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Karl NowakAge: 75 years18471923

Name
Karl Nowak
Given names
Karl
Surname
Nowak
Birth November 17, 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 9 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 13 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 19 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 19 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 21 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 son
#1
Robert Nowak
October 30, 1874 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Herrmann Nowak
October 6, 1875 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Karl Nowak
April 13, 1877 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 30 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Birth of a son
#4
August Nowak
February 19, 1882 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Anna Nowak
September 16, 1884 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Emma Nowak
September 16, 1884 (Age 36 years)

Death of a daughterEmma Nowak
June 11, 1887 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a son
#7
Ferdinand Nowak
June 27, 1889 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 50 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
Marriage of a childHerrmann NowakKlara RauhutView this family
Type: Religious marriage
before 1908 (Age 60 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 68 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 69 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 70 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
Death August 29, 1923 (Age 75 years)

Family with Karoline Schwarz - View this family
himself
wife
son
-11 months
son
2 years
son
Karl Nowak
Birth: April 13, 1877 29 28Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien
Death: April 1945Neuhammer, Sagan, Schlesien
5 years
son
August Nowak
Birth: February 19, 1882 34 33Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien
Death: April 18, 1961Leipzig, Leipzig, Sachsen
3 years
daughter
daughter
5 years
son
Ferdinand Nowak
Birth: June 27, 1889 41 40Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien
Death: April 21, 1971Nordhausen, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND

  1. Generation 1
    1. Karl Nowak was born on November 17, 1847 and died on August 29, 1923 at the age of 75.

      Children of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz:

      1. Herrmann Nowak (18751951)
      2. Robert Nowak (1874)
      3. Karl Nowak (18771945)
      4. August Nowak (18821961)
      5. Anna Nowak (18841971)
      6. Emma Nowak (18841887)
      7. Ferdinand Nowak (18891971)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Herrmann Nowak

      Herrmann Nowak, drogist, son of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on October 6, 1875 in Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien and died on November 16, 1951 in Neuhof-Südharz, Niedersachsen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 76. He married Klara Rauhut, daughter of Friedrich-Wilhelm Rauhut and Bertha Schwarz, before 1908. She was born on April 30, 1886 in Freyhan (Cieszkow), Militsch, Schlesien and died on April 6, 1972 in Delmenhorst, Niedersachsen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 85.

      Children of Herrmann Nowak and Klara Rauhut:

      1. Gertrud Nowak (1908)
      2. Herbert Nowak (1911)
      3. Gabriele Nowak (19181930)
    2. Robert Nowak, son of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on October 30, 1874.

      Children of Robert Nowak and Ernestine Schwarz:

      1. Fritz Nowak (19031948)
      2. Paul Nowak (1905)
      3. Oskar Nowak (1907)
    3. Karl Nowak, son of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on April 13, 1877 in Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien and died in April 1945 in Neuhammer, Sagan, Schlesien at the age of 67.

    4. August Nowak, son of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on February 19, 1882 in Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien and died on April 18, 1961 in Leipzig, Leipzig, Sachsen at the age of 79.

    5. Anna Nowak, daughter of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on September 16, 1884 in Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien and died on November 6, 1971 at the age of 87.

    6. Emma Nowak, daughter of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on September 16, 1884 and died on June 11, 1887 at the age of 2.

    7. Ferdinand Nowak, son of Karl Nowak and Karoline Schwarz, was born on June 27, 1889 in Militsch, Militsch, Schlesien and died on April 21, 1971 in Nordhausen, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 81.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Gertrud Nowak, daughter of Herrmann Nowak and Klara Rauhut, was born on February 13, 1908 in Nordhausen, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND.

      Gertrud Nowak and Kurt Anders had 2 children.

    2. Herbert Nowak

      Herbert Nowak, son of Herrmann Nowak and Klara Rauhut, was born on June 11, 1911 in Nordhausen, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND.

      Herbert Nowak and Erika Hanke had 2 children.

    3. Gabriele Nowak, daughter of Herrmann Nowak and Klara Rauhut, was born on April 30, 1918 and died on November 29, 1930 in Neuhammer, Sagan, Schlesien at the age of 12.

    4. Fritz Nowak, son of Robert Nowak and Ernestine Schwarz, was born on June 23, 1903 and died on July 31, 1948 at the age of 45.

      Fritz Nowak and Selma had 4 children.

    5. Paul Nowak, son of Robert Nowak and Ernestine Schwarz, was born on October 31, 1905.

    6. Oskar Nowak, son of Robert Nowak and Ernestine Schwarz, was born on May 20, 1907.