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1849-05-18 n Johann Ernst Wehner Bojanowo-Kawitsch 17.jpg

Johann Ernst Wähner1849

Name
Johann Ernst Wähner
Given names
Johann Ernst
Surname
Wähner
Birth May 18, 1849 27 27
Birth of a brotherJohann Friedrich Wähner
January 8, 1853 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 7 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 11 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
Birth of a brotherGustav Heinrich Wähner
October 30, 1865 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 17 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 17 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 19 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
Civil marriageHenriette RauhutView this family
January 11, 1875 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 28 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 48 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 66 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 67 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 68 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 80 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 92 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
Deathyes

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 13, 1846Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen, PREUSSEN
3 years
himself
4 years
younger brother
13 years
younger brother
Family with Henriette Rauhut - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 11, 1875Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen, PREUSSEN

Birth1849-05-18 n Johann Ernst Wehner Bojanowo-Kawitsch 17.jpg
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Marriage1875-01-11 X Johann Ernst Waehner - Henriette Rauhut Bojanowo 5.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Johann Ernst Wähner

      Johann Ernst Wähner, son of Christian Wehner and Anna Rosina Rauhut, was born on May 18, 1849 in Kawitsch, Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen. He married Henriette Rauhut, daughter of Johann Gottfried Rauhut and Johanna Christine Pannwitz, on January 11, 1875 in Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen. She was born on January 15, 1849 in Kawitsch, Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen.