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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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
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The Alaska Purchase
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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed

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

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Birth of a son
Fritz Fliegner
January 22, 1887
Birth of a daughter
Emma Fliegner
April 18, 1889
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898
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
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Polio Epidemic

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic

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

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 husbandAugust Wilhelm Fliegner
May 3, 1942

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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945

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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953
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

Family with August Wilhelm Fliegner - View this family
2 years
Emma Fliegner
Birth: April 18, 1889 20Feuerstein (Krzemieniewo), Lissa (Lezno), Posen
Death: 1983Bechterdissen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, DEUTSCHLAND
August Wilhelm Fliegner + Pauline Rauhut - View this family
husband’s wife
15 years
-3 years
Bertha Fliegner
Birth: May 30, 1906 38 33Feuerstein (Krzemieniewo), Lissa (Lezno), Posen
Death: 2000Hannover, Niedersachsen, DEUTSCHLAND
-3 years
-3 years
-3 years
-2 years
Wanda Fliegner
Birth: April 21, 1895 26 21Feuerstein (Krzemieniewo), Lissa (Lezno), Posen
Death: 1991Wolfsburg, Niedersachsen, DEUTSCHLAND

  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of and August Wilhelm Fliegner:

      1. Fritz Fliegner (18871982)
      2. Emma Fliegner (18891983)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Fritz Fliegner, son of August Wilhelm Fliegner and , was born on January 22, 1887 in Feuerstein (Krzemieniewo), Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died in 1982 in Minden, Nordrhein-Westfalen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 94.

      Children of Fritz Fliegner and Agnes :

      1. Adolf Fliegner (1944)
      2. Private
      3. Helmut Fliegner (1945)
      4. Herbert Fliegner (19201988)
    2. Emma Fliegner, daughter of August Wilhelm Fliegner and , was born on April 18, 1889 in Feuerstein (Krzemieniewo), Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died in 1983 in Bechterdissen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 93.

      Children of Emma Fliegner:

      1. Private
      2. Wilhelm Thiel (1980)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Adolf Fliegner, son of Fritz Fliegner and Agnes . He died in 1944.

    2. The details of this family are private.
    3. Helmut Fliegner, son of Fritz Fliegner and Agnes . He died in 1945.

    4. Herbert Fliegner, son of Fritz Fliegner and Agnes , was born on February 25, 1920 in Gurschno, Storchnest, Posen and died on November 23, 1988 in Hartum-Hille, Minden-Lübbecke, Nordrhein-Westfalen at the age of 68. He married Ida Treffky.

      Herbert Fliegner and Ida Treffky had 1 child.

    5. The details of this family are private.
    6. Wilhelm Thiel, son of Private and Emma Fliegner. He died in 1980.

      Wilhelm Thiel had 1 child.