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Heinrich Engemann mit Elke

Heinrich EngemannAge: 80 years18951975

Name
Heinrich Engemann
Given names
Heinrich
Surname
Engemann
Birth March 17, 189501:00 39 39
Address: Großeneder Nr. 38
Baptism March 20, 1895 (Age 3 days)
Address: St. Peter und Paul Kirche
Note: Taufpate: Johannes Schmitz aus Natzungen
Birth of a sisterPauline Engemann
October 17, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Baptism of a sisterPauline Engemann
October 21, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Note: Pate war Pauline Thöne aus Ossendorf
Death of a sisterPauline Engemann
October 7, 1901 (Age 6 years)
Burial of a sisterPauline Engemann
October 10, 1901 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohann Bernard Engemann
November 3, 190208:00 (Age 7 years)
Address: Germete Haus Nr. 46
Death of a fatherJohann Engemann
July 15, 190719:00 (Age 12 years)
Burial of a fatherJohann Engemann
July 19, 1907 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMargaretha Berndes
February 28, 191003:00 (Age 14 years)
Address: Germete Haus Nr. 9
Begin of First World War July 28, 1914 (Age 19 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
Marriage of a siblingJohannes KriwetMaria Wilhelmina EngemannView this family
July 22, 1916 (Age 21 years)
End of First World War November 11, 1918 (Age 23 years)

Note: World War I ended with the armistice of Compiègne on November 11, 1918. WikipediA Article
Marriage of a siblingPeter FloreTheresia EngemannView this family
May 8, 1923 (Age 28 years)
Address: Herz-Jesu-Kirche
Death of a motherAnna Maria Tenge
June 16, 192613:00 (Age 31 years)
Address: Großeneder Nr. 38
Burial of a motherAnna Maria Tenge
June 21, 1926 (Age 31 years)
Occupation
Schreiner
about September 1926 (Age 31 years)

Great Depression between 1928 and 1930 (Age 32 years)

Note: The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the decade preceding World War II. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations, but in most countries it started between 1928 and 1930 and lasted until the late 1930s. It was the longest, deepest, and most widespread depression of the 20th century. WikipediA Article
Machtergreifung of Hitler January 30, 1933 (Age 37 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
Death of a sisterJohanna Margaretha Engemann
May 21, 1935 (Age 40 years)
Begin of Second World War September 1, 1939 (Age 44 years)

Note: World War II began on September 1, 1939 with the invasion of Poland by Germany. WikipediA Article
Death of a brotherJoseph Engemann
1945 (Age 49 years)

End of Second World War May 8, 1945 (Age 50 years)

Note: The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. It was signed by Generaloberst Jodl and came into force as from May 8, 1945 23:01 Middle European Time. WikipediA Article
Creation of the FR of Germany May 23, 1949 (Age 54 years)

Note: The history of the Federal Republic of Germany began with the introduction of the basic law at the end of the day of its announcement on May 23, 1949. WikipediA Article
Creation of the GDR October 7, 1949 (Age 54 years)

Note: The German Democratic Republic was founded on October 7, 1949 (day of the republic) few months after the foundation of the Federal Republic of Germany. During that day the constitution of the German Democratic Republic which existed already since October, 1948 was brought into force. WikipediA Article
Uprising of 1953 in the GDR June 17, 1953 (Age 58 years)

Note: The Uprising of 1953 in East Germany started with a strike by East Berlin construction workers on June 16, 1953. It turned into a widespread uprising against the German Democratic Republic government the next day. In Germany, the revolt is often called People's Uprising in East Germany (Volksaufstand in der DDR). WikipediA Article
Accession of Saarland January 1, 1957 (Age 61 years)

Note: On January 1, 1957 Saarland joined to the Federal Republic of Germany. WikipediA Article
Death of a brotherJohannes Engemann
April 2, 1957 (Age 62 years)
Burial of a brotherJohannes Engemann
April 6, 1957 (Age 62 years)
Erection of the Berlin Wall August 13, 1961 (Age 66 years)

Note: The Berlin Wall was a barrier constructed by the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) starting on August 13, 1961, that completely cut off (by land) West Berlin from surrounding East Germany and from East Berlin. WikipediA Article
Entry of the USA into the Vietnam war February 1965 (Age 69 years)

Note: As from February 1965 U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson ordered bombing North Vietnam and from March sent more and more U.S. ground troops to South Vietnam, who fought the national liberation front. WikipediA Article
oil crisis of 1973 October 1973 (Age 78 years)

Note: The 1973 oil crisis started in October 1973, when the members of Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries or the OAPEC (consisting of the Arab members of OPEC, plus Egypt, Syria and Tunisia) proclaimed an oil embargo. WikipediA Article
End of the Vietnam war May 1, 1975 (Age 80 years)

Note: Up to May 1, 1975 North-Vietnamese troops completely conquered South Vietnam and finished the war with the capture of Saigon. WikipediA Article
Death July 24, 197519:30 (Age 80 years)
Address: St. Josef-Krankenhaus, Heidbergweg 22-24, 45257 Essen
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 1, 1885Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
5 months
elder sister
Maria Elisabeth Engemann
Birth: October 3, 1885 30 30Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: December 15, 1887Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
15 months
elder brother
Johannes Engemann
Birth: January 12, 1887 31 31Dalhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: April 2, 1957Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
15 months
elder sister
19 months
elder sister
23 months
elder sister
Johanna Margaretha Engemann
Birth: October 23, 1891 36 36Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: May 21, 1935Germete, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
18 months
elder brother
Joseph Engemann
Birth: April 17, 1893 37 37Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: 1945
23 months
himself
Heinrich Engemann mit ElkeHeinrich Engemann
Birth: March 17, 1895 39 39Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: July 24, 1975Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
6 years
younger sister
Pauline Engemann
Birth: October 17, 1900 45 45Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: October 7, 1901Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Family with Clara Tacke - View this family
himself
Heinrich Engemann mit ElkeHeinrich Engemann
Birth: March 17, 1895 39 39Großeneder, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: July 24, 1975Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
wife
Clara TackeClara Tacke
Birth: May 19, 1901 35 30Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Death: March 27, 1988Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
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