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August Herbst1908

Name
August Herbst
Given names
August
Surname
Herbst
Birthyes

Occupation
Bahnwärter

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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageSofie Johanne Luise MeyerView this family
before 1882

Birth of a son
#1
Georg Friedrich Konrad August Herbst
November 24, 1882
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 of a wifeSofie Johanne Luise Meyer
before 1908 (on the date of death)
Death before 1908
  1. Generation 1
    1. August Herbst, bahnwärter. He died before 1908 in Wülfel, Hannover, Niedersachsen. He married Sofie Johanne Luise Meyer before 1882. She died before 1908 in Grasdorf, Hannover, Niedersachsen.

      Children of August Herbst and Sofie Johanne Luise Meyer:

      1. Georg Friedrich Konrad August Herbst (1882)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Georg Friedrich Konrad August Herbst, mechaniker (in 1908), son of August Herbst and Sofie Johanne Luise Meyer, was born on November 24, 1882 in Grasdorf, Hannover, Niedersachsen. He married Anna Margarete Frida Rauhut, daughter of Josef Rauhut and Anna Rosine Grassme, on September 19, 1908 in Berlin V, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on February 26, 1888 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg.