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Rudolph SchusterAge: 75 years18531929

Name
Rudolph Schuster
Given names
Rudolph
Surname
Schuster
Birth May 18, 1853
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 3 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 7 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://goo.gl/ETtxkC
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 13 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://goo.gl/Gz2kHh
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 13 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 15 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://goo.gl/Xafdg5
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 24 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageEmilia SchrankView this family
June 11, 1879 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Eugenia Schuster
May 11, 1880 (Age 26 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 44 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
Marriage of a childEmil H. RauhutEugenia SchusterView this family
November 23, 1902 (Age 49 years)
Death of a daughterEugenia Schuster
May 3, 1903 (Age 49 years)
Note:

Transcribed with permission from the Goldthwaite Eagle-Mullin Enterprise dated May 09, 1903, Reverse image microfilm copy.

(Note: spelling of last name is different also) FATAL ACCIDENT

Last Sunday morning, Mrs. Transcribed with permission from the Goldthwaite Eagle-Mullin Enterprise dated May 09, 1903, Reverse image microfilm copy.

(Note: spelling of last name is different also) FATAL ACCIDENT

Last Sunday morning, Mrs. Emil Rauhart was drowned in a tank on her father's premises in the Priddy Community. The report received by the Eagle is to the effect that Mrs. Rauhart had been very sick, but was convalescing and walked to tank in company with some small children. Being weak from sickness she fainted and fell into the water and was drowned before the children could summons help.

Mrs. Rauhart was formerly Miss Eugenia Schuster and was married to Mr. Rauhart about five months ago. She was a daughter of Mr. R. Schuster, one of the old settlers of the community. The family stands high and the fact that the funeral Monday was attended by all of the people of that community and for five miles around shows in what high esteem she was held. There were sixty-five vehicles in the procession, besides many on horseback. The funeral services were held by Rev. Arch Lewis, at the cemetery.

The young husband and the parents of the deceased Lady have the undivided sympathy of us all.

-=-=-=-=-=eagle1903-=-=-=-==- was drowned in a tank on her father's premises in the Priddy Community. The report received by the Eagle is to the effect that Mrs. Rauhart had been very sick, but was convalescing and walked to tank in company with some small children. Being weak from sickness she fainted and fell into the water and was drowned before the children could summons help.

Mrs. Rauhart was formerly Miss Eugenia Schuster and was married to Mr. Rauhart about five months ago. She was a daughter of Mr. R. Schuster, one of the old settlers of the community. The family stands high and the fact that the funeral Monday was attended by all of the people of that community and for five miles around shows in what high esteem she was held. There were sixty-five vehicles in the procession, besides many on horseback. The funeral services were held by Rev. Arch Lewis, at the cemetery.

The young husband and the parents of the deceased Lady have the undivided sympathy of us all. -=-=-=-=-=eagle1903-=-=-=-==-

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 62 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 63 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 64 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 January 29, 1929 (Age 75 years)
Family with Emilia Schrank - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 11, 1879Aleman, Hamiton Co, Texas, USA
11 months
daughter

Note

Jac H SCHUSTER

5403 Quail Creek Drive McKinney, TX 75070

Submission Search: 895330-0611100194429

  1. Generation 1
    1. Rudolph Schuster was born on May 18, 1853 in Losau, Kulmbach, Bayern and died on January 29, 1929 in Priddy, Mills County, Texas at the age of 75. He married Emilia Schrank on June 11, 1879 in Aleman, Hamiton Co, Texas. She was born on May 28, 1860 in Posen (Poznań), Posen, PREUSSEN and died on February 11, 1934 in Priddy, Mills County, Texas at the age of 73.

      Children of Rudolph Schuster and Emilia Schrank:

      1. Eugenia Schuster (18801903)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Eugenia Schuster, daughter of Rudolph Schuster and Emilia Schrank, was born on May 11, 1880 and died on May 3, 1903 in Priddy, Mills County, Texas at the age of 22. She married Emil H. Rauhut on November 23, 1902 in St John Lutheran Church, Priddy, Texas.