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Karl Ferdinand Adolf Kleber1859

Karl Ferdinand Adolf Kleber
Given names
Karl Ferdinand Adolf
Birth January 6, 1859
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
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 2 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
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 7 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 7 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 9 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 18 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 39 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 fatherFerdinand August Kleber
before 1913 (Age 53 years)
Death of a motherMaria Anna Scholastika Füller
before 1913 (Age 53 years)
Civil marriageHenriette Marie SteingräberView this family
September 23, 1913 (Age 54 years)
1913 (Age 53 years)
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 56 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 57 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 58 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
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 70 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
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 82 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
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 90 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://goo.gl/o1FrfM

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1859
Family with Henriette Marie Steingräber - View this family
Marriage: September 23, 1913Berlin IV, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND
Alexander Max Carl Rauhut + Henriette Marie Steingräber - View this family
wife’s husband
Marriage: April 25, 1889Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND

Marriage1913-09-23 X Karl Ferdinand Adolf Kleber + Henriette Marie Rauhut Berlin IV a 631.jpg
1913-09-23 X Karl Ferdinand Adolf Kleber + Henriette Marie Rauhut Berlin IV a 631.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Karl Ferdinand Adolf Kleber, schriftsetzer (in 1913), son of Ferdinand August Kleber and Maria Anna Scholastika Füller, was born on January 6, 1859 in Nordhausen, Thüringen, DEUTSCHLAND. He married Henriette Marie Steingräber, daughter of Carl Steingräber and Henriette Noll, on September 23, 1913 in Berlin IV, Berlin, Brandenburg. She was born on November 15, 1866 in Bad Schönfliess, Neumark, Brandenburg.