Anna E. Zimmermann was born June 02,1859. Her parents were Henry and Minnie Zimmerman. Anna was born in Germany. On Sept 23, 1877 she married Herman E. Scheffel.They lived in Jersey County Illinois and later Macoupin County Illinois near Brighton. They had six children: Frank, Lena who married a Barth, Emma who died at age 19,Olga who married a Schneider, Herbert, and Fred G. ( my grandfather) who married Eugenia Berger.Anna died on Aug 29, 1921.She is buried in Bott Cemetery in Brighton, Il.