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Gaston Merceron1905

Name
Gaston Merceron
Given names
Gaston
Surname
Merceron
Birth 1905

Occupation
commerçant

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 11 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 12 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 13 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 24 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 36 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 45 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
Death of a wifeMarie Braud
January 3, 1970 (Age 65 years)
Deathyes

Family with Marie Braud - View this family
himself
wife
Marie Braud
Birth: December 17, 1911 33 27Chiché, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
Death: January 3, 1970Chiché, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
daughter
Private
son
Private

  1. Generation 1
    1. Gaston Merceron, commerçant, was born in 1905. He married Marie Braud, daughter of Jean-Baptiste-Moïse Braud and Marie-Clémentine Branchu.

      Gaston Merceron and Marie Braud had 2 children.

  2. Generation 2back to top
    The details of this generation are private.
  3. Generation 3back to top
    The details of this generation are private.