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Josef Kalinke1868

Josef Kalinke
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Birth March 2, 1868

Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 9 months)

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 9 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageCaroline SteinbrecherView this family
January 28, 1893 (Age 24 years)
January 28, 1893 (Age 24 years)
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 30 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
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 47 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 48 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 49 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
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 61 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
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 73 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
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 81 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

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1868Pleschen (Pleszew), Posen, PREUSSEN
2 months
Family with Caroline Steinbrecher - View this family
Marriage: January 28, 1893Pleschen (Pleszew), Posen, PREUSSEN

Marriage1893-01-28 X Josef Kalinke + Caroline Steinbrecher Pleschen 35.jpg
1893-01-28 X Josef Kalinke + Caroline Steinbrecher Pleschen 35.jpg
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Josef Kalinke, arbeiter (on January 28, 1893), son of Karl Kalinke and Emilie Kant, was born on March 2, 1868. He married Caroline Steinbrecher, daughter of Mattias Steinbrecher and Rosina Rauhut, on January 28, 1893 in Pleschen (Pleszew), Posen, PREUSSEN. She was born on July 13, 1868 in Ciesle, Pleschen (Pleszew), Posen.