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Augustinus Ronke1839

Augustinus Ronke
Given names

August Rohnke

August Rohnke
Given names
Birth about 1839

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 7 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 18 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
MarriageRegina RauhutView this family
Type: Religious marriage
1863 (Age 24 years) Age: 24/24
Note: Eintrag 9 / 1863
Death of a fatherAntonius Ronke
after 1863 (Age 24 years)

Death of a motherRegina
after 1863 (Age 24 years)

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 22 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 28 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 28 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 30 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
Birth of a daughter
Elisabeth Antonie Rohnke
September 24, 1876 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
Paul Carl Ronke
January 10, 1878 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 39 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Birth of a daughter
Helena Emma Martha Ronke
March 12, 1880 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 59 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 77 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 78 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 79 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 90 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: before 1839
1 year
Family with Regina Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: 1863kath. Gemeinde, Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
14 years
16 months
2 years


Eintrag 9 / 1863

  1. Generation 1
    1. Augustinus Ronke, son of Antonius Ronke and Regina , was born about 1839. He married Regina Rauhut, daughter of Joseph Rauhut and Regina , in 1863 in kath. Gemeinde, Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno). She was born about 1839.

      Children of Augustinus Ronke and Regina Rauhut:

      1. Elisabeth Antonie Rohnke (1876)
      2. Paul Carl Ronke (1878)
      3. Helena Emma Martha Ronke (1880)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Elisabeth Antonie Rohnke

      Elisabeth Antonie Rohnke, daughter of Augustinus Ronke and Regina Rauhut, was born on September 24, 1876 in Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen.

    2. Paul Carl Ronke

      Paul Carl Ronke, son of Augustinus Ronke and Regina Rauhut, was born on January 10, 1878 in Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen.

    3. Helena Emma Martha Ronke

      Helena Emma Martha Ronke, daughter of Augustinus Ronke and Regina Rauhut, was born on March 12, 1880 in Kloda, Lissa (Lezno), Posen.