Kunig'nda Schirmann (1811 - 1895)

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Kunig'nda Schirmann
1811 - 1895
updated February 06, 2019
Kunig'nda Schirmann was born around 1811. Kunig'nda died on July 18, 1895 in New York at 84 years old.


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Kunig'nda Schirmann died on in Kings County, New York United States

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Kunig'nda Schirmann passed away on July 18, 1895 in New York at 84 years of age. Kunig'nda was born around 1811. We are unaware of information about Kunig'nda's family or relationships.
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In 1811, in the year that Kunig'nda Schirmann was born, on December 16th, the New Madrid earthquake - in the Mississippi Valley near the city of New Madrid, Missouri - temporarily reversed the course of the Mississippi River. The quake is estimated to have been 7.5 - 7.9. Other large earthquakes along the fault occurred on January 23rd and February 7th, 1812. These quakes were the largest ever recorded east of the Rockies.

In 1834, by the time this person was 23 years old, on August 14th, the Poor Law Amendment Act was enacted in the United Kingdom. The Act stated that no able-bodied British man could receive assistance unless he entered a workhouse (a kind of poorhouse). The Act was intended to curb the cost of relief for the poor since workhouses were designed to be unpleasant. Many workhouses used the men as free labor and employed them in such tasks as breaking stones, crushing bones to produce fertilizer, or picking oakum - tarred fiber used between planks on ships -using a large metal nail known as a spike.

In 1846, when this person was 35 years old, on February 26th, the Liberty Bell was rung for George Washington's birthday. It is said that when it was rung, a previous crack was worsened, leading to the crack seen today. A paper of the time said that at "around noon, it was discovered that the ringing had caused the crack to be greatly extended, and that the old Independence Bell...now hangs in the great city steeple irreparably cracked and forever dumb".

In 1850, this person was 39 years old when on April 4th, the city of Los Angeles - now the 2nd most populous city in the US - was incorporated. On April 15th, the city of San Francisco - now the 15h most populous city in the US - was incorporated. Both cities were incorporated before California became a state.

In 1895, in the year of Kunig'nda Schirmann's passing, on May 18th, Italy's first motor race was held. The race was 58 miles long - from Turin to Asti and back. Five cars started but only three completed the race. It was won by Simone Federman who drove a Daimler Omnibus - his average speed was 9.6 mph.

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Other Schirmanns

Charles J Schirmann
Born: around 1917
New York, United States
Charles J R Schirmann
Born: around 1919
United States
William F Jr Schirmann
Born: around 1914
Missouri, United States
Frederick C Schirmann
Born: around 1926
New York, United States

Other Bios

Margaret Schirmann
around 1895 - Jun 8, 1944
Minna Schirmbeck
around 1870 - Feb 4, 1948
Nicholas Schirmbeck
around 1864 - May 25, 1907
Edward Schirmbrand
around 1906 - Dec 1, 1910
Theresa Schirmbrand
around 1873 - Mar 26, 1941
Gustave Schirmeier
around 1902 - Oct 21, 1903
Helene Schirmeier
around 1899 - Apr 19, 1900
Pauline Schirmeier
around 1900 - Jul 19, 1901
Hyman Schirmeir
around 1869 - Feb 18, 1920
Caroline C Schirmeister
around 1847 - Aug 14, 1923
Emma Schirmeister
around 1847 - Nov 23, 1917
Female Schirmeister
around 1883 - Sep 15, 1896
Frederick Schirmeister
around 1846 - Sep 1, 1920
Fredk H Schirmeister
around 1902 - Dec 7, 1914
Harry Schirmeister
around 1902 - Dec 7, 1914
Henry Schirmeister
around 1878 - Jan 23, 1945
Oscar Schirmeister
around 1851 - Nov 30, 1913
Francesco Schirmenti
around 1880 - Oct 8, 1931
Rosario Schirmento
around 1880 - Mar 11, 1926
Adolph A Schirmer
around 1893 - Feb 24, 1914
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