Anna C Mesta

Brief Life History of Anna C

When Anna C Mesta was born on 20 February 1888, in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Henry Mesta, was 34 and her mother, Catherine Knoedler, was 30. She lived in Union Township, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 April 1947, in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Bethel Cemetery, Bethel Park, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Mesta
1853–1912
Catherine Knoedler
1857–1945
Henry Jacob Mesta
1879–1958
Jacob Edward Mesta
1881–1929
George Frederick Mesta
1884–1956
Rosa Mesta
1886–1971
Anna C Mesta
1888–1947
Louis William Mesta
1890–1953
Frank Albert Mesta
1894–1963

Sources (3)

  • Anna C Mata in household of Henry Mata, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Annie Moesta, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • Annie C O Nesta in household of Henry O Nesta, "United States Census, 1900"

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

1890 · Woman's Suffrage

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

1904

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Mösta: unexplained.

Spanish (Seville): variant (singular) of Mestas .

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

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