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Samuel Reinhold SchmidtAge: 65 years18521917

Samuel Reinhold Schmidt
Given names
Samuel Reinhold
Birth October 19, 1852 29 36

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 4 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 8 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 14 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 14 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 16 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
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohann Samuel Rauhut
before 1870 (Age 17 years)

MarriageDorothea Ernestine FeuerView this family
October 15, 1878 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 25 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a motherJohanna Florentine Rauhut
December 24, 1891 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 45 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 fatherDaniel Benjamin Schmidt
December 27, 1910 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 63 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 64 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
Death November 4, 1917 (Age 65 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: September 28, 1851Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
13 months
Mother’s family with Daniel Carl George - View this family
Marriage: 1837Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN
Family with Dorothea Ernestine Feuer - View this family
Marriage: October 15, 1878Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN

  1. Generation 1
    1. Samuel Reinhold Schmidt, königl.Zolleinnehmer, son of Daniel Benjamin Schmidt and Johanna Florentine Rauhut, was born on October 19, 1852 in Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died on November 4, 1917 in Liegnitz, Liegnitz, Schlesien at the age of 65. He married Dorothea Ernestine Feuer on October 15, 1878 in Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen. She was born on August 11, 1851 in Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen and died on February 14, 1927 in Liegnitz, Liegnitz, Schlesien at the age of 75.