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John Rauhut

John Rauhut
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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
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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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Birth of a son
Ralph R. Rauhut
October 20, 1889
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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
Death of a sonRalph R. Rauhut
February 11, 1920
Burial of a sonRalph R. Rauhut
February 13, 1920

Name: Ralph R. Rauhut Titles and Terms (original): Death Date: 11 Feb 1920 Death Place: Hartland, McHenry, Illinois Gender: Male Marital Status: Race or Color: Age: 30 Estimated Birth Year: 1890 Birth Date: 20 Oct 1889 Birthplace: Illinois Father: John Rauhut Father's Titles and Terms (original): Father's Birth Place: Germany Mother: Rosenia Shouman Mother's Titles and Terms (original): Mother's Birth Place: Germany Occupation: farm labor Residence: Street Address: Spouse: Spouse's Titles and Terms (original): Spouse's Birthplace: Burial Date: 13 Feb 1920 Burial Place: Mt. Auburn Cemetery: Informant: Additional Relatives: Digital Folder Number: 4008100 Image Number: 770 Film Number: 1562483 Volume/Page/Certificate Number: 18238 Collection: Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947

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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
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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. John Rauhut was born in DEUTSCHLAND.

      Children of John Rauhut and Rosenia Shouman:

      1. Ralph R. Rauhut (18891920)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Ralph R. Rauhut, farm labor, son of John Rauhut and Rosenia Shouman, was born on October 20, 1889 in Illinois, USA and died on February 11, 1920 in Hartland, Mchenry, Illinois at the age of 30.