Anna Tonkin

Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Tonkin was born in April 1885, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William C Tonkin, was 33 and her mother, Sarah Catherine Hazlet, was 31. She lived in Montgomery Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900.

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William C Tonkin
Sarah Catherine Hazlet
Mary L. Tonkin
Cecil Laurence Tonkin
Anna Tonkin

Parents & Siblings



  • Mary L. Tonkin


  • Cecil Laurence Tonkin


  • Female1885–Female

World Events (3)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 20

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. 

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from a pet form of the personal name Thomas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Anna Tonkin in household of Wm Tonkin, "United States Census, 1900"

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