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Dorothea Ernestine FeuerAge: 75 years18511927

Dorothea Ernestine Feuer
Given names
Dorothea Ernestine
Married name
Dorothea Ernestine Schmidt
Birth August 11, 1851
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 5 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 9 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 15 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 15 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 17 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
MarriageSamuel Reinhold SchmidtView this family
October 15, 1878 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 26 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 46 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 64 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a husbandSamuel Reinhold Schmidt
November 4, 1917 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 65 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 66 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
Death February 14, 1927 (Age 75 years)
Family with Samuel Reinhold Schmidt - View this family
Marriage: October 15, 1878Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen, PREUSSEN

  1. Generation 1
    1. Dorothea Ernestine Feuer 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. She married Samuel Reinhold Schmidt, son of Daniel Benjamin Schmidt and Johanna Florentine Rauhut, on October 15, 1878 in Zaborowo, Lissa (Lezno), Posen. He 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.