Musician and Piano Teacher
Cremated at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Omaha, NE. Buried next to her parents' graves at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Omaha, NE.
Source: Article in Who's Who in Omaha in 1928, Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE, USA
Biographical Sketches of Men and Women of Achievement
ANTHES, Ellen Elizabeth, musician, teacher of voice and piano; b. Omaha, Douglas Co., Neb.; dau. George and Amanda Pauline (Getzschman) Anthes. (Father b. Frankfort on the Main, Germany; municipal accountant, ex-deputy state auditor, ex-county treasurer's examiner; came to Am. 1867. Mother b. Prussia, Germany; German and French ancestry, mother's family Neb. pioneers, arrived 1858.) Ed. Omaha pub. and H. S.; U of Neb. School of Music; Neb. Wesleyan School of Music; Omaha U. Republican. Life resident of Omaha with exception of 7 years. Teacher of Melody Way piano classes in pub. schools. Dir. Catholic Daughters of Am. Glee Club. Prof. accompanist. Former choir dir. German Congregational Church. Private class in piano and voice. Contralto mem. Anthes Trio, of which Gertrude Anthes Hilker is the soprano and Ollie Burnett Anthes is the mezzo. Studied piano under Felix Heink, Henry Purmort Eames, Max Landow, Stanley Jan Letovsky; harmony with Mortimer Wilson; voice with Mart Munchoff. Christian. Club; Ac crescendo. Home: 6718 Minne Lusa Blvd. Office: 16 Wead Bldg.
George Paul Anthes (1856 - 1936)
Amanda Pauline Getzschman Anthes (1865 - 1940)
Hattie M. Anthes (1880 - 1892)*
Ellen Elizabeth Anthes (1883 - 1960)
Paul Jacob Anthes (1886 - 1968)*
Hans George Anthes (1891 - 1895)*
Gertrude Penelope Anthes Hilker (1896 - 1976)*
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Created by: Diane Elsasser Snider
Record added: Aug 25, 2012
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