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Carl Burzlaff1893

Carl Burzlaff
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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
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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
MarriageCaroline SchmoltView this family
before 1868

Birth of a son
Wilhelm Johann Julius Burzlaff
October 20, 1868
Historical Event
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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death before 1893
  1. Generation 1
    1. Carl Burzlaff, maurer. He died before 1893 in Bütow, Bütow, Pommern. He married Caroline Schmolt before 1868.

      Children of Carl Burzlaff and Caroline Schmolt:

      1. Wilhelm Johann Julius Burzlaff (1868)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    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.