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André Nerat1841

André Nerat
Given names
Birth February 25, 1841 23 22
Birth of a brotherHenri Edouard Nerat
March 12, 1843 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 4 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 15 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Death of a motherMarie Cécile Cercueil
July 26, 1863 (Age 22 years)
Marriage of a parentJoseph Adolphe NeratElisabeth Charlotte MaupillierView this family
April 18, 1864 (Age 23 years)

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 20 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 25 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 25 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Death of a fatherJoseph Adolphe Nerat
January 20, 1869 (Age 27 years)
  • personne: AD 33 TD Bordeaux
  • naissance: EC de Paris reconstitué
  • famille 1: NMS AD PARIS
  • famille 2: Table NMD 1863-1872 Cote 4 E 85 imag 523/705
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 27 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 36 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a brotherHenri Edouard Nerat
June 7, 1886 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 57 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 74 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 75 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 76 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 88 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

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1841
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younger brother
Henri Edouard Nerat
Birth: March 12, 1843 25 24Paris 4°, Paris, Île-de-France
Death: June 7, 1886Paris 14°, Paris, Île-de-France
Father’s family with Elisabeth Charlotte Maupillier - View this family
Marriage: April 18, 1864Bordeaux, Gironde, Aquitaine, FRANCE

  1. Generation 1
    1. André Nerat, son of Joseph Adolphe Nerat and Marie Cécile Cercueil, was born on February 25, 1841 in Belleville, Paris, Île-de-France.