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Johann Wilhelm Korn1837

Johann Wilhelm Korn
Given names
Johann Wilhelm
Birth 1837

Wirth, Schmied

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 9 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 20 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
MarriageChristiane RauhutView this family
about June 16, 1861 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
Anna Emilie Korn
April 9, 1863 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
Friedrich Emil Korn
February 10, 1865 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 24 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 30 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 30 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 32 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
BirthAnna Emma Korn
June 1, 1876
Birth of a daughter
Anna Emma Korn
June 1, 1876 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 41 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Marriage of a childKarl Martin LabitzkeAnna Emilie KornView this family
Type: Civil marriage
November 5, 1887 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 61 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 79 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 80 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 81 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 92 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

Family with Christiane Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: about June 16, 1861Ev. Kirche Stadt, Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Posen, PREUSSEN
22 months
22 months
11 years


Husband Age: 23 Wife Age: 25

  1. Generation 1
    1. Johann Wilhelm Korn, wirth, Schmied, was born in 1837. He married Christiane Rauhut about June 16, 1861 in Ev. Kirche Stadt, Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Krotoschin (Krotoszyn).

      Children of Johann Wilhelm Korn and Christiane Rauhut:

      1. Anna Emilie Korn (1863)
      2. Friedrich Emil Korn (1865)
      3. Anna Emma Korn (1876)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Anna Emilie Korn, daughter of Johann Wilhelm Korn and Christiane Rauhut, was born on April 9, 1863 in Dombrowo, Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Posen. She married Karl Martin Labitzke on November 5, 1887 in Dobberschütz (Dobrzyca), Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Posen. He was born on March 8, 1858 in Wronowo, Krotoschin, Posen.

    2. Friedrich Emil Korn, son of Johann Wilhelm Korn and Christiane Rauhut, was born on February 10, 1865 in Dombrowo, Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Posen.

    3. Anna Emma Korn

      Anna Emma Korn, daughter of Johann Wilhelm Korn and Christiane Rauhut, was born on June 1, 1876 in Koschmin Hauland, Koschmin, Posen.