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Pierre DivayAge: 71 years18461918

Name
Pierre Divay
Given names
Pierre
Surname
Divay
Birth May 23, 1846
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://goo.gl/dGxJ1k
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 10 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 14 years)

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 20 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 20 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
MarriageHéloïse DubourgView this family
January 9, 1869 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 22 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 31 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Birth of a son
#1
Ernest Divay
November 13, 1885 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 51 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
Marriage of a childErnest DivayMarie GuérinView this family
November 18, 1910 (Age 64 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 69 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 70 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 71 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
Death April 28, 1918 (Age 71 years)
Family with Héloïse Dubourg - View this family
himself
Pierre Divay
Birth: May 23, 1846Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire
Death: April 28, 1918Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire
wife
Héloïse Dubourg
Birth: September 11, 1850 36 37Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire
Death: April 22, 1930Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire
Marriage: January 9, 1869Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire, FRANCE
17 years
son
Ernest Divay
Birth: November 13, 1885 39 35Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire
Death: June 13, 1960Mayenne, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire

  1. Generation 1
    1. Pierre Divay was born on May 23, 1846 in Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire and died on April 28, 1918 in Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire at the age of 71. He married Héloïse Dubourg, daughter of Louis Dubourg and Joséphine Fauveau, on January 9, 1869 in Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire. She was born on September 11, 1850 in Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire and died on April 22, 1930 in Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire at the age of 79.

      Children of Pierre Divay and Héloïse Dubourg:

      1. Ernest Divay (18851960)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Ernest Divay, son of Pierre Divay and Héloïse Dubourg, was born on November 13, 1885 in Saint-Aubin-Fosse-Louvain, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire and died on June 13, 1960 in Mayenne, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire at the age of 74. He married Marie Guérin on November 18, 1910. She was born on May 2, 1885 in Désertines, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire and died on August 22, 1980 in Mayenne, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire at the age of 95.

      Children of Ernest Divay and Marie Guérin:

      1. Ernest Divay (19121990)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Ernest Divay, son of Ernest Divay and Marie Guérin, was born on January 20, 1912 in Paris 14°, Paris, Île-de-France and died on September 22, 1990 in Mayenne, Mayenne, Pays de la Loire at the age of 78. He married Denise Fourmond.

      Ernest Divay and Denise Fourmond had 1 child.