Andrew Peter Tanning (1875 - 1943)

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Nicknames: "Andreas P G Thaning"
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Birthplace: Zirekoping, Skane, Sweden
Death: Died in Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States
Occupation: Post Office clerk
Managed by: Erica Howton, (c)
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About Andrew Peter Tanning

  • In her autobiography she [Dorothea Tanning] recalled that her devout Lutheran parents had been alarmed by a perverse bohemian streak that first manifested itself when, as a child, she always lusted after the villain in Westerns . Aged 15, despite never having heard of Surrealism, she horrified her family by painting a naked woman with leaves for hair.(1)

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  • 1920 US Federal Census: Birthplace: Sweden. Father's Birthplace:Denmark. Mother's Birthplace: Germany. Immigration Year: 1893.

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  1. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/culture-obituaries/art-obituaries/9060213/Dorothea-Tanning.html
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Andrew Tanning's Timeline

1875
August 18, 1875
Zirekoping, Skane, Sweden
1905
August 14, 1905
Age 29
Illinois, USA
1910
August 10, 1910
Age 34
Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States of America
1915
1915
Age 39
Illinois, USA
1943
December 24, 1943
Age 68
Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States
December 28, 1943
Age 68
Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States
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- present
United States Post Office