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Giliam SmitsAge: 91 years18461938

Name
Giliam Smits
Given names
Giliam
Surname
Smits
Birth February 9, 1846 25
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

M4970

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 10 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://goo.gl/XVwD6F
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 15 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

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Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 20 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

M4971

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 20 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://goo.gl/iiduRH
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 22 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

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Military
3e Regiment Infanterie
October 17, 1870 (Age 24 years)
Civil marriageHendrika KaasjagerView this family
November 18, 1870 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: Aktenummer: 19
Text:

Gemeente: Zaltbommel Soort Akte: Huwelijk

Afkondigingen: 1 - 6 november 1870 Zaltbommel 2 - 13 november 1870 Zaltbommel

Getuigen: Arie Smits | 23 jaar | Broodbakkersknecht | Wijchen (broer van bruidegom) Jasper van Mourik | 42 jaar | Smid | Zaltbommel Wilhelmus Kaasjager | 45 jaar | Metselaar | Zaltbommel (oom van de bruid) Hendrikus Adrianus Kaasjager | 31 jaar | Metselaar | Zaltbommel (neef van de bruid)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Teuntje Smits
January 30, 1871 (Age 24 years)
Occupation
Broodbakkersknecht
from November 18, 1870 to 1872 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2
Maria Smits
October 18, 1873 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Teunis Albertus Smits
July 29, 1874 (Age 28 years)
Death of a wifeHendrika Kaasjager
October 26, 1875 (Age 29 years) Age: 26
Citation details: Aktenummer: 109
Text:

Toegangnr: 0207 Inventarisnr: 2932 Gemeente: Valburg Soort Akte: Overlijden

Death of a motherMaria van den Heuvel
January 2, 1878 (Age 31 years) Age: 57
Citation details: Aktenummer: 1
Text:

Toegangnr: 0207 Inventarisnr: 5025 Gemeente: Elst Soort Akte: Overlijden

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1878 (Age 31 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://goo.gl/9lEiEH
Civil marriageMaria van der HeijdenView this family
November 11, 1880 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: Aktenummer: 23
Text:

Toegangnr: 0207 Inventarisnr: 2251 Gemeente: Zaltbommel Soort Akte: Huwelijk

Marriage of a childPhilippus van KranenburgTeuntje SmitsView this family
Type: Civil marriage
February 17, 1894 (Age 48 years)
Occupation
Spoorwegbeambte
from November 11, 1880 to 1894 (Age 34 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 52 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 - http://goo.gl/AZzZyH

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Marriage of a childTeunis Albertus SmitsCornelia Maria van de KlashorstView this family
Type: Civil marriage
May 20, 1903 (Age 57 years)
Marriage of a childAlbertus ValkenburgMaria SmitsView this family
Type: Civil marriage
June 10, 1903 (Age 57 years)
Death of a sonTeunis Albertus Smits
February 28, 1904 (Age 58 years) Age: 29
Marriage of a childWillem FierantTeuntje SmitsView this family
Type: Civil marriage
December 20, 1907 (Age 61 years)
Occupation
Koopman
December 20, 1907 (Age 61 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 69 years)

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 (Age 70 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://goo.gl/CElxTx

M4979

Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 71 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 - http://goo.gl/nYVCtq
Death of a wifeMaria van der Heijden
February 21, 1924 (Age 78 years) Age: 69
Citation details: Aktenummer: 301
Text:

Toegangnr: 463 Inventarisnr: 547 Gemeente: Utrecht Soort Akte: Overlijden

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 83 years)

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

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Death January 14, 1938 (Age 91 years) Age: 91
Citation details: Aktenummer: 82
Text:

Toegangnr: 463 Inventarisnr: 754 Gemeente: Utrecht Soort Akte: Overlijden

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Maria van den Heuvel
Birth: 1821 26 22Werkendam, Noord-Brabant, Nederland
Death: January 2, 1878Elst, Overbetuwe, Gelderland, Nederland
Marriage: August 3, 1845Sleeuwijk, Werkendam, Noord-Brabant, Nederland
6 months
himself
Family with Hendrika Kaasjager - View this family
himself
wife
Hendrika Kaasjager
Birth: May 11, 1849 27 31Zaltbommel, Zaltbommel, Gelderland, Nederland
Death: October 26, 1875Valburg, Overbetuwe, Gelderland, Nederland
Marriage: November 18, 1870Zaltbommel, Zaltbommel, Gelderland, Nederland
2 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
Maria Smits
Birth: October 18, 1873 27 24Zaltbommel, Zaltbommel, Gelderland, Nederland
Death: January 10, 1949Utrecht, Utrecht, Utrecht, Nederland
9 months
son
Teunis Albertus Smits
Birth: July 29, 1874 28 25Andelst, Overbetuwe, Gelderland, Nederland
Death: February 28, 1904Utrecht, Utrecht, Utrecht, Nederland
Family with Maria van der Heijden - View this family
himself
wife
Maria van der Heijden
Birth: March 31, 1854 29Kerkwijk, Zaltbommel, Gelderland, Nederland
Death: February 21, 1924Utrecht, Utrecht, Utrecht, Nederland
Marriage: November 11, 1880Zaltbommel, Zaltbommel, Gelderland, Nederland

MilitaryStreekarchief Bommelerwaard
MarriageGelders Archief
Citation details: Aktenummer: 19
Text:

Gemeente: Zaltbommel Soort Akte: Huwelijk

Afkondigingen: 1 - 6 november 1870 Zaltbommel 2 - 13 november 1870 Zaltbommel

Getuigen: Arie Smits | 23 jaar | Broodbakkersknecht | Wijchen (broer van bruidegom) Jasper van Mourik | 42 jaar | Smid | Zaltbommel Wilhelmus Kaasjager | 45 jaar | Metselaar | Zaltbommel (oom van de bruid) Hendrikus Adrianus Kaasjager | 31 jaar | Metselaar | Zaltbommel (neef van de bruid)

OccupationGelders Archief
MarriageGelders Archief
Citation details: Aktenummer: 23
Text:

Toegangnr: 0207 Inventarisnr: 2251 Gemeente: Zaltbommel Soort Akte: Huwelijk

OccupationGelders Archief
OccupationGelders Archief
DeathUtrechts Archief
Citation details: Aktenummer: 82
Text:

Toegangnr: 463 Inventarisnr: 754 Gemeente: Utrecht Soort Akte: Overlijden