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Martina Kurrer1867

Martina Kurrer
Given names
Married name
Martina Elwert
Birth calculated 1867

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
1869 (Age 2 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 11 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageMax Friedrich Lorenz ElwertView this family
August 14, 1893 (Age 26 years) Husband: 34 Wife: 26
Birth of a son
Theodore Elwert
calculated 1896 (Age 29 years)

Birth of a daughter
Anita Elwert
calculated 1898 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 31 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 son
Lawrence Elwert
calculated 1900 (Age 33 years)

Census June 1, 1900 (Age 33 years)
Death of a husbandMax Friedrich Lorenz Elwert
April 1912 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 49 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 50 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 51 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 62 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 74 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 83 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 Max Friedrich Lorenz Elwert - View this family
Marriage: August 14, 1893Pomona, Los Angeles, California, USA
3 years
3 years
3 years
Max Friedrich Lorenz Elwert + Anna Marklein - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: November 28, 1907
11 months
20 months

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Martina Kurrer

      Martina Kurrer was born calculated 1867. She married Max Friedrich Lorenz Elwert, son of Karl Elwert and Luise Hörner, on August 14, 1893 in Pomona, Los Angeles, California. He was born on May 11, 1859 in Elbingerode, Harz, Sachsen-Anhalt and died in April 1912 in Lodi, San Joaquin, California at the age of 52.

      Children of Martina Kurrer and Max Friedrich Lorenz Elwert:

      1. Theodore Elwert (1896)
      2. Anita Elwert (1898)
      3. Lawrence Elwert (1900)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Theodore Elwert

      Theodore Elwert, son of Max Friedrich Lorenz Elwert and Martina Kurrer, was born calculated 1896.

    2. Anita Elwert

      Anita Elwert, daughter of Max Friedrich Lorenz Elwert and Martina Kurrer, was born calculated 1898 in California, USA.

    3. Lawrence Elwert

      Lawrence Elwert, (in 1910), son of Max Friedrich Lorenz Elwert and Martina Kurrer, was born calculated 1900.