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Edouard FièvreAge: 102 years18691971

Edouard Fièvre
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Birth 1869

Historical Event
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
Birth of a brotherJean Baptiste Fièvre
1871 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a sisterMarie-Eugenie Fièvre
1874 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a sisterBlanche Fièvre
1875 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a brotherJoseph Fièvre
1877 (Age 8 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 9 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Birth of a brotherAuguste Fièvre
1879 (Age 10 years)

Death of a brotherPierre Fièvre
1885 (Age 16 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 29 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 sisterBlanche Fièvre
1904 (Age 35 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 47 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 48 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 49 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
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 60 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
Death of a brotherAuguste Fièvre
1938 (Age 69 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 72 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 81 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
Death of a brotherJoseph Fièvre
1953 (Age 84 years)

Death of a brotherJean Baptiste Fièvre
1960 (Age 91 years)

Death of a sisterMarie-Eugenie Fièvre
1960 (Age 91 years)

Death 1971 (Age 102 years)

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Edouard Fièvre, son of Pierre Fièvre and Constance Bonneau, was born in 1869 and died in 1971 at the age of 102.