Anna Leona Lansworth

3 October 1870–13 August 1964 (Age 93)
Primrose, Dane, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Anna Leona

When Anna Leona Lansworth was born on 3 October 1870, in Primrose, Dane, Wisconsin, United States, her father, John Johnson Lansworth, was 27 and her mother, Susan Myrland, was 23. She married Cleveland Baker Stanley on 22 December 1897, in Ogema, Price, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Little Wolf, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1900 and New London, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States for about 5 years. She died on 13 August 1964, in Clintonville, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Clintonville, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cleveland Baker Stanley
Anna Leona Lansworth
Marriage: 22 December 1897
Elizabeth Richie Stanley
Marjorie Evelyn Stanley
Kathleen Anna Stanley
Dorothy Jean Stanley

Spouse and Children

22 December 1897
Ogema, Price, Wisconsin, United States


    Elizabeth Richie Stanley


    Marjorie Evelyn Stanley


    Kathleen Anna Stanley


    Dorothy Jean Stanley


Parents and Siblings

    John Johnson Lansworth


    Susan Myrland




    Ida J. Lansworth


    Lizzie B. Lansworth



    Luella Amelia Lansworth


    Mabel Lansworth


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 13

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (3)

  • Annie Lanswarth in household of John J Lanswarth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Anna L Stanley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anna Stanley in household of Cleveland Stanley, "United States Census, 1920"

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