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Joseph MonpelaAge: 51 years18381889

Joseph Monpela
Given names
Birth calculated 1838 40 35
Birth of a brotherJean Félix Monpela
February 13, 1840 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterJoséphine Monpela
calculated 1847 (Age 9 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
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
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
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
Death January 18, 1889 (Age 51 years) Age: 51
Note: celibataire
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1824
9 months
elder sister
23 years
younger sister
-7 years
younger brother
-13 months
Joseph Monpela
Birth: calculated 1838 40 35Gex, Ain, Rhône-Alpes
Death: January 18, 1889soeurs de hospital de Gex, Gex, Ain
-11 years
elder brother



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  1. Generation 1
    1. Joseph Monpela, cultivateur, son of Pierre Louis Monpela and Françoise Grosfille, was born calculated 1838 in Gex, Ain, Rhône-Alpes and died on January 18, 1889 in soeurs de hospital de Gex, Gex, Ain.