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Mélanie Anne Regnier1864

Mélanie Anne Regnier
Given names
Mélanie Anne
Birth November 25, 1864 44 38

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 (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
Death of a maternal grandfatherFrançois Pierre Maupilé
June 1, 1868 (Age 3 years)
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
Death of a fatherJoseph Regnier
May 16, 1870 (Age 5 years)
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
Death of a motherMélanie Joséphine Marie Maupilé
June 16, 1888 (Age 23 years)
MarriageFrançois Joseph GuillonView this family
August 26, 1889 (Age 24 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
MarriageHenri Jacques HayerView this family
January 20, 1912 (Age 47 years)
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 64 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 85 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: November 14, 1852Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, FRANCE
9 months
elder brother
Joseph Auguste Regnier
Birth: August 27, 1853 33 26Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire
Death: May 6, 1854Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire
8 years
elder brother
4 years
Family with François Joseph Guillon - View this family
Marriage: August 26, 1889Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, FRANCE
Family with Henri Jacques Hayer - View this family
Marriage: January 20, 1912Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, FRANCE

  1. Generation 1
    1. Mélanie Anne Regnier, couturière, daughter of Joseph Regnier and Mélanie Joséphine Marie Maupilé, was born on November 25, 1864 in Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire. She married 2 times. The first time she married François Joseph Guillon on August 26, 1889 in Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire. He was born on April 13, 1860 in Chambellay, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire. The second time she married Henri Jacques Hayer on January 20, 1912 in Saint-Martin-du-Bois, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire.