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Christina SailerAge: 79 years18641944

Christina Sailer
Given names
Birth August 23, 1864 31 25
Historical Event
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
Birth of a sisterBarbara Debra Sailer
March 21, 1866 (Age 18 months)
Birth of a brotherPhilip James Sailer
July 26, 1867 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 2 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 2 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Birth of a brotherJohn Sailer
March 12, 1869 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 4 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
Birth of a brotherMichael Sailer
March 15, 1871 (Age 6 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Sailer
February 2, 1872 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterJohn Ernst Sailer
September 26, 1873 (Age 9 years)
Death of a sisterJohn Ernst Sailer
May 3, 1874 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterLouisa Sailer
February 28, 1875 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterAnna Sailer
January 22, 1877 (Age 12 years)
Death of a sisterAnna Sailer
July 9, 1877 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Sailer
August 3, 1878 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 13 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a sisterMargaret Sailer
April 5, 1879 (Age 14 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Sailer
May 6, 1882 (Age 17 years)
MarriageAugust M. LorentzView this family
March 26, 1883 (Age 18 years)
Death of a motherRegina Schilling
March 6, 1884 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 33 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 husbandAugust M. Lorentz
December 1, 1910 (Age 46 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 51 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 52 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 53 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
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 65 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 of a sisterLouisa Sailer
January 10, 1934 (Age 69 years)

Death of a sisterBarbara Debra Sailer
November 4, 1943 (Age 79 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 77 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
Death March 15, 1944 (Age 79 years)

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: October 1, 1863New York, City, New York, USA
7 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
John Ernst Sailer
Birth: September 26, 1873 40 34New York, City, New York
Death: May 3, 1874New York, City, New York
-5 years
younger brother
8 years
younger sister
Anna Sailer
Birth: January 22, 1877 44 38New York, City, New York
Death: July 9, 1877New York, City, New York
-10 years
younger brother
-3 years
19 months
younger sister
12 years
younger sister
Margaret Sailer
Birth: August 3, 1878 45 39New York, City, New York
Death: April 5, 1879New York, City, New York
-3 years
younger sister
Family with August M. Lorentz - View this family
Marriage: March 26, 1883New York, USA

  1. Generation 1
    1. Christina Sailer, daughter of John Sailer and Regina Schilling, was born on August 23, 1864 in New York, USA and died on March 15, 1944 at the age of 79. She married August M. Lorentz on March 26, 1883 in New York, USA. He was born on November 14, 1860 and died on December 1, 1910 at the age of 50.