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Anna Margaret Huisman Brandt
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Birth: May 6, 1892
Sibley
Ford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1956
Gibson City
Ford County
Illinois, USA

Mrs. Anna Brandt
Anchor - (PSN) - Mrs. Anna Margaret Brandt, 64, died at 12:24 p.m. Thursday at Gibson Community Hospital in Gibson City IL. Her funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at St. John's Church near Anchor IL, with the Rev. Alexander Youck officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery at Sibley IL. Visitation was to begain at 10 a.m. Friday at the Lamb Funeral Home in Gibson City IL. Mrs. Brandt was born May 6, 1892, in Sibley IL, a daughter of Helmer and May (Meta) Gronewald Huisman. She was married to Henry M. Brandt March 16, 1909 in Sibley. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church. Surviving are her husband; four daughters, Mrs. Viola Brookstra, Elgin; Mrs. Bernice Shreves, Paxton; Mrs. Mildred Jamison, Elliott; Miss Norma, Sibley; two sons, Louie, Tremont; Albert, Sibley; four sisters, Mrs. Minnie Farney, Pontiac; Mrs. Lizzie Beck, MI; Mrs. Tom Ross, Hutchinson MN; Mrs. Grace Towner, Litchfield; a brother, Elmer Huisman, Forrest IL. She was preceded in death by a brother.
Source: local newspaper obituary dated 8-24-1956
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The daughter of Helmer and Meta Gronewald Huisman, she married Henry M. Brandt, Jr. in 1910. They farmed 6 miles northwest of Gibson City IL until 1935 when Henry bought the Troyer farm near Sibley in Ford Co., IL. They were parents of six children:

1-Viola E. died Apr 1994
m Gerald Brookstra died 1956,
m Paul Lowe died 1975 lvd Gibson City
2-Bernice A.M. died Oct 2001
m Floyd Shreves d1987 lvd Paxton
3-Louis H. died Apr 1981
m Marguerite Taylor died 1992
W.W. II, farmer & construction w/'Doc' May, Gibson
4-Albert W. died Jan 1996
m Gertrude Blanck died 4-11-2001
Navy, W. W. II, farmer. retired 1981, Sibley
5-Mildred died Nov 09
m Leslie Jamison died 6-27-2010 lvd Elliott
6-Norma Jean died Mar 1989
m Jean E. Lehman died 1988 lvd Gibson, Urbana
 
 
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 Parents:
  Helmer Jacob Huisman (1854 - 1933)
  Meta Jacobina Catherna Gronewald Huisman (1855 - 1923)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Martin Brandt (1883 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Viola E. Brandt Lowe (1910 - 1994)*
  Bernice Annamae Brandt Shreves (1912 - 2001)*
  Louie Helmer Brandt (1913 - 1981)*
  Albert William Brandt (1915 - 1996)*
  Mildred E. Brandt Jamison (1919 - 2009)*
  Norma Jean Brandt Lehman (1929 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Huisman (1887 - 1889)*
  Anna Margaret Huisman Brandt (1892 - 1956)
  Elizabeth Gredina Huisman Beck (1893 - 1979)*
  Helene E Huisman Ross (1895 - 1991)*
  Grace E Huisman Towner (1898 - 1994)*
  Elmer Jacob Huisman (1901 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Sibley
Ford County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Karen Darwin Robert
Originally Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Nov 18, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9920251
Anna Margaret <i>Huisman</i> Brandt
Added by: Karen Darwin Robert
 
Anna Margaret <i>Huisman</i> Brandt
Added by: Karen Darwin Robert
 
Anna Margaret <i>Huisman</i> Brandt
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 Added: Dec. 31, 2004
 
 
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