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Carl Ernst Herberg1854

Carl Ernst Herberg
Given names
Carl Ernst
Birth April 16, 1854 32 33
Birth of a brotherJohann Andreas August Herberg
July 14, 1856 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterChristiane Pauline Herberg
March 16, 1859 (Age 4 years)
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
Birth of a sisterMarie Louise Herberg
March 22, 1862 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherHerberg
November 1864 (Age 10 years)
Death of a brotherHerberg
November 1864 (Age 10 years)
Death of a motherMarie Elisabeth Rauhut
December 1, 1864 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 6 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
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 of a brotherJohann Andreas August Herberg
October 1, 1891 (Age 37 years)
Death of a fatherJohann Andreas Herberg
January 9, 1894 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 43 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
Death of a brotherFriedrich Herberg
September 27, 1912 (Age 58 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 61 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 62 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 63 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 75 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
Death of a sisterChristiane Pauline Herberg
April 20, 1942 (Age 88 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 87 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
Death of a sisterMarie Louise Herberg
April 17, 1947 (Age 93 years)

Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 95 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

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Marriage: June 26, 1849Gierlachowo, Posen (Poznań), Posen, PREUSSEN
21 months
elder brother
3 years
2 years
younger brother
1856-07-14 n Johann Andreas August Herberg Bojanowo-Gierlach 225-291.jpgJohann Andreas August Herberg
Birth: July 14, 1856 34 35Gierlach, Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz)
Death: October 1, 1891Gierlachowo, Posen (Poznań), Posen
3 years
younger sister
1859-03-13 n Caroline Pauline Rauhut Bojanowo-Kawitsch 262-291.jpgChristiane Pauline Herberg
Birth: March 16, 1859 37 38Gierlachowo, Posen (Poznań), Posen
Death: April 20, 1942Berlin, Brandenburg, DEUTSCHLAND
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Birth: November 1864 43 43Gierlachowo, Posen (Poznań), Posen
Death: November 1864Gierlachowo, Posen (Poznań), Posen

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  1. Generation 1
    1. Carl Ernst Herberg

      Carl Ernst Herberg, son of Johann Andreas Herberg and Marie Elisabeth Rauhut, was born on April 16, 1854 in Gierlach, Bärsdorf (Bojanowo), Rawitsch (Rawicz).