Anna Margaretha Kesel

Female25 December 1871–5 November 1949

Brief Life History of Anna Margaretha

When Anna Margaretha Kesel was born on 25 December 1871, in Hilsbach, Bezirksamt Sinsheim, Baden, her father, Franz Kesel, was 38 and her mother, Katharina Werner, was 34. She had at least 1 son and 4 daughters with August Krenzer. She died on 5 November 1949, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

August Krenzer
Anna Margaretha Kesel
Ada Caroline Krenzer
Frank Lester Krenzer
Eleanore E Krenzer
Anna A. Krenzer
Lorene Krenzer

Sources (13)

  • Anna Kranger in household of August Kranger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna Margaretha Kesel, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • Krenzer, "Find A Grave Index"

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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.

1872 · The Amnesty Act

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A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Frieda, Kurt.

Flemish (De Kesel): topographic name for someone living on gravelly land.

South German: variant of Kiesel .

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

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