She married George William Metz Spor on 14 May 1872, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 13 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Adamsburg, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died on 14 February 1898, in Sarcoxie, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Sac Township, Dade, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

George William Metz Spor
Anna Spangler
Marriage: 14 May 1872
John Spor
W Spor
Andrew Spor
Frank Martin Spor
Nicholas Albert Spor
George Patrick Spor
Joseph William Spor
Anna Spor
Peter Theodore Spor
Albert Ernest Spor
Paul Spor
Jacob Spor
Lawrence Joseph Spor
Mary Gertrude Spor
Edward Jacob Spor

Sources (9)

  • Annie Spore in household of Geo Spore, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Anna Spoa, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Anna Spengler, "Germany, Rhineland, Diocese of Trier, Catholic Church Records, 1704-1957"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 May 1872Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (15)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (7)

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 2

    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.

    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

    Age 13

    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.


    Age 14

    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.

    Name Meaning

    German (Bavaria): originally an occupational name for a maker of buckles, from an agent derivative of a diminutive of Middle High German spange ‘clasp, buckle, ornamental fastening’, later coming to mean ‘tinsmith, plumber’.

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

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