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Auguste Théodore Geslin1851

Name
Auguste Théodore Geslin
Given names
Auguste Théodore
Surname
Geslin
Birth October 31, 1851 41 40
Death of a paternal grandmotherMarie Françoise Boismal
October 15, 1859 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 5 years)

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 9 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 15 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 15 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 17 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 26 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
MarriageLéontine Désirée Louise BeaulavonView this family
September 29, 1884 (Age 32 years)
Death of a fatherFrançois Nicolas Geslin
before 1893 (Age 41 years)

Death of a motherFélicité Anne Astasie Mouchet
August 22, 1893 (Age 41 years)
DeathFélicité Anne Astasie Mouchet
August 22, 1893 (Age 41 years)
Death of a wifeLéontine Désirée Louise Beaulavon
July 18, 1898 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 46 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 64 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a brotherPierre Théodore Augustin Geslin
October 13, 1918 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 65 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 66 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
Death of a sisterVictorine Félicite Geslin
September 30, 1920 (Age 68 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 77 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 90 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 98 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
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 24, 1836Saint-Martin-des-Landes, Orne, Basse-Normandie, FRANCE
10 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
1849-01-20 n Victorine Felicite Geslin Saint-Martin-des-Landes 37-98.jpgVictorine Félicite Geslin
Birth: January 20, 1849 39 37Saint-Martin-des-Landes, Orne, Basse-Normandie
Death: September 30, 1920Sevrai, Orne, Basse-Normandie
3 years
himself
Family with Léontine Désirée Louise Beaulavon - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: September 29, 1884Valframbert, Orne, Normandie, FRANCE

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Auguste Théodore Geslin

      Auguste Théodore Geslin, son of François Nicolas Geslin and Félicité Anne Astasie Mouchet, was born on October 31, 1851 in Saint-Martin-des-Landes, Orne, Basse-Normandie. He married Léontine Désirée Louise Beaulavon, daughter of François Beaulavon and Marie Françoise Bourdon, on September 29, 1884 in Valframbert, Orne, Normandie. She was born on June 27, 1867 in Damigny, Orne, Normandie and died on July 18, 1898 in Saint-Martin-des-Landes, Orne, Basse-Normandie at the age of 31.