Some sources list Anna's given name as "Anne". Anna came with her mother Sidse Pedersen Larsen. Immigration record lists her surname as Larsen. She is the daughter of Jorgen Ericksen and Sidse Pedersen. She came on the ship, Kenilworth in 1866 with her step-father, Peter and mother, Sisse and siblings: Karen M., Jorgen Pedersen, Lars P., Karen M., Anne Sophie and Karoline M.