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Henrietta DevinsAge: 70 years18421912

Henrietta Devins
Given names
Birth May 1842
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 3 years)
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 14 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
MarriageWilliam Gray BoleView this family
February 15, 1860 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a daughter
Kate Emily Bole
about 1863 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
David Claudius Bole
July 16, 1864 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 18 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
Birth of a daughter
Margaret Bole
about 1865 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 24 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 24 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 26 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 35 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 55 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 husbandWilliam Gray Bole
August 9, 1904 (Age 62 years)
Death November 18, 1912 (Age 70 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Family with William Gray Bole - View this family
Marriage: February 15, 1860Westport, County Mayo, Connacht, IRELAND
4 years
David Claudius Bole
Birth: July 16, 1864 30 22Newport, County Mayo, Connacht
Death: February 27, 1955Santa Clara County, California, USA
-7 months
3 years

  1. Generation 1
    1. Henrietta Devins, daughter of William Devins, was born in May 1842 in County Mayo, Connacht, IRELAND and died on November 18, 1912 in San Francisco, California, USA at the age of 70. She married William Gray Bole, son of David Bole and Margaret Gray, on February 15, 1860 in Westport, County Mayo, Connacht. He was born on January 7, 1834 in County Mayo, Connacht, IRELAND and died on August 9, 1904 in Alameda, California, USA at the age of 70.

      Children of Henrietta Devins and William Gray Bole:

      1. David Claudius Bole (18641955)
      2. Kate Emily Bole (18631954)
      3. Margaret Bole (18651939)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. David Claudius Bole, son of William Gray Bole and Henrietta Devins, was born on July 16, 1864 in Newport, County Mayo, Connacht and died on February 27, 1955 in Santa Clara County, California, USA at the age of 90. He married Annie in California, USA. She was born about 1866 and died on November 30, 1937 in San Francisco, California, USA.

    2. Kate Emily Bole, daughter of William Gray Bole and Henrietta Devins, was born about 1863 in County Mayo, Connacht, IRELAND and died on December 19, 1954 in Sonoma County, California, USA. She married Edward G. Pluke in California, USA. He was born about 1859 and died on January 12, 1936 in Humboldt County, California, USA.

    3. Margaret Bole, dressmaker, daughter of William Gray Bole and Henrietta Devins, was born about 1865 in County Mayo, Connacht, IRELAND and died on May 22, 1939 in San Francisco, California, USA.