|Birth: ||Jun. 16, 1825, Germany|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 1900|
North Dakota, USA
Born in Latum, Westfalen, Germany daughter of Henry Joseph Mertens and Maria Magdalena Loethen.
Immigrated with her father to the United States 15 Feb 1837 on the Brig Charles Ferdinand, arriving at New Orleans, Louisiana.
Anna moved along with her father, arriving 14 Apr 1837 at New Westphalia, Missouri from New Orleans.
Anna was confirmed 15 Oct 1838 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Westphalia, Missouri by Bishop Rosati.
Married Francis Xavier "Xavier" Poepping 27 Jan 1846 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Westphalia, Osage, Missouri.
Anna and Xavier moved in about 1855 from Westphalia Missouri to Stearns County, Minnesota.
Had 12 children:
Joseph Hubert Poepping, born 13 Dec 1846
Maria Gertrude Poepping, born 08 Nov 1847
Stephan Joseph Poepping, born 01 Sep 1848
Maria Magdalena Poepping, born 11 Sep 1849
Anna Christina Poepping, born 03 Apr 1852 in Westphalia, MO
Bernard Davis Poepping, born 11 Mar 1854 in Westphalia, MO
Mary Elizabeth Poepping, born 22 Nov 1855 in Stearns, MN
George Poepping, born 06 Feb 1859 in Minnesota
Franziska Poepping, born 18 Apr 1861 in Minnesota
Anton Poepping, born 28 Mar 1864 in Minnesota
Margaret Poepping, born 13 Jul 1866
Susan Poepping, born 1869
Xavier Poepping (1820 - 1872)*
Saint Margarets Cemetery
Created by: Katie O.
Record added: Dec 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101786094