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Lottie Schermerhorn1872

Lottie Schermerhorn
Given names
Birth about 1872 45 42
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 6 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a motherMary Eliza Harvey
June 17, 1889 (Age 17 years)
Marriage of a parentSamuel Joseph SchermerhornMatilda PrescottView this family
May 2, 1898 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 26 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH
Death of a sisterAmelia Schermerhorn
July 21, 1899 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 44 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 45 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 46 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Death of a sisterAnn Martha Schermerhorn
after 1918 (Age 46 years)

Death of a fatherSamuel Joseph Schermerhorn
January 11, 1922 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 57 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM
Death of a brotherJohn Schermerhorn
1936 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sisterMatilda Schermerhorn
1937 (Age 65 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 69 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://goo.gl/QfFDwG
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 78 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: October 1, 1849Ontario, CANADA
-3 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
5 years
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
6 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
4 years
Father’s family with Matilda Prescott - View this family
Marriage: May 2, 1898Wilton, Lennox & Addington County, Ontario, CANADA

  1. Generation 1
    1. Lottie Schermerhorn, daughter of Samuel Joseph Schermerhorn and Mary Eliza Harvey, was born about 1872 in Odessa, Ontario, CANADA.