Anna Alice Tohl

1887–1959 (Age 71)
Jackson, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Anna Alice

When Anna Alice Tohl was born on 29 December 1887, in Jackson, Mississippi, United States, her father, Herman Heinrich Thoel Tohl, was 41 and her mother, Anna Maria Kindermann, was 38. She married Ernest Bertram Gresham on 1 July 1911, in Nehalem, Tillamook, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Nehalem, Tillamook, Oregon, United States for about 20 years and Nehalem Election Precinct, Tillamook, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 3 December 1959, in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Nehalem American Legion Cemetery, Nehalem, Tillamook, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anna Alice Tohl
Ernest Bertram Gresham
Marriage: 1 July 1911
Crystal Ladean Gresham
Evelyn Laverne Gresham

Spouse & Children

1 July 1911
Nehalem, Tillamook, Oregon, United States


  • Crystal Ladean Gresham


  • Evelyn Laverne Gresham


Parents & Siblings

  • Herman Heinrich Thoel Tohl


  • Anna Maria Kindermann




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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 3

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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 North German: from the Germanic personal name Baldo, a short form of the various compound names with the first element bald ‘bold’.2 North German: habitational name from either of two places called Bohl, near Düren and Cologne.3 North German: variant of Bohle .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anna L Grashan in household of Ernest B Grashan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anna A Tohl in household of Herman H Tohl, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Anna A Tohl in household of Hermann Tohl, "United States Census, 1900"

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