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Wilhelm Johann Julius Burzlaff1868

Wilhelm Johann Julius Burzlaff
Given names
Wilhelm Johann Julius
Birth October 20, 1868
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 2 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 9 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a fatherCarl Burzlaff
before 1893 (Age 24 years)
Civil marriageAnna Elisabeth RauhutView this family
February 4, 1893 (Age 24 years)
1893 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 29 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 47 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 48 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Death of a wifeAnna Elisabeth Rauhut
December 12, 1918 (Age 50 years) Age: 54
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 49 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 60 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 73 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 81 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 1868
10 months
Family with Anna Elisabeth Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: February 4, 1893Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND

Marriage1893-02-04 X Wilhelm Johann Julius Burzlaff + Anna Elisabeth Rauhut Berlin VI 77.jpg
1893-02-04 X Wilhelm Johann Julius Burzlaff + Anna Elisabeth Rauhut Berlin VI 77.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Wilhelm Johann Julius Burzlaff, schneider (in 1893), son of Carl Burzlaff and Caroline Schmolt, was born on October 20, 1868 in Bütow, Bütow, Pommern. He married Anna Elisabeth Rauhut, daughter of Antonius Rauhut and Elisabeth Nerlich, on February 4, 1893 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on October 19, 1864 in Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died on December 12, 1918 in Berlin IV, Berlin, Brandenburg at the age of 54.