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Heinrich KirchnerAge: 60 years18561916

Heinrich Kirchner
Given names
Birth April 12, 1856
Christening April 12, 1856
Religion: kath.

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 8 months)

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 4 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 10 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 10 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 12 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 21 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageOlga Ida Maria SattlerView this family
January 3, 1885 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
Else Martha Kirchner
October 14, 1892 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 41 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
Marriage of a childPaul Josef Julius Karl RauhutElse Martha KirchnerView this family
July 18, 1914 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 59 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death May 13, 1916 (Age 60 years)
Family with Olga Ida Maria Sattler - View this family
Marriage: January 3, 1885Liegnitz, Schlesien, PREUSSEN
8 years
Else Martha Kirchner
Birth: October 14, 1892 36 35Liegnitz, Schlesien, PREUSSEN
Death: May 10, 1985Hürth, Rhein-Erft-Kreis, Nordrhein-Westfalen