Immigration Project Timeline

Old World Events

Wartburg Festival

1817

liberal students make demands

Revolts in Hesse, Brunswick, and Saxony

1830

Revolts in Hesse, Brunswick, and Saxony dethroned kings and create new liberal constitutions.

Hambach Festival

May 27 1832 - May 30 1832

Protest of the Göttingen Seven

1837

Hostilities Rise

1847 - 1848

March Revolution

1848 - 1849

New World Events

Mexican–American War

1846 - 02/02/1848

Presidential election

November 7 1848

Census

1850

Compromise of 1850

1850

Census

1860

Civil War

1861 - 1865

Ludwig fights in

Character Timeline

Born

1818

Wertenburg,Germary

Oktoberfest

10/16/1836 - 10/23/1836

Exodueus from Bavaria

1849

Arrival in America

7/2/1849

Left to travel to America-WIFE

12/26/1854

Arrival in New York-WIFE

01/20/1855

Marriage (second time)

07 Jun 1855

Anna Werner

Erie Canal Trip

04/22/1859 - 04/29/1859

Trip from New York to Groveland, Livingston

Purchased Farm

05/01/1860

Bought right after seeding