William J. Annon
WILLIAM J. ANNON, was born in Ireland Jan. 7, 1867. He came to America at the age of thirteen. He received his education partly in Ireland and partly in New York City. He came west in 1893 and to Anoka in August of that year, as business manager of the Anoka Water Works, Electric Light and Power Co., which position he still holds. Mr. Annon was married Jan. 2, 1890, to Jennie Shortt. Children: Walter T. and Charlotte Isabel.
source: History of Anoka County by Albert M. Goodrich – published 1905