Anna M. Wolfe
(Abt 1901-1966)


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1. William J. Dewees

Anna M. Wolfe 1 2

  • Born: Abt 1901, , , PA 1 2
  • Marriage (1): William J. Dewees
  • Died: 6 Feb 1966, Chester, Delaware, PA about age 65 2
  • Buried: 9 Feb 1966, Linwood: Lawn Croft Cemetery, Delaware, PA 2

   FamilySearch ID: LKKJ-97N.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1920 in Chester, Delaware, PA. 1 The 1920 census recorded renting at 1312 Hancock Street: William J. Dewees, driller in ship yard, 23, living with wife Anna M., 19; daughter Georgianna B., 2; and son William B., 7 months old. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania except William's mother in Ireland.

2. Newspaper: Delaware County Daily Times: obituary of Mrs. Anna M. Dewees, 8 Feb 1966, Chester, Delaware, PA. 2 Mrs. Anna M. Dewees, 66, of 1006 Woodside Ave., Upland, died Sunday in the Chester Division of the Crozer - Chester Medical Center, Chester.
Mrs. Dewees, the former Anna M. Wolfe, was born in Pennsylvania and lived 23 years in Upland. She was the widow of William J. Dewees.
She was a cashier at the Big B. Rollerdrome (Great Leopard Skating Rink) Chester, where she was employed 10 years.
She was a member of the Tri-State Skating Club and the Old Timers' Skating Club.
She is survived by three sons, William Bane Dewees of Chester, John Morton of Parkside and Jame Paul of Upland; one daughter, Mrs. Georgianna Beecher, with whom she lived; two brothers, Morton Wolfe of Norwood and Raymond of Middletown; one sister, Mrs. Henrietta Raibley of Norwood, and 16 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at the William S. Bleyler Funeral Home, 500 W. 22nd St., Chester. Burial will be in Lawn Croft Cemetery, Lower Chichester.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 this evening at the funeral home.

Anna married William J. Dewees. (William J. Dewees was born on 24 Jun 1896 in , , PA,1 3 died on 19 Dec 1949 in Chester, Delaware, PA 3 4 and was buried on 22 Dec 1949 in Linwood: Lawn Croft Cemetery, Delaware, PA 3 4.)


1 1920 United States Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Chester Ward 2, Delaware, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1561; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 120; Image: 149.

2 Delaware County Daily Times (Chester, PA), 8 Feb 1966, page 4. Obituary of Mrs. Anna M. Dewees.

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4 Delaware County Daily Times (Chester, PA), 21 Dec 1949, page 2. Obituary of William J. Dewees.

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