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Ernst WinkelAge: 88 years18911979

Ernst Winkel
Given names
Birth calculated 1891
plantation manager

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 7 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
Birth of a half-brotherFred “Sigi” Metzker
calculated 1901 (Age 10 years)

Military between 1914 and 1918 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 25 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 26 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 27 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
plantation manager
after 1918 (Age 27 years)
Employer: Dutch governement
small farm
1929 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 38 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
Birth of a daughter
Magdalena Winkel
1931 (Age 40 years)
Occupation 1938 (Age 47 years)

Employer: pig farm
Residence before 1940 (Age 49 years)
Death of a half-brotherRudolf “Rudy” Metzker
before 1945 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 50 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
Residence 1945 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 59 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
OccupationFred “Sigi” Metzker
August 1965 (Age 74 years)
Death of a half-brotherFred “Sigi” Metzker
1969 (Age 78 years)
Death December 1979 (Age 88 years)

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Family with Maria Elizabeth Blok - View this family

  1. Generation 1
    1. Ernst Winkel, plantation manager (after 1918), (in 1938) and plantation manager, son of Winkel and Ida Herre, was born calculated 1891 in Bangalore, INDIA and died in December 1979. He married Maria Elizabeth Blok.

      Children of Ernst Winkel and Maria Elizabeth Blok:

      1. Private
      2. Private
      3. Magdalena Winkel (19312018)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. The details of this family are private.
    2. The details of this family are private.
    3. Magdalena Winkel

      Magdalena Winkel, daughter of Ernst Winkel and Maria Elizabeth Blok, was born in 1931 in Sumatra, INDONESIA and died on May 6, 2018 at the age of 87. She married Dr. Horst Wilfried Rauhut, son of Adolf Gustav Rauhut and Johanna Klose.

      Children of Magdalena Winkel and Dr. Horst Wilfried Rauhut:

      1. Birgit Rauhut (19592019)
      2. Private
      3. Private
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Birgit Rauhut

      Birgit Rauhut, daughter of Dr. Horst Wilfried Rauhut and Magdalena Winkel, was born on June 12, 1959 and died on April 20, 2019 at the age of 59.

    2. The details of this family are private.
    3. The details of this family are private.