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Joseph Karwat1867

Joseph Karwat
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Birth November 25, 1867
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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 13 months)

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 10 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageErnstine Pauline RauhutView this family
April 11, 1892 (Age 24 years)
1892 (Age 24 years)
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 30 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 wifeErnstine Pauline Rauhut
January 16, 1914 (Age 46 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 48 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 49 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 50 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 61 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
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 82 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 1867
11 months
Family with Ernstine Pauline Rauhut - View this family
1914-01-16 + Ernestine Pauline Rauhut-Karwat Berlin VIII 158.jpgErnstine Pauline Rauhut
Birth: June 20, 1862 36 32Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen
Death: January 16, 1914Berlin VIII, Berlin, Brandenburg
Marriage: April 11, 1892Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND

Marriage1892-04-11 X Joseph Karwat + Ernestine Pauline Rauhut Berlin VI 368.jpg
1892-04-11 X Joseph Karwat + Ernestine Pauline Rauhut Berlin VI 368.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Joseph Karwat, schneider (in 1892), son of Valentin Karwat and Hedwig Winkler, was born on November 25, 1867 in Ellgut, Neustadt, Schlesien. He married Ernstine Pauline Rauhut, daughter of Antonius Rauhut and Regina Grabowska, on April 11, 1892 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on June 20, 1862 in Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died on January 16, 1914 in Berlin VIII, Berlin, Brandenburg at the age of 51.