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Dorothea Thomas

Dorothea Thomas
Given names

Birth of a sisterCaroline Thomas
about 1845
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
Birth of a sisterAnna Rosina Thomas
August 5, 1856
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
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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
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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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
MarriageJohann RauhutView this family
Type: Religious marriage
1868 Age: 28/24-26
Note: Eintrag 1 / 1868
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
Birth of a son
Valentin Paul Rauhut
February 9, 1870
Birth of a daughter
Anna Catharina Rauhut
November 21, 1875
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Marriage of a childValentin Paul RauhutAnna Bertha ZimmermannView this family
Type: Civil marriage
May 5, 1894
Death of a half-sisterDorothea Rauhut
December 9, 1896

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
Marriage of a childAdalbert NickelAnna Catharina RauhutView this family
Type: Civil marriage
February 9, 1904
Address: StA Lissa No. 22/1904
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Polio Epidemic

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

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

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
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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
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945

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
Family with parents - View this family
12 years
Mother’s family with Augustus Thomas Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: about 1841Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
21 months
Dorothea Rauhut
Birth: October 9, 1842 25 21Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen
Death: December 9, 1896
Family with Johann Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: 1868kath. Gemeinde, Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
2 years
6 years
Johann Rauhut + Susanna Seiffert - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: August 3, 1897Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
-29 years


Eintrag 1 / 1868

  1. Generation 1
    1. Dorothea Thomas, daughter of Augustinus Thomas and Catharina Nerlich. She married Johann Rauhut, son of Joseph Rauhut and Helena Krause, in 1868 in kath. Gemeinde, Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno). He was born in 1840 in Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen.

      Children of Dorothea Thomas and Johann Rauhut:

      1. Valentin Paul Rauhut (1870)
      2. Anna Catharina Rauhut (1875)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Valentin Paul Rauhut, arbeiter (in 1894), son of Johann Rauhut and Dorothea Thomas, was born on February 9, 1870 in Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen. He married Anna Bertha Zimmermann, daughter of August Zimmermann and Henriette Bock, on May 5, 1894 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on January 1, 1871 in Wongrowitz (Wongrowiec), Posen, PREUSSEN.

      Children of Valentin Paul Rauhut and Anna Bertha Zimmermann:

      1. Marie Hedwig Anna Rauhut (1893)
      2. Alfred Georg Wilhelm Rauhut (1897)
    2. Anna Catharina Rauhut

      Anna Catharina Rauhut, daughter of Johann Rauhut and Dorothea Thomas, was born on November 21, 1875 in Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen. She married Adalbert Nickel on February 9, 1904 in Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN. He was born on May 25, 1871 in Gross Tworsewitz, Lissa (Lezno), Posen.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Marie Hedwig Anna Rauhut, arbeiterin (in 1914), daughter of Valentin Paul Rauhut and Anna Bertha Zimmermann, was born on March 18, 1893 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She married Wilhelm August Krüger, son of Hermann Krüger and Wilhelmine Bohnstengel, on May 28, 1914 in Berlin V, Berlin, Brandenburg. He was born on July 2, 1888 in Pakulent, Greifenhagen, Pommern and died on October 4, 1917 in Berlin-Mitte, Berlin, Brandenburg at the age of 29.

    2. Alfred Georg Wilhelm Rauhut

      Alfred Georg Wilhelm Rauhut, son of Valentin Paul Rauhut and Anna Bertha Zimmermann, was born on April 19, 1897 in Rixdorf, Berlin, Brandenburg. He married Lydia Dally, daughter of Hermann Dally and Lydia Prost, on June 21, 1920 in Berlin V, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on May 23, 1898 in Neiderzehren, Marienwerder, Westpreussen. Alfred Georg Wilhelm Rauhut and Lydia Dally were divorced on May 12, 1925.