Anna M Harms

January 1867–1954 (Age 87)
Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States

The Life of Anna M

When Anna M Harms was born in January 1867, in Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States, her father, Johann Hermann Harms, was 31 and her mother, Anna Katharina Weber, was 27. She married Friedrich Wilhelm Gerjets on 27 February 1902, in Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Menard, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. She died in 1954, in Tallula, Menard, Illinois, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Friedrich Wilhelm Gerjets
1874–1964
Anna M Harms
1867–1954
Marriage: 27 February 1902
Tochter Geriets
1904–1904
Herman Geriets
1905–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 February 1902
Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States
children

(2)

    Tochter Geriets

    Female1904–1904Female

    Male1905–1988Male

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Hermann Harms

    Male1835–1908Male

    Anna Katharina Weber

    Female1839–1904Female

siblings

(9)

    Katrena C. Harms

    Female1865–1939Female

    Female1867–1954Female

    Mary Harms

    Female1867–Female

    John F Harms

    Male1868–1948Male

    Henry H Harms

    Male1871–1954Male

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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 0

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1871

Age 4

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, Danish, and English: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Herman(n) ( see Hermann ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Annie Harms in household of Herman Harms, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Anna Harms in household of John H Harms, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Annie Harms in household of John H Harms, "United States Census, 1880"

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