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Mary Anna Schaffner Anders
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1858
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1939
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Parents; John and Elizabeth Schaffner both born in Switzerland. Migrated to Madison Co Ill.
1860 census Madison Ill
head John Shafner 35 Switzerland
wife Elizabeth 36 Switzerland
son John 8 all Ill
dau Louisa 3
dau Mary 2
son Louis 0
1870 census Madison Ill
John 45
Elizabeth 46
John 16
Louise 13
Mary 11
Louis 9
Eda 6
Braata 4
Carl 2
1880 census Madison Ill
John Schmitt 28
Menie 25
George 4
Carrie 3
Charles 2
Mary Schaffner 23 "servant"

Spouse; Henry Anders born in Germany m 11/11/1880 Madison Ill
children;
Louise (Lulu) Anders Smitendorf; 1883 Madison Ill 1964 buried; Evergreen Cemetery Yreka, Siskiyou Co CA
Charles Anders 1886 Topeka KS 1953 buried; Forest Lawn cemetery Glendale, Los Angeles Co CA
I called Forest Lawn Cemetery and they provided the following information; Mary's age at death "80yrs 6mo, 13days".

The family moved to CA about 1905.
1910 census San Bernardino CA
head Henry F Anders 55 Germany
wife Mary A Anders 53 Ill
son Charles 24 KS
six boarders

On their marriage licence her name is mispelled Anna Maria Shaufner

I have two photos of this lady. One is of four people; Mary Anders, Louise Schmitendorf, and Marjorie Smith who is holding Donald C Smith. (Taken circa 1933) On the back of the photo in Marjories hand is written "four generations". Mary was a tiny lady. In the photo she is shorter than Marjorie who was 5 feet tall. The second photo is of her and her daughter-in-law at the Ostrich exibit, Venice Beach Los Angeles CA. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Schaffner (1825 - ____)
  Elizabeth Schaffner (1824 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry F Anders (1854 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Louise Caroline Anders Smitendorf (1883 - 1964)*
  Charles Louis Anders (1886 - 1953)*
 
 Sibling:
  Louisa Schaffner Haring (1858 - 1946)*
  Mary Anna Schaffner Anders (1858 - 1939)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: graceland 1152
 
Created by: warren smith
Record added: Dec 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81533067
Mary Anna <i>Schaffner</i> Anders
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