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Forrest Glenn HennessAge: 85 years19021988

Name
Forrest Glenn Henness
Given names
Forrest Glenn
Surname
Henness
Birth April 14, 1902
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 13 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 14 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 15 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
Civil marriageDorcas RauhutView this family
January 28, 1924 (Age 21 years)
Note:

The Osawatomie Graphic Miami County Thursday February 7, 1924

Marriage licenses issued on January 28, 1924:

Forrest G. HENNESS, Fontana, and Dorcas RAUHUT, Osawatomie.

Wm. L. JOYCE, Paola, and Mary M. AKERS, Paola.

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 27 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
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 39 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 47 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
Death of a wifeDorcas Rauhut
January 16, 1975 (Age 72 years)
Death January 30, 1988 (Age 85 years)
Burial
Family with Dorcas Rauhut - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 28, 1924Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas, USA

Marriage

The Osawatomie Graphic Miami County Thursday February 7, 1924

Marriage licenses issued on January 28, 1924:

Forrest G. HENNESS, Fontana, and Dorcas RAUHUT, Osawatomie.

Wm. L. JOYCE, Paola, and Mary M. AKERS, Paola.

  1. Generation 1
    1. Forrest Glenn Henness was born on April 14, 1902 in Fontana, Miami, Kansas and died on January 30, 1988 in Paola, Miami County, Kansas at the age of 85. He married Dorcas Rauhut, daughter of Charles Herman Rauhut and Cora Elizabeth Butler, on January 28, 1924 in Osawatomie, Miami, Kansas. She was born on August 21, 1906 in West Mineral, Cherokee, Kansas and died on January 16, 1975 in Paola, Miami, Kansas at the age of 68.