Anna E. Andersen

1914–1999 (Age 85)
South Dakota, United States

The Life of Anna E.

When Anna E. Andersen was born on 10 March 1914, in South Dakota, United States, her father, Edward Anderson, was 48 and her mother, Bessie Pierce, was 29. She married Roy Wittrock on 14 March 1936, in Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Belle Plaine, Benton, Iowa, United States for about 10 years and Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States for about 5 years. She died on 25 April 1999, in Melrose Park, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Anna E. Andersen
1914–1999
Roy Wittrock
1910–1982
Marriage: 14 March 1936
Janice C. Wittrock
1939–2018

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
14 March 1936
Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States
children

(1)

  • Janice C. Wittrock

    Female1939–2018Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Edward Anderson

    Male1866–Male

  • Bessie Pierce

    Female1885–Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

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.
1917 · Camp Dodge

Age 3

Original construction of the Camp Dodge began in 1907 and was originally planned to provide a place for the National Guard units to train. In 1917, it was handed over to national authorities and expanded to become the regional training center for World War I forces. The Camp was named after Brigadier General Grenville M. Dodge, who organized Iowa's first National Guard unit. When the war ended, the camp was downsized and turned back over to the state until the start of World War II. Today, Camp Dodge has served only as a Guard and Reserve installation.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

Danish and Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anna Wittrock in household of Roy Wittrock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna E Anderson in household of Edward N Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna Anderson in household of Edward Anderson, "United States Census, 1920"

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