Annie Rebecca Therit

1897–1947 (Age 49)
Carroll, Maryland, United States

The Life of Annie Rebecca

When Annie Rebecca Therit was born on 16 August 1897, in Carroll, Maryland, United States, her father, John Michael Therit, was 23 and her mother, Saranda Katie Leese, was 20. She married Paul Silas Wentz on 6 January 1916, in Manchester, Carroll, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Manchester, Carroll, Maryland, United States in 1910 and Manheim Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 May 1947, in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Annie Rebecca Therit
Paul Silas Wentz
Marriage: 6 January 1916
Miriam Therit Sterner

Spouse & Children

6 January 1916
Manchester, Carroll, Maryland, United States


  • Miriam Therit Sterner


Parents & Siblings



  • Female1897–1947Female

  • Tresa V Therit


  • Lillie Grace Therit


World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 8

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Annie R Wentz in household of Paul S Wentz, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Annie R Wentz in household of Paul S Wentz, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Annie R Heiret in household of John W Heiret, "United States Census, 1910"

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