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Alphonse Emile Polard

Alphonse Emile Polard
Given names
Alphonse Emile

Birth of a daughter
Elisée Polard

Birth of a daughter
Marie Polard

Birth of a daughter
Auguste Polard

Birth of a son
Ludovic Polard

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
Historical Event
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Civil marriageConstance Églantine LaignierView this family
May 19, 1863
Historical Event
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
Historical Event
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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
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
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
Death of a wifeConstance Églantine Laignier

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
Historical Event
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
Historical Event
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

Family with Constance Églantine Laignier - View this family
Marriage: May 19, 1863Saint-Hilaire-la-Gérard, Orne, Basse-Normandie, FRANCE

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Alphonse Emile Polard. He married Constance Églantine Laignier, daughter of Louis Honoré Leignier and Anne Francoise Lorel, on May 19, 1863 in Saint-Hilaire-la-Gérard, Orne, Basse-Normandie. She was born on December 12, 1843 in Saint-Hilaire-la-Gérard, Orne, Basse-Normandie and died in 1908 at the age of 64.

      Children of Alphonse Emile Polard and Constance Églantine Laignier:

      1. Elisée Polard (1934)
      2. Marie Polard (1941)
      3. Auguste Polard
      4. Ludovic Polard
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Elisée Polard, daughter of Alphonse Emile Polard and Constance Églantine Laignier. She died in 1934.

    2. Marie Polard, daughter of Alphonse Emile Polard and Constance Églantine Laignier. She died in 1941.

      Marie Polard had 3 children.

    3. Auguste Polard, daughter of Alphonse Emile Polard and Constance Églantine Laignier.

    4. Ludovic Polard, son of Alphonse Emile Polard and Constance Églantine Laignier. He married Florentine Guillard.

      Ludovic Polard and Florentine Guillard had 3 children.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.