Lizzie Zane

March 1889–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lizzie

When Lizzie Zane was born in March 1889, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Zane, was 32 and her mother, Anna Amelia Weiss, was 23.

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John Zane
Anna Amelia Weiss
Mabel A Zane
John Jacob Zane
Lizzie Zane
Charles J Zane
Mary Zane
Cora Geneva Zane
Baby Zane
Florence Lila Zane

Parents and Siblings

    John Zane


    Anna Amelia Weiss




+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 16

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

1 English: unexplained.2 Italian (Venice and Mantua) and Greek (Zanes): from a variant of the Venetian personal name Z(u)an(n)i ‘John’ ( see Zani ).3 Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Zahn .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Lizzie Zane, "United States Census, 1900"

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