Anna Maria was born on October 5, 1869 in the village of Neudorf in the Glückstal district of the Odessa area and Black Sea region of South Russia to Michael Kirschenmann (1842-1927) and Sophia (Morlock) Kirschenmann (1848-1869). She was baptized on October 12, 1869.
On May 13, 1874, at the age of 4, Anna Maria, her father, step-mother, and 1 half-sibling arrived in Baltimore, MD aboard the S.S. Hermann traveling from Bremen, Germany.
↑ "Maryland, Baltimore Passenger Lists, 1820-1948," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK6L-C5QY : 19 February 2021), Anna Kirchmann, ; citing Immigration, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, NARA microfilm publications M255, M596, and T844 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL film 417,405. Entry #143