Anna E Fischer

1916–1976 (Age 60)
Saxonburg, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Anna E

When Anna E Fischer was born in 1916, her father, Thomas H Fischer, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Grace Walker, was 21. She married Sherwood E Griffith on 28 September 1939. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Smith Township, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died in 1976, at the age of 60, and was buried in Saxonburg, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anna E Fischer
Sherwood E Griffith
Marriage: 28 September 1939
Sherry Ann Griffith

Spouse & Children

28 September 1939
Coraopolis, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Female1916–1976Female

  • Thomas Henry Fischer Jr


  • Female1919–1968Female

  • Fred Fischer


  • James Walker Fischer


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 0

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U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Age 16

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a fisherman, from Fisch + the agent suffix -er. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anna E Griffith in household of Sherwood E Griffith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna E Fischer in household of Thomas H Fischer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ann E Fischer in household of Thomas H Fischer, "United States Census, 1920"

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