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Cath. Wiednau1847

Cath. Wiednau
Given names

Catharina Widmann

Catharina Widmann
Given names
Married name
Catharina Rauhut
Birth calculated 1847


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 (Age 10 years)

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 14 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 20 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 20 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 22 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
Religious marriageJoannes Ernestus RauhutView this family
1872 (Age 25 years) Husband: 25 Wife: 25
Birth of a son
Johanns Paul Rauhut
February 16, 1873 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 31 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Marriage of a childJohanns Paul RauhutAdelheid Maria SchlafkeView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 4, 1894 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 51 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 69 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 70 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 71 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 82 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 94 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

  1. Generation 1
    1. Cath. Wiednau was born calculated 1847. She married Joannes Ernestus Rauhut in 1872 in Lissa (Lezno), Lissa (Lezno), Posen. He was born calculated 1847.

      Children of Cath. Wiednau and Joannes Ernestus Rauhut:

      1. Johanns Paul Rauhut (1873)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Johanns Paul Rauhut, son of Joannes Ernestus Rauhut and Cath. Wiednau, was born on February 16, 1873 in Lissa (Lezno), Lissa (Lezno), Posen. He married Adelheid Maria Schlafke, daughter of Henricus Schlafke and Carolina Tscheuschner, on November 4, 1894 in Lissa (Lezno), Lissa (Lezno), Posen. She was born on December 16, 1869 in Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen.

      Children of Johanns Paul Rauhut and Adelheid Maria Schlafke:

      1. Gertrud Elfriede Rauhut (18991987)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Gertrud Elfriede Rauhut, daughter of Johanns Paul Rauhut and Adelheid Maria Schlafke, was born in 1899 and died in 1987 at the age of 88.

      Gertrud Elfriede Rauhut had 1 child.