Anna Maria (Mary) Ackeret

11 May 1824–11 January 1912 (Age 87)
Seuzach, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Anna Maria (Mary)

When Anna Maria (Mary) Ackeret was born on 11 May 1824, in Seuzach, Zürich, Switzerland, her father, Hans Ulrich Ackeret, was 41 and her mother, Elizabeth Schwarz, was 37. She married Johannes Gerber on 12 July 1843, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 11 January 1912, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Maeser, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johannes Gerber
Anna Maria (Mary) Ackeret
Marriage: 12 July 1843
Julia Caroline Gerber
Julia Ann or Julia Jemima Gerber
Ellenora Helena Gerber
Anna Paulina Gerber
Benjamin Ulrich Gerber
Moroni Gerber
Mary Matilda Gerber
Sarah Elizabeth Gerber
Emily Adelia Gerber

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 July 1843St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 1
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 6
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 24
    New Federal Constitution combining elements of the U.S. constitution (Federal State with central and cantonal (state) governments and parliaments) and of French revolutionary tradition. The Principles of this constitution are still valid today.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Gottlieb.Swiss German: probably a variant of Ackert .

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

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    Johannes Gerber 1796 by Charlene

    Johannes (John) Gerber Johannes (John) Gerber was born on September 8, 1796, in Schangnau, Bern, Switzerland to Johannes Gerber and Susana Indermuehle. He was the oldest of a family of seven. Johan …

    Sources (26)

    • Mary Ann Ackret in entry for Mary Matilda Jacob, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary Garber in household of Jno S Fullmer, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary Akeret in entry for John Gerber, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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