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Johann Gottlieb LissAge: 25 years18441870

Johann Gottlieb Liss
Given names
Johann Gottlieb
Birth December 13, 1844 27 21
Christening December 22, 1844 (Age 9 days)
Address: Quelle: Ev.-Luth. Schmiegel No. 131/1844
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 12 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
Birth of a sisterAnna Caroline List
March 27, 1849 (Age 4 years)
Christening of a sisterAnna Caroline List
April 1, 1849 (Age 4 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohann Christoph Rauhut
November 9, 1850 (Age 5 years)
Address: Ev.-Luth. Schmiegel No. 126/1850
Cause: Altersschwäche
Birth of a brotherJohann Gottfried List
May 13, 1852 (Age 7 years)
Christening of a brotherJohann Gottfried List
May 18, 1852 (Age 7 years)
Address: Quelle: Ev.-Luth. Schmiegel No. 76/1852
Birth of a brotherJohann August List
June 6, 1854 (Age 9 years)
Christening of a brotherJohann August List
June 11, 1854 (Age 9 years)
Address: Quelle: Ev.-Luth. Schmiegel No. 64/1854
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 12 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna Rosina Neumann
June 11, 1862 (Age 17 years)
Address: Quelle: Ev.-Luth. Schmiegel No. 38/1862
Cause: Altersschwäche und Geschwulst
Historical Event
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
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge List
March 26, 1867 (Age 22 years)

Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 22 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 22 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 24 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 August 4, 1870 (Age 25 years)

Address: Todesort: bei Weissenburg (Dt.-Franz. Krieg)
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Marriage: November 15, 1842Schmiegel, Schmiegel (Śmigiel), Posen, PREUSSEN
2 years
Johann Gottlieb Liss
Birth: December 13, 1844 27 21Altboyen (Stare Bojanowo), Kosten (Koscian), Posen
Death: August 4, 1870
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother

  1. Generation 1
    1. Johann Gottlieb Liss, son of Johann Gottfried Liss and Anna Christina Rauhutt, was born on December 13, 1844 in Altboyen (Stare Bojanowo), Kosten (Koscian), Posen and died on August 4, 1870 at the age of 25.