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Bertha Rauhut1856

Bertha Rauhut
Given names
Birth October 20, 1856 35
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 2 months)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 4 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
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 10 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 10 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 12 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 21 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageEmil Ludwig Hermann HeldtView this family
July 13, 1881 (Age 24 years)
Death of a husbandEmil Ludwig Hermann Heldt
before 1897 (Age 40 years)

Civil marriageRobert Adolf ThoernerView this family
March 31, 1897 (Age 40 years)
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 41 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 59 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 60 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 61 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
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 72 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 85 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
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 93 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
Marriage: before 1856
-10 years
elder brother
22 months
elder sister
6 years
elder brother
2 years
Family with Emil Ludwig Hermann Heldt - View this family
Marriage: July 13, 1881Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND
Family with Robert Adolf Thoerner - View this family
Marriage: March 31, 1897Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND

Marriage1881-07-13 X Emil Ludwig Hermann Heldt + Bertha Rauhut Berlin V a 685.jpg
1881-07-13 X Emil Ludwig Hermann Heldt + Bertha Rauhut Berlin V a 685.jpg
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Marriage1897-03-31 X Robert Adolf Thoerner + Bertha Held-Rauhut Berlin X b 273.jpg
1897-03-31 X Robert Adolf Thoerner + Bertha Held-Rauhut Berlin X b 273.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Bertha Rauhut, daughter of August Adolph Rauhut and Marie Franzkowski, was born on October 20, 1856 in Marienburg, Marienburg, Westpreussen. She married 2 times. The first time she married Emil Ludwig Hermann Heldt, son of Ludwig Ferdinand Heldt and Johanne Friederike Gerfin, on July 13, 1881 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. He was born on May 3, 1858 in Kolberg, Westpreussen, PREUSSEN and died before 1897. The second time she married Robert Adolf Thoerner, son of Gustav Adolf Thoerner and Christiane Richter, on March 31, 1897 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. He was born on January 20, 1865 in Chemnitz, Sachsen, PREUSSEN.