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Theodore RauhutAge: 59 years18401899

Name
Theodore Rauhut
Given names
Theodore
Surname
Rauhut
Birth calculated 1840
Occupation
Laborer

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Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 6 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
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 17 years)

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 (Age 21 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
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 27 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 27 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 29 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 38 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Event
Eel fishing
May 20, 1886 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 58 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 March 28, 1899 (Age 59 years) Age: 59
Note:

Birth: unknown, Germany Death: Mar. 28, 1899 Salina,Saline County,Kansas, USA

The Salina Weekly Republican Journal Friday, 31 Mar 1899

Death of Theo. Rauhut

Theodore Rauhut, a resident of Salina for the past 22 years, died of dropsy at his home on Gypsum avenue Tues. morning at 3 o'clock, at the age of 59 years. He leaves a wife and a son and daughter to mourn his decease. Mr. Rauhut was a native of Germany. He was a laboring man. The funeral took place from the family residence Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock.

Note: Theodore is buried in an unmarked grave.

Burial: Gypsum Hill Cemetery Salina,Saline County,Kansas, USA Plot: Block 6, Lot 53, Space 8


Death

Birth: unknown, Germany Death: Mar. 28, 1899 Salina,Saline County,Kansas, USA

The Salina Weekly Republican Journal Friday, 31 Mar 1899

Death of Theo. Rauhut

Theodore Rauhut, a resident of Salina for the past 22 years, died of dropsy at his home on Gypsum avenue Tues. morning at 3 o'clock, at the age of 59 years. He leaves a wife and a son and daughter to mourn his decease. Mr. Rauhut was a native of Germany. He was a laboring man. The funeral took place from the family residence Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock.

Note: Theodore is buried in an unmarked grave.

Burial: Gypsum Hill Cemetery Salina,Saline County,Kansas, USA Plot: Block 6, Lot 53, Space 8

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    1. Theodore Rauhut

      Theodore Rauhut, laborer, was born calculated 1840 in DEUTSCHLAND and died on March 28, 1899 in Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina, Saline County.