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Mary Edwards Lutterloh

Mary Edwards Lutterloh
Given names
Mary Edwards

Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas - http://goo.gl/4B84q9
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Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://goo.gl/dGxJ1k
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Birth of a daughter
Julia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt
March 26, 1863
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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
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The Alaska Purchase
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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed

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

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Marriage of a childCharles Frederick RauhutJulia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' HoltView this family
November 16, 1882


of Company Shops Thurs. Nov. 16 at the residence of Daniel HOLT. Esq. by Rev. W.S. Long

Gleaner Nov. 23, 1882

Groom's Name: Charlie F Ranhut Groom's Birth Date: 1857 Groom's Birthplace: Groom's Age: 25 Bride's Name: Julia E Holt Bride's Birth Date: 1863 Bride's Birthplace: Bride's Age: 19 Marriage Date: 16 Nov 1882 Marriage Place: Graham, Alamance, North Carolina Groom's Father's Name: Charles Ranhut Groom's Mother's Name: Eliza Ranhut Bride's Father's Name: Daniel Holt Bride's Mother's Name: Mary E Holt Groom's Race: White Groom's Marital Status: Groom's Previous Wife's Name: Bride's Race: White Bride's Marital Status: Bride's Previous Husband's Name: Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M73420-9 System Origin: North Carolina-EASy Source Film Number: 1689671 Reference Number: cn 1543 Collection: North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979

Death of a husbandDaniel Clapp Holt
May 30, 1892
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898
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

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a daughterJulia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt
May 20, 1917

Her obituary appeared in the Alamance Gleaner on May 24, 1917 and reads:

"Mrs. C. F. Rauhut died Sunday at Rainey Hospital after an operation that was hoped would alleviate her condition. She was the daughter of the late Daniel C. Holt and was reared about a mile and a half west of Graham. She is survived by her husband, one son and three daughters. She was a sister of Mr. Lewis H. Holt, County Surveyor. The interment was at Pine Hill Cemetery."

Rainey Hospital Was Part of City Life Rainey St. was Busy in Early 1900s TN 04/15/79

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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic

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
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM

  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of Mary Edwards Lutterloh and Daniel Clapp Holt:

      1. Julia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt (18631917)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Julia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt, domestic, daughter of Daniel Clapp Holt and Mary Edwards Lutterloh, was born on March 26, 1863 in Alamance County, North Carolina, USA and died on May 20, 1917 in Rainey Hospital, Alamance County, North Carolina at the age of 54. She married Charles Frederick Rauhut, son of Charles Rauhut and Elizabeth Eliza Louisa Ritz, on November 16, 1882 in Graham, Alamance County, North Carolina. He was born on July 13, 1857 in Anderson, North Carolina, USA and died on June 29, 1925 in 309 South Broad, Burlington, Alamance at the age of 67.

      Children of Julia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt and Charles Frederick Rauhut:

      1. Minnie Elizabeth Rauhut (18831967)
      2. Hilary Edwin Rauhut (18901951)
      3. Elizabeth Magdalene Rauhut (19021997)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Minnie Elizabeth Rauhut, daughter of Charles Frederick Rauhut and Julia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt, was born on October 20, 1883 in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina and died on June 24, 1967 in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina at the age of 83. She married Walter Lee Cates, son of Anderson P Cates and Mary Elizabeth Lloyd, on November 23, 1910 in USA, Burlington, Alamance. He was born on July 29, 1871 in Bingham, Orange, North Carolina and died on May 14, 1923 in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina at the age of 51.

      Children of Minnie Elizabeth Rauhut and Walter Lee Cates:

      1. Charles Anderson Cates (19161916)
      2. Elizabeth Minwal Cates (19112002)
    2. Hilary Edwin Rauhut

      Hilary Edwin Rauhut, son of Charles Frederick Rauhut and Julia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt, was born on December 4, 1890 in Alamance County, North Carolina, USA and died on March 17, 1951 in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina at the age of 60. He married Sadie Leigh May, daughter of Henderson R. May and Margaret Mae Cheek.

      Hilary Edwin Rauhut and Sadie Leigh May had 1 child.

    3. Elizabeth Magdalene Rauhut, teacher, Burlington Traded School, Parketon Cut School, daughter of Charles Frederick Rauhut and Julia Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Holt, was born on March 15, 1902 in Alamance County, North Carolina, USA and died on November 18, 1997 in USA, Burlington, Alamance at the age of 95.