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Karl August Rauhut1842

Karl August Rauhut
Given names
Karl August

Carl August Rauhuth

Carl August Rauhuth
Given names
Carl August
Birth calculated 1842

Birth of a sisterCaroline Ernestine Rauhuth
calculated 1844 (Age 2 years)

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 4 years)
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
Birth of a brotherAndreas Gottlieb Rauhuth
calculated May 1850 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 15 years)

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 (Age 19 years)

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 (Age 25 years)
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 (Age 25 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 27 years)

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
Religious marriageRegina WaldmeyerView this family
1871 (Age 29 years) Husband: 29 Wife: 18
Birth of a son
Carl Ernst Rauhuth
February 13, 1876 (Age 34 years)
Death of a brotherAndreas Gottlieb Rauhuth
February 24, 1878 (Age 36 years) Age: 27 9 months
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 36 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Birth of a son
Gustav Adolf Rauhut
September 10, 1881 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 56 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 wifeRegina Waldmeyer
before 1907 (Age 65 years)
Marriage of a childGustav Adolf RauhutErna Hedwig Berta Karoline KnackView this family
Type: Civil marriage
September 13, 1907 (Age 65 years)
1907 (Age 65 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 74 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 75 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 76 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
Marriage of a childGustav Adolf RauhutEmma Martha KnoblochView this family
Type: Civil marriage
February 16, 1920 (Age 78 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 87 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 99 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

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1841
2 years
3 years
younger sister
6 years
younger brother
Family with Regina Waldmeyer - View this family
Marriage: 1871ev. Gemeinde, Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
5 years
6 years

  1. Generation 1
    1. Karl August Rauhut, vogt (in 1907), son of Gottfried Rauhuth and Anna Rauhut, was born calculated 1842. He married Regina Waldmeyer, daughter of Samuel Waldmeier and Rosina Gollmer, in 1871 in ev. Gemeinde, Reisen (Rydzyna), Lissa (Lezno). She was born calculated 1853 and died before 1907 in Anielin, Gostyn, Posen.

      Children of Karl August Rauhut and Regina Waldmeyer:

      1. Carl Ernst Rauhuth (1876)
      2. Gustav Adolf Rauhut (1881)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Carl Ernst Rauhuth

      Carl Ernst Rauhuth, son of Karl August Rauhut and Regina Waldmeyer, was born on February 13, 1876 in Przybin, Lissa (Lezno), Posen.

    2. Gustav Adolf Rauhut, obsthändler (in 1907) and kutscher (in 1920), son of Karl August Rauhut and Regina Waldmeyer, was born on September 10, 1881 in Dobramysl, Lissa (Lezno), Posen. He married 2 times. The first time he married Erna Hedwig Berta Karoline Knack, daughter of Karl Knack and Karoline Schreiber, on September 13, 1907 in Berlin V, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on June 9, 1885 in Zempin, Usedom Wollin, Pommern. The second time he married Emma Martha Knobloch, daughter of Karl Wilhelm Knobloch and Ernestine Marie Kieslich, on February 16, 1920 in Berlin V, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on March 29, 1884 in Torga, Rothenburg, Schlesien and died on March 26, 1939 in Werder bei Rehfelde, Brandenburg, PREUSSEN at the age of 54.