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Emma Holcomb

Emma HolcombAge: 72 years18611933

Name
Emma Holcomb
Given names
Emma
Surname
Holcomb
Married name
Emma Merritt
Birth August 24, 1861
Begin of Franco-Prussian War July 19, 1870 (Age 8 years)

Note: The Franco-Prussian War was a significant conflict pitting the Second French Empire against the Kingdom of Prussia and began with the declaration of war by the French Emperor Napoléon III. against Prussia. WikipediA Article
End of Franco-Prussian War May 10, 1871 (Age 9 years)

Note: The Franco-Prussian War officially ended on May 10, 1871 with the Treaty of Frankfurt, which gave Germany most of Alsace and some parts of Lorraine which became the Imperial territory of Alsace-Lorraine. WikipediA Article
MarriageSeth Cowels MerrittView this family
1880 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Estella Mae “StellaMerritt
January 7, 1893 (Age 31 years)
Begin of First World War July 28, 1914 (Age 52 years)

Note: World War I began after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajewo on June 28, 1914 and the subsequent declaration of war by Austria-Hungary against the Kingdom of Serbia on Juli 28, 1914. On 1 August (5 pm) Germany started mobilization and declared war on Russia (7 pm Petersburg time). WikipediA Article
End of First World War November 11, 1918 (Age 57 years)

Note: World War I ended with the armistice of Compiègne on November 11, 1918. WikipediA Article
Great Depression between 1928 and 1930 (Age 66 years)

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Machtergreifung of Hitler January 30, 1933 (Age 71 years)

Note: "Machtergreifung" is a German term meaning "seizure of power". It is specifically used to refer to the granting of governmental powers in the Weimar Republic to the Nazi Party and its national conservative allies on January 30, 1933. WikipediA Article
Occupation
Housewife
to December 1933 (Age 72 years)
Death December 15, 1933 (Age 72 years)
Cause of death: Chronic Myocarditis
Burial December 1933 (Age 72 years)
Address: Constantine Township Cemetery, 530 Florence Rd, Constantine, Michigan 49042
Family with Seth Cowels Merritt - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1880
13 years
daughter

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