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Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles (1847 - 1918)

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Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles
1847 - 1918
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1847
Hanover, NDS Germany
Death
1918
Kings County, New York United States
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Kings County, New York United States
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Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles was born in 1847 in Hanover, NDS Germany. Her maiden name is Von Feldhausen and she married into the Erles family. According to her family tree, Emma was mother to 9 children. Emma's partner was August Erles, and they had children Albert Francis Erles, Leo Erles, Herman Erles, Augusta Gresham, Alexandra Conklin, Helena Erles, Anna Willis, August Wilhelm Erles, and Emma V. Erles. She died in 1918 in New York United States at age 71. We know that Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles had been residing in Kings County, New York United States.
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Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles, mother to 9 children, passed away in 1918 in New York United States at 71 years old. She was born in 1847 in Hanover, NDS Germany. According to her family tree, Emma's partner was August Erles, and they had children Albert Francis Erles, Leo Erles, Herman Erles, Augusta Gresham, Alexandra Conklin, Helena Erles, Anna Willis, August Wilhelm Erles, and Emma V. Erles. We know that Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles had been residing in Kings County, New York United States.
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In 1847, in the year that Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles was born, on July 1st, the first official postage stamps were issued in the US (not in the world - that was the UK). They were a nickel and a dime and showed Ben Franklin and George Washington.

In 1858, when she was just 11 years old, on October 28th, Macy's department store opened in New York City. Founded by Rowland Hussey Macy, it was at first a dry goods store - essentially a store that sold textiles, ready-to-wear clothing, and sundries

In 1864, when she was 17 years old, on February 25th, the first prisoners arrived at Andersonville Prison in Georgia. Andersonville became notorious for the conditions that Union prisoners endured. 500 prisoners had left from Richmond, Virginia the week before - eventually 13,000 prisoners would die at the prison.

In 1909, Emma was 62 years old when the NAACP was founded by W. E. B. Du Bois. The organization focused on legal strategies designed to confront the critical civil rights issues of the day - which included lynching and segregation in schools. The goal was to secure for all people the rights guaranteed in the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the United States Constitution.

In 1918, in the year of Emma Anna Maria Johanna (Von Feldhausen) Erles's passing, on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

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