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Francois Louis Billy1837

Francois Louis Billy
Given names
Francois Louis
Birth July 7, 1837 30 31
Birth of a sisterAppoline Billy
July 11, 1839 (Age 2 years)

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 8 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
Death of a maternal grandfatherJacques Louis Maupillier
June 24, 185719:00 (Age 19 years) Age: 80
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 19 years)

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 (Age 23 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
Death of a sisterAppoline Billy
June 14, 1865 (Age 27 years) Age: 25
Note: vue 75
MarriageMarie Anastasie PeruchonView this family
November 3, 1866 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 29 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 29 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Death of a motherRosalie Maupillier
September 22, 1868 (Age 31 years) Age: 64
Note: vue 101
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 31 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 40 years)

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 (Age 60 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 78 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 79 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 80 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 92 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: November 22, 1830Boismé, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE
3 years
elder brother
François Clément Billy
Birth: February 21, 1834 26 28Boismé, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
Death: February 28, 1834Boismé, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
5 years
younger sister
Appoline Billy
Birth: July 11, 1839 32 33Boismé, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
Death: June 14, 1865Boismé, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
-7 years
elder sister
5 years
Family with Marie Anastasie Peruchon - View this family
Marriage: November 3, 1866Boismé, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE

Marriage1866-11-06 X Francois Louis Billy et Marie Anastasie Peruchon Boisme 78.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Francois Louis Billy, cultivateur, son of François Billy and Rosalie Maupillier, was born on July 7, 1837 in La Haute Touche, Boismé, Deux-Sèvres. He married Marie Anastasie Peruchon, daughter of François Peruchon and Marie Bonnin, on November 3, 1866 in Boismé, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes. She was born on April 22, 1843 in la Bourellière, Boismé, Deux-Sèvres.