Anna Carver

26 September 1805–13 July 1851 (Age 45)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Anna

Anna Carver was born on 26 September 1805, in Kentucky, United States. She married Ephraim Sturm in 1827, in Shelby, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 13 July 1851, in Chillicothe, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in La Salle Cemetery, Medina Township, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim Sturm
Anna Carver
Marriage: 1827
John T. Sturm
Eliza Jane Sturm
Sarah Ann Sturm

Spouse and Children

Shelby, Ohio, United States



    Eliza Jane Sturm


    Sarah Ann Sturm


World Events (8)


Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 7

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.

Age 13

Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a carver of wood or a sculptor of stone, from an agent derivative of Middle English kerve(n) ‘to cut or carve’.2 English: occupational name for a plowman, from Anglo-Norman French caruier, from Late Latin carrucarius, a derivative of carruca ‘cart’, ‘plow’.3 Americanized spelling of German Garber , Gerber , or Körber ( see Koerber ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Carver, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Anna Carver, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994"
  • Anna Carver Sturm, "Find A Grave Index"

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