Anna Hornnes

Female20 January 1884–7 May 1944

Brief Life History of Anna

When Anna Hornnes was born on 20 January 1884, in Evje og Hornnes, Aust-Agder, Norway, her father, Mikal Alvsen, was 78 and her mother, Anne Gundersd, was 41. She married Axel Villiam Schroder on 27 April 1912, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1935 and Seattle Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 7 May 1944, in Desert Hot Springs, Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Axel Villiam Schroder
Anna Hornnes
Marriage: 27 April 1912
William Lawrence Schroder
Evelyn M. Schroder

Sources (10)

  • Anna Schroder in household of Axel Schroder, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna Horness, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Anne, "Norway Church Books, 1815-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 April 1912Seattle, King, Washington, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1889 · Washington Becomes a State

    Age 5

    On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 16

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    German: nickname for a nervous, panicky person, from Middle High German horniz, hornuz ‘hornet’.

    English and Scottish (Dunbartonshire): variant of Horn , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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