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Julius Knötig1860

Julius Knötig
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Birth January 13, 1860
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 14 months)

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
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 6 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 6 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 8 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
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 17 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a fatherWilhelm Knötig
before 1883 (Age 22 years)

Civil marriageAnna Auguste RauhutView this family
December 27, 1883 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
Johann Wilhelm Alfred Knötig
June 24, 1884 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 38 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
Marriage of a childJohann Wilhelm Alfred KnötigAnna Emilie Frieda HobjelView this family
Type: Civil marriage
August 20, 1910 (Age 50 years)
Address: Sta Amt 5a Berlin
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 55 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 56 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 57 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
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 69 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
Marriage of a childJohann Wilhelm Alfred KnötigAnna Emilie Frieda HobjelView this family
Type: Civil marriage
September 6, 1941 (Age 81 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 81 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
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 89 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

Family with parents - View this family
Family with Anna Auguste Rauhut - View this family
Marriage: December 27, 1883Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen, PREUSSEN
6 months

Marriage1883-12-27 X Julius Knoetig - Anna Auguste Rauhut Bojanowo 114.jpg
1883-12-27 X Julius Knoetig - Anna Auguste Rauhut Bojanowo 114.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Julius Knötig, son of Wilhelm Knötig and Christiane Hänsch, was born on January 13, 1860 in Jauer, Schlesien, PREUSSEN. He married Anna Auguste Rauhut, daughter of Johann Andreas Rauhut and Maria Elisabeth Schlichting, on December 27, 1883 in Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen. She was born on October 15, 1860 in Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen.

      Children of Julius Knötig and Anna Auguste Rauhut:

      1. Johann Wilhelm Alfred Knötig (1884)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Johann Wilhelm Alfred Knötig, , son of Julius Knötig and Anna Auguste Rauhut, was born on June 24, 1884 in Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz), Posen. He married Anna Emilie Frieda Hobjel on August 20, 1910 in Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND. She was born on July 12, 1887 in Rixdorf, Berlin, Brandenburg. Johann Wilhelm Alfred Knötig and Anna Emilie Frieda Hobjel were divorced on May 25, 1937.