Grace Elizabeth Aney

1894–1977 (Age 82)
Monroe, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Grace Elizabeth

When Grace Elizabeth Aney was born on 13 September 1894, in Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Herman A. Aney, was 30 and her mother, Jane E "Jennie" Henry, was 28. She married George Alexander Gnewikow on 26 November 1913, in Monroe, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Wilton, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States in 1920 and Wisconsin, United States in 1977. She died on 13 August 1977, in Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Grace Elizabeth Aney
1894–1977
George Alexander Gnewikow
1890–1970
Marriage: 26 November 1913
Ethel J Gnewikow
1921–2005
June Christina Gnewikow
1923–2011

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
26 November 1913
Monroe, Wisconsin, United States
children

(2)

  • Ethel J Gnewikow

    Female1921–2005Female

  • June Christina Gnewikow

    Female1923–2011Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1863–1944Male

  • Jane E "Jennie" Henry

    Female1866–1936Female

siblings

(4)

  • Male1890–1960Male

  • Female1894–1977Female

  • Clare Aney

    Male1899–Male

  • Harvey Aney

    Male1905–Male

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 13

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained.2 Possibly a respelling of French Ané, from a personal name derived from Latin Asinarius.

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

Sources (3)

  • Grace Gnewikow in household of George Gnewikow, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Grace Aney in household of Herman Aney, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Grace Aney in household of Herman Aney, "United States Census, 1900"

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