Anna J. Kuhn

ID#52, b. 4 July 1872, d. 16 August 1936
Father: Nikolaus Kuhn
Mother: Mary Schon

Birth date: 4 July 1872
Birth place: Germany.1,2,3,4 It has also been reported that Anna was born in Alsace-Lorraine.1

After her mother's death, Anna gained a stepmother when Catharina Schumacher married her father, Nikolaus.5

Anna emigrated from Antwerp, Belgium, in April 1886 with her family.6 Along with Nicholas Kuhn and Catharina Kuhn, Anna appears on the passenger list for the S.S. Rhynland which arrived in April 1886 at New York City, New York. Also listed: Adam Kuhn, Matt Kuhn and Catherine Kuhn. All are identified as citizens of Germany, having begun their journey from Wallerfangen, Germany, with an intended destination of East Liverpool. Information per the ship's manifest is as follows:
     Nic. Kuhn, age 37, male, a laborer
     Cathe. Kuhn, age 36, female
     Anna Kuhn, age 12, female
     Adam Kuhn, age 11, male
     Mathe. Kuhn, age 9, male
     Cathe. Kuhn, age 5, female
They are numbered 145 through 150 out of a total manifest of 347 passengers.6

Anna married Jacob Schenck in 1894.2

Anna died at age 64 on 16 August 1936 at 600 Grant Avenue, Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia.1 Anna's body was interred on 18 August 1936 in the East Oak Grove Cemetery, Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia.1

Deceased Children of Anna J. Kuhn and Jacob Schenck:

Family Line(s):
Kuhn Index
Last Edited Date=24 Oct 2014

Citations

  1. [S1971] Anna J. Schenck, Certificate of Death, Monongalia County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1983272_0001695.jpg.
  2. [S1972] Jacob Schenck household, 1900 U.S. Census, Monongalia County, West Virginia, Morgan District (that part of district north of Deckers Creek), Enumeration District 83, sheet 15B (150 stamped), National Archives micropublication T623_1767.
  3. [S1974] Jacob Schenk household, 1910 U.S. Census, Monongalia County, West Virginia, Morgantown Magisterial District, Morgantown City, Enumeration District 79, sheet 10B, National Archives micropublication T624_1691.
  4. [S1973] Jacob Schenck household, 1920 U.S. Census, Monongalia County, West Virginia, Morgantown (incorporated), Enumeration District 108, sheets 5A (222 stamped), National Archives micropublication T625_1964.
  5. [S3] Kathryne (Kuhn) Krouse, compiler, Family History Kuhn/Dittmeier, 1964.
  6. [S405] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, online http://www.ancestry.com (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc.), Nikolaus Kuhn family data.
  7. [S1980] George N. Schenck, Certificate of Death, Monongalia County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1983555_0000876.jpg.
  8. [S1978] Marriage License for Carl H. Schenck and Blanche Cole, Monongalia County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file _00418.jpg.