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Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin1842

Name
Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin
Given names
Victor Pierre Bruno
Surname
Geslin
Birth October 6, 1842 32 31
Birth of a brotherPierre Théodore Augustin Geslin
September 25, 1845 (Age 2 years)
Occupation
cultivateur

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 3 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 sisterVictorine Félicite Geslin
January 20, 1849 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherAuguste Théodore Geslin
October 31, 1851 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMarie Françoise Boismal
October 15, 1859 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 14 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 18 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 24 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 24 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 26 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
MarriageCéleste Zoé MartinView this family
before 1870 (Age 27 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Célèste Maria Victorine Eugénie Geslin
April 5, 1870 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Victor Almire Geslin
June 23, 1871 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Albert Pierre Alphonse Geslin
November 3, 1872 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 35 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a fatherFrançois Nicolas Geslin
before 1893 (Age 50 years)

Death of a motherFélicité Anne Astasie Mouchet
August 22, 1893 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 55 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 73 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a brotherPierre Théodore Augustin Geslin
October 13, 1918 (Age 76 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 74 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 75 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
Death of a sisterVictorine Félicite Geslin
September 30, 1920 (Age 77 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 86 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
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 24, 1836Saint-Martin-des-Landes, Orne, Basse-Normandie, FRANCE
10 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
1849-01-20 n Victorine Felicite Geslin Saint-Martin-des-Landes 37-98.jpgVictorine Félicite Geslin
Birth: January 20, 1849 39 37Saint-Martin-des-Landes, Orne, Basse-Normandie
Death: September 30, 1920Sevrai, Orne, Basse-Normandie
3 years
younger brother
Family with Céleste Zoé Martin - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: before 1870
3 months
daughter
15 months
son
16 months
son

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin

      Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin, cultivateur, son of François Nicolas Geslin and Félicité Anne Astasie Mouchet, was born on October 6, 1842 in Saint-Martin-des-Landes, Orne, Basse-Normandie. He married Céleste Zoé Martin before 1870. She was born calculated 1848.

      Children of Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin and Céleste Zoé Martin:

      1. Célèste Maria Victorine Eugénie Geslin (1870)
      2. Victor Almire Geslin (1871)
      3. Albert Pierre Alphonse Geslin (1872)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Célèste Maria Victorine Eugénie Geslin

      Célèste Maria Victorine Eugénie Geslin, daughter of Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin and Céleste Zoé Martin, was born on April 5, 1870 in Carrouges, Orne, Basse-Normandie.

    2. Victor Almire Geslin

      Victor Almire Geslin, son of Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin and Céleste Zoé Martin, was born on June 23, 1871 in Carrouges, Orne, Basse-Normandie.

    3. Albert Pierre Alphonse Geslin

      Albert Pierre Alphonse Geslin, son of Victor Pierre Bruno Geslin and Céleste Zoé Martin, was born on November 3, 1872 in Bouvardière, Carrouges, Orne.