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Aimé Augustin Turpault1855

Aimé Augustin Turpault
Given names
Aimé Augustin
Birth December 9, 1855 40 39
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 12 months)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 5 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
Death of a brotherJules Hippolyte Turpault
November 20, 1865 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 11 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 11 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 13 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 22 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a sisterRose Marie Clovis Turpault
February 9, 1883 (Age 27 years)
Death of a fatherLouis Turpault
March 6, 1886 (Age 30 years)
Death of a motherLouise Hortense Maupillier
December 16, 1896 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 42 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 60 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 61 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 62 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
Death of a brotherLouis Marie Turpault
March 11, 1925 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 73 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
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 85 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 94 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

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Marriage: May 7, 1844Moulins, Mauléon, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE
11 months
elder brother
Louis Marie Turpault
Birth: April 21, 1845 29 29Moulins, Mauléon, Deux-Sèvres
Death: March 11, 1925Moulins, Mauléon, Deux-Sèvres
17 months
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
elder brother
Jules Hippolyte Turpault
Birth: June 7, 1853 38 37Moulins, Mauléon, Deux-Sèvres
Death: November 20, 1865Moulins, Mauléon, Deux-Sèvres
3 years

  1. Generation 1
    1. Aimé Augustin Turpault, son of Louis Turpault and Louise Hortense Maupillier, was born on December 9, 1855 in Moulins, Mauléon, Deux-Sèvres.