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Dorothea Klopsch

Dorothea Klopsch
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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
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

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

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
MarriageAugust ZwinnerView this family
before 1867

Birth of a son
Martin Joseph Zwinner
October 28, 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

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

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Marriage of a childMartin Joseph ZwinnerAnna Maria RauhutView this family
Type: Civil marriage
October 10, 1892
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898
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

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

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

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

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM

  1. Generation 1
    1. Dorothea Klopsch. She married August Zwinner before 1867.

      Children of Dorothea Klopsch and August Zwinner:

      1. Martin Joseph Zwinner (1867)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Martin Joseph Zwinner, arbeiter (in 1892), son of August Zwinner and Dorothea Klopsch, was born on October 28, 1867 in Dambitsch (Dabecz- Dambecz- Dambsch- Dem, Lissa (Lezno), Posen. He married Anna Maria Rauhut, daughter of Antonius Rauhut and Elisabeth Nerlich, on October 10, 1892 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on August 10, 1866 in Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen.

      Children of Martin Joseph Zwinner and Anna Maria Rauhut:

      1. Else Marie Elisabeth Zwinner (1893)
      2. Arthur Joseph Zwinner (1895)
      3. Kurt Erwin Zwinner (1898)
      4. Franz Joseph Zwinner (1899)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Else Marie Elisabeth Zwinner

      Else Marie Elisabeth Zwinner, daughter of Martin Joseph Zwinner and Anna Maria Rauhut, was born on May 22, 1893 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg.

    2. Arthur Joseph Zwinner

      Arthur Joseph Zwinner, son of Martin Joseph Zwinner and Anna Maria Rauhut, was born on February 14, 1895 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg.

    3. Kurt Erwin Zwinner

      Kurt Erwin Zwinner, son of Martin Joseph Zwinner and Anna Maria Rauhut, was born on January 22, 1898 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg.

    4. Franz Joseph Zwinner

      Franz Joseph Zwinner, son of Martin Joseph Zwinner and Anna Maria Rauhut, was born on July 14, 1899 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. He married in 1927 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg.