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Ernest Narcisse Grenet1847

Ernest Narcisse Grenet
Given names
Ernest Narcisse
Birth 1847 32 32

Note: Né vers 1846-1848.
Death of a paternal grandfatherCharles Nicolas Grenet
January 17, 1848 (Age 12 months)

Note: Jardinier, puis commerçant.

Note: Il habitait Deville lès Rouen, comme son frère.
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848
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
Death of a maternal grandmotherLouise Geneviève Nouel
May 4, 1854 (Age 7 years)
Address: Elle décède à Rouen en son domicile rue de Constantine.
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 10 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 14 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
Death of a paternal grandmotherMarie Catherine Sophie Duteurtre
October 18, 1866 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 20 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 20 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 22 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 motherZélia Jeanne Lefebvre
May 17, 1875 (Age 28 years)
Marriage of a parentCharles Arsène GrenetMarie Ismérie DavidView this family
November 29, 1876 (Age 29 years)

2ème mariage de Charles Arsène Grenet. Contrat chez Me A. Lecabeiller (?), le 20 ou 28 novembre 1876 à Dieppe.

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 31 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a fatherCharles Arsène Grenet
November 5, 1895 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 51 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 sisterHonorine Léocadie Grenet
May 5, 1911 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 69 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 70 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 71 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 82 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 94 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

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: April 26, 1836Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, FRANCE
11 months
elder sister
9 years
elder brother
3 years
Father’s family with Marie Ismérie David - View this family
Marie Ismérie David
Birth: February 2, 1844Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie
Death: June 16, 1885Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie
Marriage: November 29, 1876Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, FRANCE


Né vers 1846-1848.


Jardinier, puis commerçant.


Il habitait Deville lès Rouen, comme son frère.

  1. Generation 1
    1. Ernest Narcisse Grenet, , son of Charles Arsène Grenet and Zélia Jeanne Lefebvre, was born in 1847.