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Hermann August RauhutAge: 83 years18641947

Hermann August Rauhut
Given names
Hermann August
Birth May 1, 1864

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
Birth of a sisterMarie Luise Rauhut
November 1, 1866 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 2 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 2 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 4 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 13 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageAnna Marie Wilhelmine SchenckView this family
June 8, 1889 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
Margarete Rauhut
August 24, 1889 (Age 25 years)
Death of a motherMaria Franziskowska
before 1890 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 33 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 51 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 52 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 53 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 65 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 77 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
Death July 13, 1947 (Age 83 years)
Family with parents - View this family
3 years
younger sister
Family with Anna Marie Wilhelmine Schenck - View this family
Marriage: June 8, 1889Hamburg, Hamburg, DEUTSCHLAND
3 months
1889-08-24 n Margarethe Rauhut Hamburg.jpgMargarete Rauhut
Birth: August 24, 1889 25 23Hamburg, Hamburg, DEUTSCHLAND
Death: January 15, 1966Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, DEUTSCHLAND

Marriage1889-06-08 X Hermann August Rauhut + Anna Marie Wilhelmine Schenck A Hamburg.jpg
1889-06-08 X Hermann August Rauhut + Anna Marie Wilhelmine Schenck A Hamburg.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Hermann August Rauhut, constabler, son of August Rauhut and Maria Franziskowska, was born on May 1, 1864 in Marienburg, Westpreussen, PREUSSEN and died on July 13, 1947 in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 83. He married Anna Marie Wilhelmine Schenck, daughter of Jürgen Heinrich Friedrich Schenck and Katharine Dorothee Elisabeth Meyer, on June 8, 1889 in Hamburg, Hamburg, DEUTSCHLAND. She was born on April 22, 1866.

      Children of Hermann August Rauhut and Anna Marie Wilhelmine Schenck:

      1. Margarete Rauhut (18891966)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Margarete Rauhut

      Margarete Rauhut, daughter of Hermann August Rauhut and Anna Marie Wilhelmine Schenck, was born on August 24, 1889 in Hamburg, Hamburg, DEUTSCHLAND and died on January 15, 1966 in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, DEUTSCHLAND at the age of 76.