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Claire Victoire Destouches

Claire Victoire Destouches
Given names
Claire Victoire
Married name
Claire Victoire Destouches

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Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas - http://goo.gl/4B84q9
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Birth of a daughter
Rosalie Philoméne Destouches
February 15, 1864
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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
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
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed

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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Death of a daughterRosalie Philoméne Destouches
January 2, 1885
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898
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

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

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

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

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://goo.gl/MgHbRM

  1. Generation 1
    1. Children of Claire Victoire Destouches:

      1. Rosalie Philoméne Destouches (18641885)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Rosalie Philoméne Destouches

      Rosalie Philoméne Destouches, daughter of Claire Victoire Destouches, was born on February 15, 1864 in Saint Brice de Landelles, Manche, Basse-Normandie and died on January 2, 1885 in Saint Martin de Landelles, Manche, Basse-Normandie at the age of 20. She married Alphonse Victor Garnier, son of Toussaint Garnier and Jeanne Martin,. He was born on June 3, 1855 in Parigny, Manche, Basse-Normandie.

      Children of Rosalie Philoméne Destouches and Alphonse Victor Garnier:

      1. Alphonse Victor Emilien Garnier (1883)
      2. Victor François Garnier (18841884)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Alphonse Victor Emilien Garnier

      Alphonse Victor Emilien Garnier, son of Alphonse Victor Garnier and Rosalie Philoméne Destouches, was born on July 21, 1883 in Saint-Martin-de-Landelles, Manche, Basse-Normandie.

    2. Victor François Garnier

      Victor François Garnier, son of Alphonse Victor Garnier and Rosalie Philoméne Destouches, was born on October 10, 1884 in Saint-Martin-de-Landelles, Manche, Basse-Normandie and died on October 12, 1884 in Saint-Martin-de-Landelles, Manche, Basse-Normandie at the age of 2 days.