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Celestin Edmond Bertrand1865

Celestin Edmond Bertrand
Given names
Celestin Edmond
Birth October 20, 1865

Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 14 months)
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 14 months)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 3 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 12 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageMarie Angèle Augustine TalbotView this family
April 29, 1895 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
Delphine Augustine Marie Bertrand
July 29, 1895 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 32 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 50 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Marriage of a childArthur Firmin MaupillierDelphine Augustine Marie BertrandView this family
November 5, 1918 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 51 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 52 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 63 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 wifeMarie Angèle Augustine Talbot
1942 (Age 76 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 76 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 84 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 Marie Angèle Augustine Talbot - View this family
Marriage: April 29, 1895Terves, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE
3 months

  1. Generation 1
    1. Celestin Edmond Bertrand, domestique, was born on October 20, 1865 in Courlay, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes. He married Marie Angèle Augustine Talbot on April 29, 1895 in Terves, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes. She was born on April 2, 1870 in Terves, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes and died in 1942 in Terves, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes at the age of 71.

      Children of Celestin Edmond Bertrand and Marie Angèle Augustine Talbot:

      1. Delphine Augustine Marie Bertrand (18951976)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Delphine Augustine Marie Bertrand, daughter of Celestin Edmond Bertrand and Marie Angèle Augustine Talbot, was born on July 29, 1895 in Terves, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes and died on March 22, 1976 in Niort, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes at the age of 80. She married Arthur Firmin Maupillier, son of Armand Maupillier and Marie Victoire Godrie, on November 5, 1918 in Terves, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes. He was born on July 11, 1891 in Courlay, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes.