Anna Magdalena 'Lena' Herbach

Brief Life History of Anna Magdalena 'Lena'

When Anna Magdalena 'Lena' Herbach was born in February 1879, in Odessa, Kherson, Russian Empire, her father, Conrad Herbach, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth, was 33. She married Frank Eaks MAFFENBIER in Odessa, Odessa, Kherson, Russian Empire. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Qu'Appelle, South Qu'Appelle No. 157, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1911 and Montrose, Montrose, Colorado, United States in 1920. She died in 1943, in Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 64.

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Anna Magdalena 'Lena' Herbach
Mary Maffenbier
Amy Anna Maffenbier
Joseph John Maffenbier
Johanna Kathryn Maffenbier
Margaret 'Maggie' Maffenbier

Sources (6)

  • Lena Maffenbier in household of Frank Maffenbier, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lena Maffenebeir, "Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1954"
  • Lena Maffanbir in household of Windell Maffanbir, "Canada Census, 1911"

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


Historical Boundaries: 1882; Gunnison, Colorado, United States 1883: Montrose, Colorado, United States

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

Name Meaning

South German: habitational name from any of several places called Harbach.

English (West Midlands): variant of Harbage or Herbage, an occupational name for a keeper of a lodging house or someone who organized lodgings for guests or billets for soldiers from Middle English herbe(r)ge (Old French herberge ‘hostel, shelter’).

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

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