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Chas Clifford Blake1885

Chas Clifford Blake
Given names
Chas Clifford
Birth calculated 1885

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 13 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 31 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 32 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 33 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
MarriageMargaret Pauline Jeliana Mina RauhutView this family
September 7, 1922 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 44 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 wifeMargaret Pauline Jeliana Mina Rauhut
July 1, 1941 (Age 56 years)
Note: Divorced
Burial of a wifeMargaret Pauline Jeliana Mina Rauhut
July 3, 1941 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 56 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 65 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
Family with Margaret Pauline Jeliana Mina Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: September 7, 1922Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA

Marriage1922-09-07 X Clifford Blake + Margareth Rauhut Detroit.jpg
1922-09-07 X Clifford Blake + Margareth Rauhut Detroit.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Chas Clifford Blake, engineer, son of Wm. J. Blake and Leonora Harris, was born calculated 1885 in New York, City, New York. He married Margaret Pauline Jeliana Mina Rauhut, daughter of Johann August Rauhut and Augusta Pauline Hilla, on September 7, 1922 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan. She was born on March 21, 1891 in Cheboygan, Cheboygan, Michigan and died on July 1, 1941 in Alpena, Michigan, USA at the age of 50.