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Gustaf Joseph KuehnAge: 89 years19061995

Name
Gustaf Joseph Kuehn
Given names
Gustaf Joseph
Surname
Kuehn
Birth July 26, 1906 30 36
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 9 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 10 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 11 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 23 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
Death of a motherHillegien Damminga
March 23, 1935 (Age 28 years)
MarriageKathryn Margaret MccartyView this family
August 16, 1935 (Age 29 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherEmilie Amalie Rauhut
November 28, 1939 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 35 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
Death of a brotherWilliam Alec Kuehn
October 18, 1946 (Age 40 years)

Death of a fatherJoseph Kuehn
April 28, 1948 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 43 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM
Death of a sisterEmmelie Kuehn
April 15, 1966 (Age 59 years)
Death of a wifeKathryn Margaret Mccarty
October 6, 1993 (Age 87 years)
Death September 29, 1995 (Age 89 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 8, 1898Oss, NETHERLANDS
5 months
elder sister
Emmelie Kuehn
Birth: November 24, 1898 22 28Ede, NETHERLANDS
Death: April 15, 1966Menlo Park, California, USA
18 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
5 years
himself
Father’s family with Victoria Moreno - View this family
father
step-mother
Family with Kathryn Margaret Mccarty - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 16, 1935

  1. Generation 1
    1. Gustaf Joseph Kuehn, son of Joseph Kuehn and Hillegien Damminga, was born on July 26, 1906 in Almelo, NETHERLANDS and died on September 29, 1995 in California, USA at the age of 89. He married Kathryn Margaret Mccarty on August 16, 1935. She was born on October 9, 1909 and died on October 6, 1993 in Santa Clara County, California, USA at the age of 83.