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Gottlieb Knopke1908

Gottlieb Knopke
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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
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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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageMarie GrenzkeView this family
before 1881

Birth of a son
Friedrich Wilhelm Knopke
May 27, 1881
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 1908
  1. Generation 1
    1. Gottlieb Knopke, arbeiter. He died before 1908 in Krausendorf, Rastenburg, Königsberg. He married Marie Grenzke before 1881.

      Children of Gottlieb Knopke and Marie Grenzke:

      1. Friedrich Wilhelm Knopke (1881)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Friedrich Wilhelm Knopke, arbeiter (in 1908), son of Gottlieb Knopke and Marie Grenzke, was born on May 27, 1881 in Krausendorf, Rastenburg, Königsberg. He married Anna Rosina Marie Rauhut, daughter of Gottfried Rauhut and Anna Rosina Müller, on June 30, 1908 in Berlin XI, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on October 22, 1879 in Strumiany Hauland, Gostyn, Posen.