Flossie Enid Ansteth

24 February 1911–4 September 2009 (Age 98)
Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States

The Life of Flossie Enid

When Flossie Enid Ansteth was born on 24 February 1911, in Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, her father, Elmer Jacob Ansteth, was 34 and her mother, Violet Bonnell, was 23. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Ivan Edward Faber. She lived in La Moille, Bureau, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Clarion Township, Bureau, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 4 September 2009, in Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States.

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Ivan Edward Faber
Flossie Enid Ansteth
Lyle Roland Faber
Melvin Faber
Larieta Settie Anderson

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 2

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 26

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

South German:1. from the medieval German personal name Anstett. This is a vernacular derivative of Greek Anastasios ( see Anastasio ). 2. habitational name for someone from Anstedt in Lower Saxony.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Enid Faber in household of Ivan Faber, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Flossie Faber in household of Ivan E Faber, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Enid Ansteth in household of Elmer Ansteth, "United States Census, 1920"

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