Anna Maria Krouse

1833–1913 (Age 79)
Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Anna Maria

When Anna Maria Krouse was born on 14 October 1833, in Bavaria, Germany, her father, John George Krouse, was 36 and her mother, Margaret E Krouse, was 29. She married Moses Oliver Felton on 29 August 1854, in Jones, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Madison Township, Jones, Iowa, United States in 1900 and Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, United States in 1920. She died on 1 January 1913, in Madison, Jones, Iowa, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in North Madison Pioneers Cemetery, Center Junction, Jones, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anna Maria Krouse
1833–1913
Moses Oliver Felton
1828–1914
Marriage: 29 August 1854
Margaret Francis Felton
1855–1890
George Leslie Felton
1857–1927
Alfred Nichols Felton
1860–1943
Oliver John Felton
1863–1947
Charles Wesley Felton
1865–
Annie Winnifred Felton
1867–1951
Harlan Philip Felton
1871–1896
William Reid Felton
1874–1964

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
29 August 1854
Jones, Iowa, United States
children

(8)

  • Margaret Francis Felton

    Female1855–1890Female

  • George Leslie Felton

    Male1857–1927Male

  • Male1860–1943Male

  • Oliver John Felton

    Male1863–1947Male

  • Charles Wesley Felton

    Male1865–Male

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • John George Krouse

    Male1797–1857Male

  • Margaret E Krouse

    Female1804–1887Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

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.
1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

Age 19

On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.
1863

Age 30

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kraus .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Bickford in household of Elijah Bickford, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Anna M Felton in household of Moses O Felton, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Maria Eldred in household of Oliver J Felton, "United States Census, 1920"

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