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Bertha Schöpe1860

Bertha Schöpe
Given names
Married name
Bertha Rauhuth
Birth July 14, 1860

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 8 months)

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 6 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 6 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 8 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 17 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageJohann Ernst RauhuthView this family
November 28, 1883 (Age 23 years)
Death of a husbandJohann Ernst Rauhuth
before 1894 (Age 33 years)

Civil marriageJohann August PeczynskiView this family
June 13, 1894 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 37 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
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 55 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 56 years)

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
1918 (Age 57 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 69 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
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 81 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 89 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 Johann Ernst Rauhuth - View this family
Marriage: November 28, 1883Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND
Family with Johann August Peczynski - View this family
Marriage: June 13, 1894Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND

Marriage1883-11-28 X Johann Ernst Rauhuth + Bertha Schoepe Berlin StaA7a.jpg
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Marriage1894-06-13 X Johann August Peczynski + Bertha Schoepe Berlin StaAVIIb.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Bertha Schöpe, plättnerin, daughter of Arnaud Schöpe and Maria Schmidt, was born on July 14, 1860 in Neu Carlsdorf, Münsterberg, DEUTSCHLAND. She married 2 times. The first time she married Johann Ernst Rauhuth, son of Johann Gottfried Rauhuth and Anna Elisabeth Hauptmann, on November 28, 1883 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. He was born on August 28, 1854 in Kloda, Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died before 1894. The second time she married Johann August Peczynski, son of Andreas Peczynski and Renata Bensch, on June 13, 1894 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. He was born on January 2, 1855 in Pomykowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen.