Anna Christina Flachs Schafer Dean

31 October 1926–12 July 1996 (Age 69)
Remus, Mecosta, Michigan, United States

The Life of Anna Christina

When Anna Christina Flachs Schafer Dean was born on 31 October 1926, in Remus, Mecosta, Michigan, United States, her father, William Michael Flachs, was 34 and her mother, Rosa B Snider, was 32. She married LaVern Charles Schafer on 25 October 1947. She lived in Morton Township, Mecosta, Michigan, United States in 1996. She died on 12 July 1996, in Remus, Mecosta, Michigan, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Remus, Mecosta, Michigan, United States.

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LaVern Charles Schafer
Anna Christina Flachs Schafer Dean
Marriage: 25 October 1947

Spouse and Children

25 October 1947

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 19

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname (especially in the Silesian-Bohemian area) from Czech Vlach ‘foreigner’, denoting specifically someone who spoke a Romance language, in particular an Italian. 2. topographic name for someone living in flat terrain, from Middle Low German vlak ‘flat’, or a nickname for a superficial or silly person, from the same word in the sense ‘shallow’. 3. metonymic occupational name for a blacksmith, from Middle High German vlach ‘smooth’, ‘straight’. It is recorded as a surname in Bavaria around 1500 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna Flachs in household of William Flachs, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ann C Flachs in entry for Edward Peczkowski and Charlotte A Schafer Andres, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Anna Christina Dean, "Find A Grave Index"

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