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Else JollyAge: 96 years18911988

Else Jolly
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Birth November 21, 1891 41

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 6 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
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 24 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 25 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 26 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
MarriageFranz RauhutView this family
July 21, 1923 (Age 31 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 37 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 of a fatherJulius Ernst Jolly
April 24, 1932 (Age 40 years)

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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 50 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://goo.gl/QfFDwG
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 58 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM
Death January 26, 1988 (Age 96 years)

  1. Generation 1
    1. Else Jolly, daughter of Julius Ernst Jolly and Lydia Augusta Rumpholz, was born on November 21, 1891 and died on January 26, 1988 at the age of 96. She married Franz Rauhut, son of Bernhard Paul Josef Rauhut and Marie Luise Berta Bernt, on July 21, 1923. He was born on October 2, 1898 in Frankenthal (Pfalz), Stadt, and died on March 1, 1988 in Würzburg, Unterfranken, Bayern at the age of 89.