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Alfred HeflinAge: 79 years18521932

Alfred Heflin
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Birth March 20, 1852
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 4 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 9 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
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 14 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 14 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 16 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 25 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageMary E. BurtonView this family
June 3, 1886 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
Pearl Alma Heflin
October 11, 1891 (Age 39 years)
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 46 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 wifeMary E. Burton
March 29, 1907 (Age 55 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 63 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 64 years)

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
1918 (Age 65 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
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 77 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 January 16, 1932 (Age 79 years)

Family with Mary E. Burton - View this family
Marriage: June 3, 1886Kansas, USA
5 years

  1. Generation 1
    1. Alfred Heflin was born on March 20, 1852 in Nodaway, Nodaway County, Missouri and died on January 16, 1932 in Lake City, Barber County, Kansas at the age of 79. He married Mary E. Burton on June 3, 1886 in Kansas, USA. She was born in 1869 in Wilmore, Comanche County, Kansas and died on March 29, 1907 in Lake City, Barber County, Kansas at the age of 38.

      Children of Alfred Heflin and Mary E. Burton:

      1. Pearl Alma Heflin (1891)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Pearl Alma Heflin, daughter of Alfred Heflin and Mary E. Burton, was born on October 11, 1891 in Comanche County, Kansas, USA. She married William Arthur Rauhut, son of Adam M. Rauhut and Anna .

      Children of Pearl Alma Heflin and William Arthur Rauhut:

      1. Winetta Rauhut (1912)
      2. Alfred Rauhut (1916)
      3. Adam A Rauhut (19191930)
      4. Private
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Winetta Rauhut, teacher, public school, daughter of William Arthur Rauhut and Pearl Alma Heflin, was born on August 24, 1912 in Mcadoo, Barber, Kansas.

    2. Alfred Rauhut, son of William Arthur Rauhut and Pearl Alma Heflin, was born in 1916 in Mcadoo, Barber, Kansas.

    3. Adam A Rauhut, son of William Arthur Rauhut and Pearl Alma Heflin, was born in December 1919 in Mcadoo, Barber, Kansas and died before 1930.

    4. The details of this family are private.