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Friedrich Börk1907

Name
Friedrich Börk
Given names
Friedrich
Surname
Börk
Birthyes

Occupation
Tischlermeister

Historical Event
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
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
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
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869

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
MarriageAnna FuhrmannView this family
before 1875

Birth of a son
#1
Hermann Börk
July 20, 1875
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Historical Event
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
Death before 1907
  1. Generation 1
    1. Friedrich Börk, tischlermeister. He died before 1907 in Alt Christburg, Mohrungen, Ostpreussen. He married Anna Fuhrmann before 1875.

      Children of Friedrich Börk and Anna Fuhrmann:

      1. Hermann Börk (1875)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Hermann Börk, tischler (in 1907), son of Friedrich Börk and Anna Fuhrmann, was born on July 20, 1875 in Alt Christburg, Mohrungen, Ostpreussen. He married Bertha Martha Rauhut, daughter of Johann August Rauhut and Julianne Auguste Kodlowska, on May 18, 1907 in Berlin IV, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on August 9, 1884 in Szymanowo, Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen.