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Paul August Rauhut1897

Paul August Rauhut
Given names
Paul August
Birth December 17, 1897 49 44
Farming at fathers farm,helper furniture store

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 months)
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
Birth of a brotherPaul Rauhut
calculated 1899 (Age 12 months)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 18 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Military service September 17, 1918 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 19 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 20 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
Census 1920 (Age 22 years)
Note: helper furniture store
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 31 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 fatherFriedrich Eduard Rauhut
November 3, 1931 (Age 33 years)
Burial of a fatherFriedrich Eduard Rauhut
November 7, 1931 (Age 33 years)
Cemetery: St. Lucas Cemetary
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 43 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 52 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: January 20, 1874Ludwina, Pleschen (Pleszew), Posen, PREUSSEN
Marriage: 1874Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Krotoschin (Krotoszyn), Posen, PREUSSEN
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
6 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
17 months
elder sister
5 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
2 years
2 years
younger brother


helper furniture store

Military service1897-12-17 n Paul August Rauhut WWI Draft.jpg
1897-12-17 n Paul August Rauhut WWI Draft.jpg
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Census1920 cen Edward, Ottilie, daugher, Paul Rauhut Chicago, Illinois.jpg
1920 cen Edward, Ottilie, daugher, Paul Rauhut Chicago, Illinois.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Paul August Rauhut, farming at fathers farm,helper furniture store, son of Friedrich Eduard Rauhut and Maria Elisabeth Ottilie Jaensch, was born on December 17, 1897 in Ludwina, Pleschen (Pleszew), Posen.