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Pierre Lory

Pierre Lory
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Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848
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
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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
MarriageHenriette CouesnonView this family
August 27, 1869

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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
Birth of a son
Pierre Lory
September 24, 1872
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Yellow Fever Epidemic

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a wifeHenriette Couesnon
October 14, 1883
Marriage of a childPierre LoryAnne-Marie CoquelinView this family
January 18, 1897
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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
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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

  1. Generation 1
    1. Pierre Lory, maçon. He married Henriette Couesnon, daughter of Joseph Couesnon and Jeanne Destouches, on August 27, 1869. She was born on July 5, 1829 in Montaudin, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire and died on October 14, 1883 in Larchamp, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire at the age of 54.

      Children of Pierre Lory and Henriette Couesnon:

      1. Pierre Lory (1872)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Pierre Lory, son of Pierre Lory and Henriette Couesnon, was born on September 24, 1872 in Larchamp, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire. He married Anne-Marie Coquelin on January 18, 1897 in Le Loroux, Ille-et-Vilaine, Bretagne. She died on May 25, 1935.

      Children of Pierre Lory and Anne-Marie Coquelin:

      1. Joséphine Lory (19011966)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Joséphine Lory, daughter of Pierre Lory and Anne-Marie Coquelin, was born on March 30, 1901 in Louvigné-du-Désert, Ille-et-Vilaine, Bretagne and died on October 30, 1966 in Fougères, Ille-et-Vilaine, Bretagne at the age of 65. She married Joseph Jardin.

      Joséphine Lory and Joseph Jardin had 1 child.