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Jean DumasAge: 68 years18451913

Jean Dumas
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Birth March 22, 1845
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 9 months)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://goo.gl/dGxJ1k
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 11 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 16 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 21 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 21 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
MarriagePlacidie Victorine Zoée Angéline GrilletView this family
March 3, 1868 (Age 22 years)
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 23 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 32 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 53 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 September 6, 1913 (Age 68 years)
Family with Placidie Victorine Zoée Angéline Grillet - View this family
Marriage: March 3, 1868Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, FRANCE

  1. Generation 1
    1. Jean Dumas was born on March 22, 1845 in Nieuil, Charente, Poitou-Charentes and died on September 6, 1913 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie at the age of 68. He married Placidie Victorine Zoée Angéline Grillet, daughter of Victor Grillet and Zoée Saboureault, on March 3, 1868 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie. She was born on March 3, 1848 in Les Herbiers, Vendée, Pays de la Loire.