Anna Della Petgen

Female24 July 1898–13 November 1986

Brief Life History of Anna Della

When Anna Della Petgen was born on 24 July 1898, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, her father, Frank Henry Petgen, was 33 and her mother, Ardella Belle Hasty, was 29. She married Joseph Warner Fell on 31 December 1924, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Maryland, United States in 1935 and Police Precinct 8, Washington, District of Columbia, United States in 1940. She died on 13 November 1986, in Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Prince George's, Maryland, United States.

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Joseph Warner Fell
Anna Della Petgen
Marriage: 31 December 1924
Warner George Fell
Marilyn Alice Fell
James L Fell
James L Fell
Norene Helen Fell

Sources (16)

  • Anna D Fell in household of Warner J Fell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anna Della Petgen, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Anna Della Fell, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"

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  • Marriage
    31 December 1924Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

    Age 1

    On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.

    1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

    Age 8

    The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 25

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    variant of Anne , in common use as a given name in most European languages. Among people with a classical education, it has from time to time been associated with Virgil's Aeneid, where it is borne by the sister of Dido , Queen of Carthage. This Phoenician name may ultimately be of Semitic origin, and thus related to the biblical Anne. However, the connection, if it exists, is indirect rather than direct.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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