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Aloise Dusch
5/22/1852 - 7/2/1914
Aloise Dusch was born on May 22, 1852 in Alsace, France and died on July 2, 1914 in Gardenville, Erie County, New York. He lived to be 62 years old.

His parents were Anthony Anton Dusch (1809 -1892) and Anna Maria Metz (1811-1896)
On May 2, 1882, Aloise married Marie Eugenie Irr.

Joseph B.(1884)
Victoria E. (1885)
Eugene Alois (1888)
Census6/7/1900 Elma NY (Erie County) 48 yrs old 
Recorded as dwelling #52: Aloise Dusch (age 48, born May 1852), Eugunie (wife, age 42, born July 1857), Joseph (son, age 16, born March 1884), Victorica (daughter, 14, born July 1885), and Eugene (son, 11, born Oct. 1888). They have been married 18 years and Eugunie has given birth to 3 children and all are still living. Everyone was born in New York except Aloise who was born in France (as were both of his parents). Both of Eugunie's parents were also born in France. Aloise is working as a blacksmith and his oldest son, Joseph, is an apprentice blacksmith. Joseph and the younger children are attending school. All can read, write and speak English.

West Seneca, Erie Co., NY - #199 -Victor Ive (age 68, Oct. 1831), Barbara Ive (66, Nov. 1833), Selestine Ive (27, Aug. 1872), Anthony J. Ive (25, Dec. 1874), Cecilia Ive (20, Sept. 1879), Victor was born in Germany and immigrated in 1853. Barbara was born in Germany and immigrated in 1837. All children born in NY. Victor and Barbara have been married 43 years, they have had 10 children, all are living. Victor is a justice of the peace.  
Census1/1/1910 Elma NY (Erie County) 57 yrs old 
page 1, #12 -Alouis Dusch (age 58), Eugenie Dusch (52), Eugene A. Dusch (21), Edward Krah (14). They live on Blarcum Road.Eugenie and Eugene were born in NY.Eugenie's parents were born in Germany. Alouis was born in Germany, as were his parents. Alouis and Eugenie have been married 28 years, they have 5 children, all are living. Alouis and Eugene are blacksmiths at the horse school. 
Graveyard/Tombstone12/8/1912 Gardenville NY (Erie County) 60 yrs old 
Eugenia M. Dusch -mother- born June 21, 1857 - died Dec.8, 1912

Alois Dusch -born May 22, 1852 -died July 2, 1914

Victor A. Irr Oct. 22, 1832 - April 19, 1902
Barbara Irr Nov. 26, 1834 - Sept. 4, 1922
Fourteen Holy Helpers Cemetery 

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1 1853 The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
4 1856 The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
7 1859 Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
13 1865 Mendel publishes his papers on genetics and introduces the concept to the public.
17 1869 Cro-magnon Man fossils are found in France
25 1877 Edison invents the phonograph permitting music and voices to be recorded and replayed.
27 1879 Edison invents the electric light bulb.
37 1889 The first calculating machine is invented and uses punch cards
43 1895 Wireless telegraph and the "antenna" are invented but it covers a very short distance.
45 1897 First ship to shore message is sent using an improved form of wireless telegraph
48 1900 Freud publishes his book "The Interpretation of Dreams"
48 1900 The cause of yellow fever is discovered. It is proven that the fever is spread by mosquitoes. This rallies an effort to provide better mosquito control.
49 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
50 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
51 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
52 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
54 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
54 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
54 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
60 1912 The unsinkable Titanic sinks on its first trip to New York drowning 1,513 people.
61 1913 Ford builds the first assembly line into his automobile production plant
62 1914 The first traffic lights (which is only red or green) are put up in America; Construction of the Panama Canal is completed
9 1861 NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
10 1862 NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
30 1882 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison creates the first large power station in New York City, making it the first place in America to have electricity.
33 1885 NEWS HEADLINES: Eastman invents the box camera. For the first time photography becomes affordable for the average citizen.
56 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
60 1912 White residents of Forsyth County, GA, drive the black population out.
61 1913 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison invents motion pictures
3 1855 Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
8 1860 Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
10 1862 May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
11 1863 Abraham Lincoln issues the "Emancipation Proclamation" freeing slaves.
13 1865 American Civil war ends with General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, VA. Reconstruction begins in the "old South"
16 1868 An eight-hour work day is established for federal employees.
23 1875 Tennessee enacts Jim Crow law.
24 1876 The National League of Baseball is founded
57 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
58 1910 Boy Scout and Girl Scout Organizations are introduced in America and the concept of a "week end" meaning time off from regular work begins to take root. The British Empire covers 1/5th of the world land area.
57 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
62 1914 World War I - Following the crisis touched off by the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo, Germany declared war on Russia and additional countries joined the war within several days.

Eugenia Irr
Born on July 21, 1857 and died on December 8, 1912
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The Children of Aloise Dusch

36 years old
Joseph Bernard Dusch
Born somewhere in New York on March 7, 1889 and died in Cheektowaga, Erie County, New York on September 10, 1961. He was 72 years old.

His father, Aloise Dusch was born in France and immigrated in 1872 to the United States.
Eugenia (1913)
Elmer A. (1916)
Elbira (1922)
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