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Marie Désirée VergnaudAge: 24 years18541878

Name
Marie Désirée Vergnaud
Given names
Marie Désirée
Surname
Vergnaud
Married name
Marie Désirée Delion
Birth March 31, 1854
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 2 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 7 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 12 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 12 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 14 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
MarriageJacques-Alexandre DelionView this family
November 23, 1875 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 23 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death July 31, 1878 (Age 24 years)
Family with Jacques-Alexandre Delion - View this family
husband
herself
Marie Désirée Vergnaud
Birth: March 31, 1854La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
Death: July 31, 1878La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes
Marriage: November 23, 1875La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE
Jacques-Alexandre Delion + Marie-Josèphine-Delphine Maupillier - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: June 13, 1881La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes, FRANCE
3 years
step-daughter
1 year
step-daughter
18 months
step-daughter
17 months
step-son
21 months
step-daughter
4 years
step-son
7 years
step-son

  1. Generation 1
    1. Marie Désirée Vergnaud was born on March 31, 1854 in La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes and died on July 31, 1878 in La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes at the age of 24. She married Jacques-Alexandre Delion on November 23, 1875 in La Chapelle-Saint-Laurent, Deux-Sèvres, Poitou-Charentes. He was born on January 17, 1843 in Saint-Sauveur, Bressuire, Deux-Sèvres.