Anna Elizabeth Meads

F, b. 13 February 1849, d. 14 February 1943
     Anna Elizabeth was born on Tuesday, 13 February 1849 in Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Isaac Meads & Lydia Ann Leonard. She was often referred to as Eliza. On 10 May 1866, she married Johiel Bair. Anna Elizabeth married 2nd Lewis Stremmel, son of George Ludwig Stremmel and Frederika Feiring, on 25 March 1880 in Crawford County, Ohio. Eliza was first married to Johiel Bair.1,2 4 June 1880, Anna and her husband, Lewis, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Bucyrus village, Crawford County, Ohio. Enumerated in this household were Lewis Stremmel [35 Maryland], his wife: Eliza [31 Pennsylvania], step son: Samuel Blair [14 Ohio], step daughter: Cora Bair [12 Ohio] & step son: Roy Bair [10 Ohio]. Lewis is a saloon keeper.3 4 June 1900, Anna and her husband, Lewis, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio. Enumerated in this household were Lewis Stremmel [55 Maryland - October 1844] & his wife: Anna [50 New York - __ 1850].4 16 April 1910, Anna listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Bucyrus at Walnut Street. Enumerated in this household were Louis Stremmel [65 Maryland] & his wife: Anna E. [61 New York]. They had been married 30 years with no children.5 9 January 1920, Anna and her husband, Lewis, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Bucyrus at Walnut Street. Enumerated in this household were Louis Stremmel [75 Maryland] & his wife: Anna C. [70 New York]. Louis is a laborer in a machine shop.6 Anna's husband, Lewis, died on 8 February 1923 in Bucyrus at his home, 910 South Walnut Street leaving her a widow. Anna departed this life on Sunday, 14 February 1943 in St. Albans at home of her granddaughter at age 94 years and 1 day. She was buried at Bucyrus in Oakwood Cemetery.7

Family

Lewis Stremmel b. 24 Oct 1844, d. 8 Feb 1923

Citations

  1. [S336] Carl E. Shumaker, Marriages of Crawford County, Ohio 1831-1997, Volume II: page 356 - 25 March 1880: Lewis Stremmel, son of George Lewis to Anna Elizabeth Bair, widow of Johila Bair. [Volume 10: page 45]
  2. [S336] Carl E. Shumaker, Marriages of Crawford County, Ohio 1831-1997, Volume II: page 12 - 10 May 1866: Johiel Bair to Eliza Meads. [Volume 7: page 55]
  3. [S677] 1880 United States Federal Census: Crawford County, Ohio - Enumeration District 97 sheet 6, line 19 - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  4. [S679] 1900 United States Federal Census: Richland County, Ohio - 8th Ward, Enumeration District 125, sheet 3a, line __ - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  5. [S680] 1910 United States Federal Census: Crawford County, Ohio - Enumeration District 7, sheet 2b, line 76 - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  6. [S681] 1920 United States Federal Census: Crawford County, Ohio - 8th Ward, Enumeration District 6, sheet 8b, line 76 - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  7. [S225] Carl Shumaker, Cemeteries of Crawford County, Ohio, Volume 2a: page 564 - Anna Elizabeth Stremmel born: 2/13/1849; died: 2/14/1943; parents: Isaac Mead & Lydia Ann Leonard; spouse: Johiel Bair & Lewis L. Stremmel; Oakwood Cemetery.