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Ernest Orville ANNIS

Male 1892 - 1964  (71 years)


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  • Name Ernest Orville ANNIS 
    Born 16 Nov 1892  Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Oct 1964  Bremen Community Hospital, Bremen, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bremen Municipal Cemetery, Bremen, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002:

      Name: Ernest Orville Annis
      City: Not Stated [According to the image, the city is Bremen]
      County: Marshall
      State: Indiana
      Birthplace: Indiana; United States of America
      Birth Date: 16 Nov 1892
      Race: Caucasian
      Roll: 1653566
      Draft Board: 0
      Age: View Image [24]
      Occupation: View Image [Teacher]
      Nearest Relative: View Image [Not stated]
      Registration Place: View Image [Marshall County, IN]
      Height: View Image [Tall]
      Build: View Image [Slender]
      Color of Eyes: View Image [Dark Brown]
      Color of Hair: View Image [Brown]
      Signature: View Image [Ernest Orville Annis]

      (2) A household headed by Ernest Annis is listed in the 1920 census of Bremen, German Township, Marshall County, IN.

      Ernest is listed in the 1920 census as a school teacher who was then 26 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, he was born in about 1894. According to the 1920 census, he was born in IN, and both of his parents were born in IN.

      Listed with Ernest is his wife, Lillie, who was then 24 years of age; therefore, according to the 1920 census, she was born in about 1896. According to the 1920 census, she was born in IN, her father was born in IN, and her mother was born in PA.

      (3) A household headed by Earnest O. Annis is listed in the 1930 census of Royal Center, Boone Township, Cass County, MI. [Earnest's middle initial is listed as "D" in the index to the 1930 census.]

      Earnest O. is listed in the 1930 census as a school teacher who was then 37 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, he was born in about 1893. According to the 1930 census, he was born in IN, and both of his parents were born in IN. According to the 1930 census, he was 26 years of age at his first marriage.

      Listed with Earnest O. is his wife, Lillie M., who was then 34 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1896. According to the 1930 census, she was born in IN, her father was born in IN, and her mother was born in PA. According to the 1930 census, she was 23 years of age at her first marriage.

      Also listed with Earnest O. is his daughter, Virginia E., who was then 6 years of age; therefore, according to the 1930 census, she was born in about 1924. According to the 1930 census, she was born in IN, and both of her parents were born in IN.

      (4) Obituary, The Bremen Enquirer, October 15, 1964, pp. 1, 8:

      Foster V. Annis and Ernest O. Annis Die Only 48 Hours Apart

      Two brothers who have been active in public and civic affairs of this community for many years, died within 48 hours of each other last week. Foster V. Annis, 65 years old died unexpectedly from a heart attack Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 7, while working in the yard at the home he had recently purchased on North Maryland Street. His older brother, Ernest O. Annis, 71 years old, died at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, in Community Hospital after an illness of a week. . . .

      ERNEST O. ANNIS.

      Ernest O. Annis was born in Bremen Nov. 16, 1892, a son of Charles E. and Emma V. (Balsley) Annis and was married in Bremen Feb. 9, 1919, to Lillie M.Cline, who survives.

      A lifelong resident of this community, he was a member of Grace Evangelical United Brethren church, a member and past president of the Kiwanis club of Bremen, a past Lieutenant Governor of Kiwanis, a veteran of World War I, and a former teacher in the Bremen Public Schools. He also served as German township trustee for eight years and for the last eight years has been director of public welfare for Marshall county.

      Survirring with the widow are two daughters, Mrs. Richard (Virginia) Leeper and Mrs. John (Barbara Jean) Windham of Bremen; three brothers, Walter of South Bend, Arthur of Rockford, Ill., and Howard of Waukegan, Ill.; four sisters, Mrs. Ethel Shirk of South Bend, Mrs Helen Radcliffe of Houston, Tex., Mrs. Geneva Molebash of Dewart Lake near Milford, and Miss Leah Annis of Bremen. There are four grandchildren.

      Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock in the Grece E.U.B. church with the pastor, Rev. Richard Eisinger, officiating. Burial was in the Bremen cemetery.

      (5) www.findagrave.com:

      Ernest Orville Annis
      Birth: Nov. 16, 1892, Bremen, Marshall County, Indiana, USA
      Death: Oct. 9, 1964, Bremen, Marshall County, Indiana, USA

      Funeral Home: Huffs Funeral Home, Bremen, IN 46506 . . .

      Family links: Parents: Charles E Annis (1862 - 1942), Emma Viola Balsley Annis (1867 - 1946); Spouse: Lillie Marie Cline Annis (1895 - 1980); Children: Virginia Ellen Annis Leeper (1923 - 1998)

      Burial: Bremen Municipal Cemetery, Bremen, Marshall County, Indiana, USA
      Plot: Section: V & S 2; Lot: 143: Grave or Crypt: 2

      Created by: Jack Williams
      Record added: Mar 22, 2007
      Find A Grave Memorial# 18557634
    Person ID I5300  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2017 

    Father Charles E. ANNIS 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Emma V. BALSLEY 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5183  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lillie Marie CLINE,   b. 25 Sep 1895, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1980, Miller's Merry Manor Nursing Home, Plymouth, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1919 
    Children 
     1. Virginia Ellen ANNIS,   b. 23 Aug 1923,   d. 10 Dec 1988  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2017 17:08:00 
    Family ID F2913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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