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George Washington Streeter Jr.Age: 80 years18471928

George Washington Streeter Jr.
Given names
George Washington
Name suffix
Birth January 29, 1847 38 34
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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 -
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 9 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
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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 -
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 19 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 19 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 21 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 -
MarriageMatilda MitchellView this family
December 20, 1870 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#1Horace Austin Streeter
December 10, 1871 (Age 24 years)
Death of a wifeMatilda Mitchell
November 18, 1874 (Age 27 years)
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Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 30 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Death of a motherMary Austin Gillette
February 24, 1885 (Age 38 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Washington Streeter
November 26, 1889 (Age 42 years)
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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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 68 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 69 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 70 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 -
Death of a sisterEmily Belinda Streeter
May 26, 1922 (Age 75 years)
Death January 9, 1928 (Age 80 years)
Last change April 13, 201815:55:12

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: November 23, 1833
23 months
elder sister
11 years
George Washington Streeter Jr.
Birth: January 29, 1847 38 34Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Death: January 9, 1928Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States
Family with Matilda Mitchell - View this family
George Washington Streeter Jr.
Birth: January 29, 1847 38 34Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Death: January 9, 1928Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States
Marriage: December 20, 1870Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
1 year
Horace Austin Streeter
Birth: December 10, 1871 24 26Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: February 13, 1950Spokane, Washington, United States

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