Anna Walters

9 September 1886–10 March 1964 (Age 77)
Tomah, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Walters was born on 9 September 1886, in Tomah, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Gustave J Walters, was 43 and her mother, Augusta M Yaeger, was 42. She married Earl Hamilton Kent on 7 August 1918, in Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States in 1910 and Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. She died on 10 March 1964, in Hayward, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Earl Hamilton Kent
Anna Walters
Marriage: 7 August 1918
Ruth Henrietta Leona Kent
Adelbert Eugene Kent
Alvin Edward Kent

Spouse and Children

7 August 1918
Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Gustave J Walters


    Augusta M Yaeger




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 5

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Walter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anna Miner in household of William H Miner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Anna Kent in household of Earl Kent, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anna Kent in household of Earl Kent, "United States Census, 1940"

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