Anna M Katz

23 April 1878–16 October 1964 (Age 86)
New York City, New York County, New York, United States

The Life of Anna M

When Anna M Katz was born on 23 April 1878, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States, her father, Abraham Katz, was 34 and her mother, Fannie Scheuerman, was 28. She married Harry S Ziskind on 2 April 1898, in Krebs, Pittsburg, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 16 October 1964, in United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in University City, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry S Ziskind
Anna M Katz
Marriage: 2 April 1898
Emil Alfred Ziskind
Dorothy Ziskind

Spouse and Children

2 April 1898
Krebs, Pittsburg, Oklahoma, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Abraham Katz


    Fannie Scheuerman




    Alexander Katz


    Jennie Katz



World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 23

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (Ashkenazic): acronym from the Hebrew phrase kohen tsedek ‘priest of righteousness’ ( see Cohen ).2 German: nickname from Katz(e) ‘cat’. Compare English Catt .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Anna Ziskind in household of Harry Ziskind, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Anna Katz, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

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