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Paul Albert SchäferAge: 35 years18831918

Paul Albert Schäfer
Given names
Paul Albert
Birth April 11, 1883 33 30

Birth of a brotherOtto Hermann Schäfer
January 13, 1886 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a sisterMartha Marie Schäfer
January 19, 1889 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a brotherAlfred Oskar Schäfer
July 22, 1890 (Age 7 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 14 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 paternal grandfatherWilhelm Carl Friedrich Schäfer
October 21, 1900 (Age 17 years)
Note: an innerer Verletzung
Death of a paternal grandmotherMarie Elisabeth Handke
November 21, 1902 (Age 19 years)
Note: Altersschwäche
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 32 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 33 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 34 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 April 20, 1918 (Age 35 years)

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Marriage: February 23, 1876Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen, PREUSSEN
Marriage: 1876Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen, PREUSSEN
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elder sister
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elder brother
3 years
elder sister
3 years
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younger brother
3 years
younger sister
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younger brother



  1. Generation 1
    1. Paul Albert Schäfer, son of Ferdinand Johann Schäfer and Johanna Henriette Rauhut, was born on April 11, 1883 and died on April 20, 1918 at the age of 35.