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Anna "Annie" Anker Tilstra
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1898
Steger
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul., 1984
Palos Heights
Cook County
Illinois, USA

In June 1900 Annie Anker (2 y, born March 1898 in Illinois), her father Arie Anker (35, November 1865, Illinois, farmer), her mother Anke [Dykstra] (36, October 1864, Holland, immigrated in 1884), her siblings Nicholas (11, June 1889, Illinois), Margret (7, April 1893, Illinois) and Peter (5, August 1895, Illinois) lived at a rented farm in the village of Steger, Bloom Township, south of Chicago and Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois.

Anna Anker married before 1920 to the eighteen years older Samuel Tilstra, who was born in 1879 in the country village Schingen in the northwest of the Dutch northern province Friesland.

In 1920 Anna (22 y, born in Illinois) and her husband Samuel Tilstra (40, Holland) lived at a rented home in the Dutch truck farmers settlement South Holland, just south of Chicago, Thornton Township, Cook County, Illinois. According to the records of this Census 1920 Sam Tilstra immigrated in 1889.

In 1930 Annie (33), her husband Sam Tilstra (51) and their son Robert Tilstra (4, Illinois) lived in Thornton [Township], Cook County, Illinois. According to the records of this Census 1930 Sam Tilstra immigrated in 1887.

Her husband Samuel Tilstra died in April 1943 in Chicago at the age of 64 years. Annie died in July 1984 at the age of 86 years, probably at her last residence place Palos Heights, a city just southwest of Chicago.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Arie Klass Anker (1865 - 1942)
  Anke Antje Dykstra Anker (1864 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Tilstra (1879 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Robert J. Tilstra (1925 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nicholas Arie Klass Anker (1889 - 1950)*
  Peter Anker (1895 - ____)*
  Anna Anker Tilstra (1898 - 1984)
  Harry Arie Klass Anker (1900 - 1932)*
  John Arie Klass Anker (1902 - 1957)*
  Martin Anker (1911 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Homewood Memorial Gardens
Homewood
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Peter Hakze
Record added: Jan 10, 2014
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Anna Annie <i>Anker</i> Tilstra
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Anna Annie <i>Anker</i> Tilstra
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