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Johann Franz Kehler1862

Johann Franz Kehler
Given names
Johann Franz
Birth April 17, 1862
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 4 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 4 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 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 15 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a fatherJohann Kehler
before 1891 (Age 28 years)
Civil marriageRenate RauhutView this family
April 2, 1891 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 35 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
Death of a wifeRenate Rauhut
April 8, 1913 (Age 50 years) Age: 49
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 53 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 54 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 55 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 67 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 79 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 87 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 1862
3 months
Family with Renate Rauhut - View this family
1864-01-29  n Renate Rauhut Punitz-Jaenisch 66.jpgRenate Rauhut
Birth: January 29, 1864 46 40Jänisch, Punitz (Poniec), Gostyn
Death: April 8, 1913Berlin XIII, Berlin, Brandenburg
Marriage: April 2, 1891Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Johann Franz Kehler, son of Johann Kehler and Sophie Mattern, was born on April 17, 1862 in Neuhausen, Königsberg, Ostpreussen. He married Renate Rauhut, daughter of Johann Gottlieb Rauhut and Anna Susanna Klimpel, on April 2, 1891 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on January 29, 1864 in Jänisch, Punitz (Poniec), Gostyn and died on April 8, 1913 in Berlin XIII, Berlin, Brandenburg at the age of 49.