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1872-05-04 PL HH Friedrich+Pauline Rauhut ca. 1840 New York Vandalia K_1717_080476-0216.jpg

Georg Friedrich Rauhut1840

Name
Georg Friedrich Rauhut
Given names
Georg Friedrich
Surname
Rauhut
Birth January 19, 1840 36
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 5 years)
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 16 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Death of a fatherFriedrich Rauhut
before May 20, 1860 (Age 20 years)
Death of a motherDorothea Pfitzner
before May 20, 1860 (Age 20 years)

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 21 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 26 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 26 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 28 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
Emigration May 4, 1872 (Age 32 years)
Religious marriagePauline HeinzeView this family
1872 (Age 31 years) Husband: 32 Wife: 21
Death of a brotherJohann Gottfried Rauhut
July 22, 1878 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 37 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 58 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 75 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 76 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 77 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
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 89 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
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1822Ostrowo, Ostrowo (Ostrow Wielkopolski), Posen, PREUSSEN
Marriage: 1825Klein Zalesio, Posen (Poznań), Posen, PREUSSEN
13 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
Family with Pauline Heinze - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1872Koschmin, Koschmin, Posen, PREUSSEN

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Georg Friedrich Rauhut

      Georg Friedrich Rauhut, son of Friedrich Rauhut and Dorothea Pfitzner, was born on January 19, 1840 in Gorka, Kobylin, Posen. He married Pauline Heinze, daughter of Anton Heinze and Beate Jonas, in 1872 in Koschmin, Koschmin, Posen. She was born calculated 1851.