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Clémence Léontine Houet

Clémence Léontine Houet
Given names
Clémence Léontine
Married name
Clémence Léontine Bernier

Birth of a daughter
Marie Clémence Bernier

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

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

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
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
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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
MarriageLouis Victor BernierView this family
before 1871

Birth of a son
Paul Joseph Bernier
March 13, 1871
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a husbandLouis Victor Bernier
April 14, 1885
Marriage of a childGustave DornoisMarie Clémence BernierView this family
before 1888

Occupation 1891
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898
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

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

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

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

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM

Family with Louis Victor Bernier - View this family
Marriage: before 1871
2 months
Louis Victor Bernier + Maria Françoise Adeline Duval - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: after 1871

  1. Generation 1
    1. Clémence Léontine Houet, (in 1891). She married Louis Victor Bernier before 1871. He died on April 14, 1885 in Bailleul, Orne, Normandie.

      Children of Clémence Léontine Houet and Louis Victor Bernier:

      1. Paul Joseph Bernier (1871)
      2. Marie Clémence Bernier
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Paul Joseph Bernier, cultivateur (in 1892), son of Louis Victor Bernier and Clémence Léontine Houet, was born on March 13, 1871 in L'Etre au Tellier, Avoine, Orne.

    2. Marie Clémence Bernier, (in 1888), daughter of Louis Victor Bernier and Clémence Léontine Houet, was born in L'Etre au Tellier, Avoine, Orne. She married Gustave Dornois before 1888.