Charles Wesley Butler–
- Charles Wesley Butler
- Given names
- Charles Wesley
Mexican-American Warfrom 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
Influenza Epidemicbetween 1857 and 1859
Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
American Civil Warbetween 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
The Alaska Purchase1867
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
Yellow Fever Epidemic1867
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Transcontinental Railroad completed1869
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
| Birth of a daughter|
|Cora Elizabeth Butler|
February 17, 1877
Yellow Fever Epidemic1878
Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
|Marriage of a child||Charles Herman Rauhut — Cora Elizabeth Butler — View this family|
April 23, 1893
Spanish-American Warbetween 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
Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
World War Ibetween 1917 and November 1918
Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Spanish Influenza Epidemic1918
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
The Great DepressionOctober 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
- Generation 1
Children of Charles Wesley Butler and Arline Lyons:
- Cora Elizabeth Butler (1877–1962)
- Generation 2back to top
Cora Elizabeth Butler, daughter of Charles Wesley Butler and Arline Lyons, was born on February 17, 1877 in Barnard, Nodaway County, Missouri and died on May 6, 1962 in Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas at the age of 85. She married Charles Herman Rauhut, son of Adam Mathias Rauhut and Julie Matzke, on April 23, 1893 in Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas. He was born on November 10, 1867 in Canandaigua, Ontario, New York and died on June 10, 1941 in Kansas City, Wyandote, Kansas at the age of 73.
- Generation 3back to top
Emma Margaret Rauhut, daughter of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, was born on January 4, 1900 in Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas and died on May 9, 1974 in Paola, Miami, Kansas at the age of 74. She married Thomas Robert Barker, son of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick, on March 3, 1920 in Iola, Allen, Kansas. He was born on January 26, 1897 in Potosi Twp., Linn, Kansas and died on March 19, 1970 in Garnett, Anderson, Kansas at the age of 73.
William Wesley Rauhut, son of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, was born on April 16, 1902 in Welch, Craig, Oklahoma and died on April 7, 1965 in Kansas City, Wyandote, Kansas at the age of 62. He married Ethel Pauline Barker, daughter of William Calvin Barker and Dorzina Ellen Kirkpatrick.
William Wesley Rauhut and Ethel Pauline Barker had 3 children.
Elouis Arline Rauhut, daughter of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, was born on August 3, 1904 in Dodge City, Ford, Kansas and died on April 22, 1986 in Paola, Miami, Kansas at the age of 81.
Dorcas Rauhut, daughter of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, was born on August 21, 1906 in West Mineral, Cherokee, Kansas and died on January 16, 1975 in Paola, Miami, Kansas at the age of 68. She married Forrest Glenn Henness on January 28, 1924 in Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas. He was born on April 14, 1902 in Fontana, Miami, Kansas and died on January 30, 1988 in Paola, Miami County, Kansas at the age of 85.
Harkness Butler Rauhut, son of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, was born on December 1, 1909 in West Mineral, Cherokee, Kansas and died on June 10, 1986 in Denver, Denver, Colorado at the age of 76.
Helen Rauhut, daughter of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, was born on February 24, 1915 in Mc Cune, Crawford, Kansas and died on October 1, 1985 at the age of 70. She married Glenn Walter in 1932 in Paola, Miami, Kansas. He was born in 1915 in Lane, Miami, Kansas and died on March 26, 1969 in Kansas City, Wyandote, Kansas at the age of 54.