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Johann August Rauhut1832

Johann August Rauhut
Given names
Johann August
Birth June 29, 1832 36 36
Schäferknecht in Gross Woyniez

Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City - http://goo.gl/0602J7
Birth of a sisterAnna Caroline Rauhut
November 17, 1835 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 3 years)
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
Birth of a brotherAugust Rauhut
calculated 1836 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a brotherCarl Wilhelm Rauhut
December 6, 1839 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherJohann Ernst Rauhut
calculated 1842 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 13 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
Death of a brotherJohann David Rauhut
December 28, 1856 (Age 24 years)
Address: Ev.-Luth. Schmiegel No. 106/1856
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 24 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Religious marriageAnna Eleonore KrauseView this family
May 5, 1862 (Age 29 years) Husband: 29 Wife: 20
Note: Evang.Kirche Schmiegel(No.10/1862)
Note: 5.Sohn des Schafmeisters, einzige Tochter des Maurers
Death of a fatherJohann David Rauhut
February 20, 1864 (Age 31 years) Age: 68J 1M 19T

Address: Gross Woynicz
Cause: Altersschwäche
Note: Evang.Kirche Schmiegel No. 14/1864
Note: hinterlässt: Sohn August RAUHUT
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 28 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 34 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 34 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 36 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 45 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a brotherJohann Andreas Rauhut
November 25, 1881 (Age 49 years) Age: 53
Death of a half-brotherJohann Andreas Rauhut
November 25, 1881 (Age 49 years) Age: 53
Death of a brotherJohann Ernst Rauhut
December 17, 1885 (Age 53 years)
Address: Todesdatum aus Geburtsurkunde von Sohn Friedrich Wilhelm(1886) entnommen.
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 65 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 83 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 84 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 85 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 97 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 parents - View this family
Marriage: 1821Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen, PREUSSEN
3 years
elder brother
Johann David Rauhut
Birth: April 30, 1824 28 28
Death: December 28, 1856Gross Woynitz (Wonieść), Schmiegel (Śmigiel), Posen
6 years
elder brother
3 years
3 years
younger sister
13 months
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with an unknown individual - View this family
elder brother
Family with Anna Eleonore Krause - View this family
Marriage: May 5, 1862Schmiegel, Schmiegel (Śmigiel), Posen, PREUSSEN


Evang.Kirche Schmiegel(No.10/1862)


5.Sohn des Schafmeisters, einzige Tochter des Maurers

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Johann August Rauhut, schäferknecht in Gross Woyniez, son of Johann David Rauhut and Anna Rosina Klein, was born on June 29, 1832 in Dusino, Posen (Poznań), Posen. He married Anna Eleonore Krause, daughter of Anton Krause and Anna Eleonor Kalms, on May 5, 1862 in Schmiegel, Schmiegel (Śmigiel), Posen. She was born calculated 1842 in Alt Boyen, Kosten (Koscian), Posen.