Anna Banz

22 January 1876–7 September 1899 (Age 23)
Escholzmatt, Luzern, Switzerland

The Life of Anna

When Anna Banz was born on 22 January 1876, in Escholzmatt, Luzern, Switzerland, her father, Niklaus Banz, was 52 and her mother, Anna Krummenacher, was 31. She died on 7 September 1899, in her hometown, at the age of 23.

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Niklaus Banz
Anna Krummenacher
Elisabeth Banz
Fred Xavier Banz
Alois Banz
Anna Banz
Maria Banz
Gottfried Banz

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Name Meaning

South German:1. habitational name from a place in Franconia so named, or a topographic name from Old High German banz, which denotes the administrative area of a tribe and is probably the origin of the place name. 2. In Bavaria, from Middle High German banz, denoting a barrel or drinking vessel which was used by reapers in the fields, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a farm laborer or a maker of such vessels.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Anna Banz - Government record: birth-name: Anna Banz

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