Anna C. Manney

18 October 1835–22 February 1896 (Age 60)
Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Anna C.

When Anna C. Manney was born on 18 October 1835, in Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States, her father, James B Manney, was 28 and her mother, Bridget Nesbit, was 25. She married James Seeley Drake about 1852, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Oak Grove, Dodge, Wisconsin, United States in 1860 and Minnehaha, Dakota Territory, United States in 1880. She died on 22 February 1896, in Humboldt, Minnehaha, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

James Seeley Drake
Anna C. Manney
Marriage: about 1852
James Westley Drake
Martha A Drake
Mary Alice Drake
Norman Drake

Spouse and Children

about 1852
New York, United States




    Mary Alice Drake


    Norman Drake


Parents and Siblings

    James B Manney


    Bridget Nesbit




    Catherine C. Manney



World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 1

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 19

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Maney .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ann Drake in household of Daniel Drake, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Annie Rawson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Anna C Drake in household of James S Drake, "United States Census, 1860"

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