Meta Anna Poeppelmeyer

1899–1990 (Age 91)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Meta Anna

When Meta Anna Poeppelmeyer was born on 29 July 1899, in Missouri, United States, her father, Simon Ernst August Poeppelmeier, was 46 and her mother, Wilhelmina Friederika Knapheide, was 40. She married Friedrich Herman Dreyer on 20 July 1918. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Warren, Missouri, United States in 1935 and North Elkhorn Township, Warren, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 13 August 1990, in Warrenton, Warren, Missouri, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Warrenton, Warren, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Meta Anna Poeppelmeyer
1899–1990
Friedrich Herman Dreyer
1892–1969
Marriage: 20 July 1918
Cecil August Dreyer
1920–1966
Mildred Wilhelmina Dreyer
1922–2004
Agnes Dreyer
1926–2016
Ruby Eleanore Dreyer
1928–1992
Kenneth Dreyer
1931–2011
Robert Dreyer
1934–
John Herschel Dreyer
1940–2020

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 July 1918
children

(7)

  • Cecil August Dreyer

    Male1920–1966Male

  • Female1922–2004Female

  • Agnes Dreyer

    Female1926–2016Female

  • Ruby Eleanore Dreyer

    Female1928–1992Female

  • Kenneth Dreyer

    Male1931–2011Male

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Simon Ernst August Poeppelmeier

    Male1852–1916Male

  • Wilhelmina Friederika Knapheide

    Female1859–1922Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 5

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Meta Dreyer in household of Fred H Dreyer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Meda Dreyer in household of Whilemine Poeppelmeyer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mety Anna Poppelmeyer in household of Simon Poppelmeyer, "United States Census, 1900"

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