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Franz PrölßAge: 69 years18711941

Franz Prölß
Given names
Birth April 13, 1871 29 30
MarriageMargarethe RauhudtView this family

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 6 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a fatherFranz Theodor Prölß
November 23, 1887 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 26 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
Death of a motherClara Pietruschka
November 26, 1910 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 44 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 45 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 46 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 58 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
Death 1941 (Age 69 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Family with Margarethe Rauhudt - View this family

  1. Generation 1
    1. Franz Prölß, son of Franz Theodor Prölß and Clara Pietruschka, was born on April 13, 1871 in Groß Vorwerk (Krzekotów), Glogau, Schlesien and died in 1941 in Breslau, Schlesien, PREUSSEN at the age of 69. He married Margarethe Rauhudt. She was born on January 26, 1881 in Wreschen, Posen, PREUSSEN and died on January 28, 1953 in Berlin, Berlin, Brandenburg at the age of 72.