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August Rauhut1859

August Rauhut
Given names
Birth December 14, 1859 31 19
Birth of a sisterKaroline Rauhut
December 14, 1859
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Birth of a sisterFlorentine Pauline Rauhut
January 14, 1862 (Age 2 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherAnna Christine Elies
April 25, 1862 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherJohann August Rauhut
January 22, 1864 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 15 months)

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
Christening of a brotherJohann August Rauhut
January 31, 1864 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterAnna Susanna Rauhut
1866 (Age 6 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna Maria Gaumer
October 30, 1867 (Age 7 years) Age: 76
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 7 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 7 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Birth of a brotherAugust Julius Rauhut
August 16, 1868 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 9 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 sisterAuguste Ottylija Rauhut
November 13, 1870 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherJohann Friedrich Karl Rauhut
August 17, 1873 (Age 13 years)
Death of a motherJohanna Christiane Stache
June 3, 1875 (Age 15 years) Age: 34
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 18 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 38 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 fatherCarl August Rauhut
March 9, 1905 (Age 45 years)
Death of a sisterKaroline Rauhut
May 18, 1906 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 56 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a brotherJohann Friedrich Karl Rauhut
May 2, 1918 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 57 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 58 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 69 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 sisterAuguste Ottylija Rauhut
January 23, 1934 (Age 74 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 81 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 brotherAugust Julius Rauhut
after 1945 (Age 85 years)

Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 90 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

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Marriage: November 15, 1858Ev. Kirche, Kobylin, Posen, PREUSSEN
Marriage: 1858Pogorzela (Pogorzelle), Kobylin, Posen, PREUSSEN
13 months
twin sister
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Auguste Ottylija Rauhut
Birth: November 13, 1870 42 30Dziewionte, Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Posen
Death: January 23, 1934Gora, Schlossberg, Schlesien
3 years
younger brother

  1. Generation 1
    1. August Rauhut, son of Carl August Rauhut and Johanna Christiane Stache, was born on December 14, 1859 in Pogorzela (Pogorzelle), Kobylin, Posen.