Allison William Anno

3 September 1913–18 January 1998 (Age 84)
Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States

The Life of Allison William

When Allison William Anno was born on 3 September 1913, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States, his father, William Alfred Anno, was 39 and his mother, Katherine Isabel Bailey, was 35. He married Helen Lorene Morand on 20 October 1937, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States. He lived in Tecumseh Township, Shawnee, Kansas, United States in 1915 and Tecumseh, Tecumseh Township, Shawnee, Kansas Territory, United States in 1940. He died on 18 January 1998, in Tecumseh, Shawnee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allison William Anno
Helen Lorene Morand
Marriage: 20 October 1937

Spouse and Children

20 October 1937
Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Alfred Anno


    John Anno


    Florence Anno


    James Anno



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 14

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Japanese: meaning ‘peaceful plain’. It is rare in Japan proper, and probably originated in the RyūkyūIslands.

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

Sources (3)

  • W Allison Anno in household of Wm Anno, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Allison Anno in household of Wm Anno, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • W Alison Anno in household of William Anno, "United States Census, 1920"

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