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Karl Friedrich Winkler

Karl Friedrich Winkler
Given names
Karl Friedrich

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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
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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed

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

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageAnna Luise MühlenhauptView this family
before 1892

Birth of a daughter
Gertrud Anna Ida Winkler
October 27, 1892
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898
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
Marriage of a childErich Eduard von GrossGertrud Anna Ida WinklerView this family
Type: Civil marriage
July 25, 1914
Note: Gemeinde Buch
July 25, 1914
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic

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

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic

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

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

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
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

  1. Generation 1
    1. Karl Friedrich Winkler, pferdehändler (on July 25, 1914). He married Anna Luise Mühlenhaupt before 1892.

      Children of Karl Friedrich Winkler and Anna Luise Mühlenhaupt:

      1. Gertrud Anna Ida Winkler (1892)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Gertrud Anna Ida Winkler, ohne Beruf (on July 25, 1914), daughter of Karl Friedrich Winkler and Anna Luise Mühlenhaupt, was born on October 27, 1892 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She married Erich Eduard von Gross, son of August von Gross and Bertha Beer, on July 25, 1914 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. He was born on June 16, 1885 in Pultnik, Osterode, Allenstein and died on February 6, 1966 in Wedding, Berlin, Brandenburg at the age of 80.