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Wilhelmina Rauhut1845

Wilhelmina Rauhut
Given names
Birth December 31, 1845 34 27
Christening January 12, 1846 (Age 12 days)
Birth of a sisterLouise Rauhut
November 6, 1847 (Age 22 months)
Death of a sisterLouise Rauhut
November 10, 1847 (Age 22 months)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 1 day)
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
Christening of a sisterLouise Rauhut
November 10, 1847 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a sisterJuliane Rauhut
September 18, 1849 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterMaria Rauhut
December 19, 1852 (Age 6 years)
Christening of a sisterMaria Rauhut
December 30, 1852 (Age 6 years)
Death of a sisterMaria Rauhut
September 4, 1853 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherDaniel Rauhut
December 26, 1853 (Age 7 years)
Death of a brotherDaniel Rauhut
February 7, 1854 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 11 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Death of a sisterJuliane Rauhut
June 24, 1863 (Age 17 years)
Death of a half-sisterAnna Rauhut
January 31, 1864 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a sisterJuliane Rauhut
February 14, 1864 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 15 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
Death of a motherKarolina Ruge
August 5, 1865 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 21 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 21 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Death of a brotherMichael Rauhut
January 22, 1869 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 23 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 32 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a fatherGottfried Rauhut
January 15, 1879 (Age 33 years)
Death of a fatherGottfried Rauhut
January 15, 1879 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 52 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
Death of a sisterJustine Rauhut
1903 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 70 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 71 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 72 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 83 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 95 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

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: April 23, 1841Tarutino, Bessarabia, RUSSIA
-2 years
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
23 months
22 months
younger sister
Louise Rauhut
Birth: November 6, 1847 36 29Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
Death: November 10, 1847Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
22 months
younger sister
Juliane Rauhut
Birth: September 18, 1849 38 31Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
Death: June 24, 1863Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
3 years
younger sister
Maria Rauhut
Birth: December 19, 1852 41 34Kulm, Bessarabia, RUSSIA
Death: September 4, 1853Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
1 year
younger brother
Daniel Rauhut
Birth: December 26, 1853 42 35Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
Death: February 7, 1854Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
10 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Karolina Doerk - View this family
Marriage: July 19, 1836Leipzig, Bessarabia, RUSSIA
4 years
Anna Rauhut
Birth: October 26, 1840 29 22Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia
Death: January 31, 1864Tarutino, Akkerman, Bessarabia
Mother’s family with Franz Amendt - View this family
Marriage: October 21, 1834Tarutino, Bessarabia, RUSSIA

  1. Generation 1
    1. Wilhelmina Rauhut, daughter of Gottfried Rauhut and Karolina Ruge, was born on December 31, 1845 in Leipzig, Akkerman, Bessarabia.