Le Grand Arbre Commun



Historical Event
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
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
Historical Event
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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
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
Emil Herman Sr Rauhut
January 24, 1873
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic

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
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
Marriage of a childEmil Herman Sr RauhutMary Harlow Mc CraryView this family
January 29, 1904
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic

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

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

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

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 sonEmil Herman Sr Rauhut
July 31, 1939
Burial of a sonEmil Herman Sr Rauhut
August 1, 1939

Birth: Jan. 24, 1873 Death: Jul. 31, 1939

Burial: Oakwood Cemetery Comanche Comanche County

Texas, USA

Name: Emil Herman Rauhut Death Date: 31 Jul 1939 Death Place: Comanche, Comanche, Texas Gender: Male Race: White Death Age: 66 years 6 months 7 days Estimated Birth Date: Birth Date: 24 Jan 1873 Birthplace: Germany Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Mary Harlow Rauhut Father's Name: Rauhut Father's Birthplace: Germany Mother's Name: Druger Mother's Birthplace: Germany Occupation: Farmer & Ginner Place of Residence: Comanche, Texas Cemetery: Oakwood Burial Place: Comanche, Texas Burial Date: 01 Aug 1939 Additional Relatives: Film Number: 2118256 Digital Film Number: 4030455 Image Number: 1719 Reference Number: film #2118256 Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945

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

  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of Druger and Rauhut:

      1. Emil Herman Sr Rauhut (18731939)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Emil Herman Sr Rauhut

      Emil Herman Sr Rauhut, farmer & Ginner, son of Rauhut and Druger, was born on January 24, 1873 in Elsass-Lothringen, PREUSSEN and died on July 31, 1939 in Comanche, Comanche County, Texas at the age of 66. He married Mary Harlow Mc Crary, daughter of J M Mc Crary and Barbra Ella S. Griffith, on January 29, 1904 in Comanche, Comanche County, Texas. She was born on April 15, 1884 in Comanche, Comanche County, Texas and died on November 30, 1944 in Gorman, Eastland, Texas at the age of 60.

      Children of Emil Herman Sr Rauhut and Mary Harlow Mc Crary:

      1. Emil H Herman Rauhut (19061983)
      2. John Anton Rauhut (19071960)
      3. Alsace Eugene Rauhut (19131976)
      4. Anonyme Rauhut (19191919)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Emil H Herman Rauhut, son of Emil Herman Sr Rauhut and Mary Harlow Mc Crary, was born on May 11, 1906 in Justice Precinct 1, Comanche County, Texas and died on December 23, 1983 at the age of 77. He married Nina Shelby Dixon, daughter of Luther Dixon and Margarette Henrietta Lofton.

      Emil H Herman Rauhut and Nina Shelby Dixon had 1 child.

    2. John Anton Rauhut

      John Anton Rauhut, attorney, son of Emil Herman Sr Rauhut and Mary Harlow Mc Crary, was born on July 29, 1907 in Texas, USA and died on July 26, 1960 in 2505 Jarratt, Austin, Travis at the age of 52. He married Laverne Barge. She was born calculated 1911 in Texas, USA.

    3. Alsace Eugene Rauhut

      Alsace Eugene Rauhut, farmer & rancher, son of Emil Herman Sr Rauhut and Mary Harlow Mc Crary, was born on November 24, 1913 in Comanche, Comanche County, Texas and died on December 29, 1976 in Comanche, Comanche County, Texas at the age of 63.. He had a relationship with He married Medda Pearl Jackson, daughter of John Davis Jackson and Jewel Denny.

      Alsace Eugene Rauhut and Medda Pearl Jackson had 2 children.

    4. Anonyme Rauhut

      Anonyme Rauhut, son of Emil Herman Sr Rauhut and Mary Harlow Mc Crary, was born on March 21, 1919 in Comanche, Comanche County, Texas and was buried on March 21, 1919 in Oakwood Cemetery, Comanche, Comanche County at the age of 0 days.