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Karl Samuel FranzkeAge: 82 years18571939

Name
Karl Samuel Franzke
Given names
Karl Samuel
Surname
Franzke
Birth January 19, 1857
Birth of a son
#1
Gustav Franzke

Birth of a son
#2
Willi Franzke

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
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 4 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 9 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 9 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 11 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 20 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageAnna TiebelView this family
August 1894 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Karl Franzke
May 8, 1897 (Age 40 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 41 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
Birth of a son
#4
Alfred Franzke
May 17, 1899 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Martha Anna Emma Franzke
July 25, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 58 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 59 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 60 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
Marriage of a childAlfred FranzkeHelene View this family
May 5, 1925 (Age 68 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 72 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 January 30, 1939 (Age 82 years)
Family with Anna Tiebel - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 1894Polnisch Bortschen, Schlesien, PREUSSEN
3 years
son
2 years
son
7 years
daughter
son
son

  1. Generation 1
    1. Karl Samuel Franzke was born on January 19, 1857 in Niederlesten, Schlesien, PREUSSEN and died on January 30, 1939 in Niederlesten, Schlesien, PREUSSEN at the age of 82. He married Anna Tiebel in August 1894 in Polnisch Bortschen, Schlesien, PREUSSEN. She was born on July 27, 1864 in Ellgut, Schlesien, PREUSSEN and died on January 30, 1940 in Niederlesten, Schlesien, PREUSSEN at the age of 75.

      Children of Karl Samuel Franzke and Anna Tiebel:

      1. Karl Franzke (18971988)
      2. Alfred Franzke (18991986)
      3. Martha Anna Emma Franzke (19061986)
      4. Gustav Franzke (1945)
      5. Willi Franzke (1945)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Karl Franzke, son of Karl Samuel Franzke and Anna Tiebel, was born on May 8, 1897 in Niederlesten, Schlesien, PREUSSEN and died on July 8, 1988 at the age of 91.

      Children of Karl Franzke and Klara Schmidt:

      1. Dieter Franzke (19421956)
    2. Alfred Franzke, son of Karl Samuel Franzke and Anna Tiebel, was born on May 17, 1899 in Niederlesten, Schlesien, PREUSSEN and died on May 21, 1986 in Teichröda, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 87. He married Helene on May 5, 1925. She was born on April 12, 1905 and died on December 17, 1969 in Teichröda, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 64.

      Children of Alfred Franzke and Helene :

      1. Werner Franzke (19261978)
    3. Martha Anna Emma Franzke, hausfrau, daughter of Karl Samuel Franzke and Anna Tiebel, was born on July 25, 1906 in Niederlesten, Schlesien, PREUSSEN and died on May 1, 1986 in Angermünde, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 79. She married Emil Rudolf Schwanenberg, son of Carl Rudolf Schwanenberg and Bertha Ida Zeppner.

      Martha Anna Emma Franzke and Emil Rudolf Schwanenberg had 2 children.

    4. Gustav Franzke, son of Karl Samuel Franzke and Anna Tiebel. He died in 1945.

      Gustav Franzke and Gertrud had 2 children.

    5. Willi Franzke, son of Karl Samuel Franzke and Anna Tiebel. He died in 1945.

  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Dieter Franzke, son of Karl Franzke and Klara Schmidt, was born on September 4, 1942 and died on September 24, 1956 at the age of 14.

    2. Werner Franzke, son of Alfred Franzke and Helene , was born on September 20, 1926 and died on March 21, 1978 at the age of 51.

      Werner Franzke had 2 children.

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