Karl Friedrich Ruhe

Male12 October 1880–1944

Brief Life History of Karl Friedrich

When Karl Friedrich Ruhe was born on 12 October 1880, in Rinteln, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, his father, Karl F.W Ruhe, was 27 and his mother, Auguste Kaiser geborene Dohm, was -5. He had at least 1 daughter with Auguste Kaiser geborene Drinkuth. He died in 1944, in Kreis Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, at the age of 64.

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Karl Friedrich Ruhe
Auguste Kaiser geborene Drinkuth
Gertrud Kanne geborene Ruhe

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    World Events (5)


    Age 10

    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.


    Age 34

    Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

    1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

    Age 34

    On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Fritz, Heinz, Lutz, Manferd.

    North German:

    variant of Ruge 1.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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