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
Catherine Knoedler
Henry Jacob Mesta
Jacob Edward Mesta
George Frederick Mesta
Rosa Mesta
Anna C Mesta
Louis William Mesta
Frank Albert Mesta

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"

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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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