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Hermann Martin Schmidt1864

Hermann Martin Schmidt
Given names
Hermann Martin
Birth November 11, 1864
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
1867 (Age 2 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 2 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 4 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 13 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageHelene Anna Clara von GrossView this family
October 13, 1896 (Age 31 years)
October 13, 1896 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 33 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
Birth of a daughter
Clara Frieda Schmidt
September 18, 1899 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 51 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 52 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 53 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 64 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 77 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 85 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 parents - View this family
Family with Helene Anna Clara von Gross - View this family
Marriage: October 13, 1896Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND
3 years
1899-09-18 n Clara Frieda Schmidt Berlin StaA7b.jpgClara Frieda Schmidt
Birth: September 18, 1899 34 27Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg
Death: 1965Friedrichshain, Berlin, Brandenburg

Marriage1896-10-13 X Hermann Martin Schmidt + Helene Anna Clara von Gross Berlin StaA7b.jpg
1896-10-13 X Hermann Martin Schmidt + Helene Anna Clara von Gross Berlin StaA7b.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Hermann Martin Schmidt, schlächtermeister (on October 13, 1896), son of Heinrich Schmidt and Friederike Schmidtke, was born on November 11, 1864 in Eichhorn, Preussisch Eylau, Ostpreussen. He married Helene Anna Clara von Gross, daughter of August von Gross and Bertha Beer, on October 13, 1896 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on October 30, 1871 in Locken, Osterode, Allenstein.

      Children of Hermann Martin Schmidt and Helene Anna Clara von Gross:

      1. Clara Frieda Schmidt (18991965)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Clara Frieda Schmidt

      Clara Frieda Schmidt, daughter of Hermann Martin Schmidt and Helene Anna Clara von Gross, was born on September 18, 1899 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg and died in 1965 in Friedrichshain, Berlin, Brandenburg at the age of 65.