Benjamin S Berger

Benjamin S Berger[1, 2, 3]

Male 1871 - 1939  (68 years)

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  • Name Benjamin S Berger 
    Born 13 Feb 1871  Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Benjamin Berger - biography by Alison Berger Boor
    Benjamin Berger - biography by Alison Berger Boor
    From family papers and oral histories given by Dorsen and Betty Berger, Kathryn Berger, Paul Berger, Doris Berger Miller, Carrie Unger Spatz, Bob Unger
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 26 Mar 1871  Zion's Blue Mountain Church, Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Geburts und Taufschein
    Geburts und Taufschein
    Den beiden Ehegatten, als: Emanuel Berger und seiner ehelichen hausfrau Christina eine geborne Sonday ist ein sohn zur Welt geboren, den 13 Hornung im Jahre unsers herrn 1871. Diese Sohn wurde geboren in Uber Tulpehoccin Ta Berks County, im Staat Pennsylvania in Nordamerika und wurde getauft und erbiest den Namen Beniamin am 25 Marz im Jahre unsers Herrn 1871.vom Herrn Schwartz
    Die Taufzeugen waren: Daniel Feick und seine frau Rebecca.
    Confirmation 16 Apr 1887  Zion's Blue Mountain Church, Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rev. Thomas Leinbach 
    Occupation 1910  Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Driver, US Mail 
    Benjamin Berger - Strausstown mail delivery
    Driver, US Mail
    Benjamin Berger Stage Coach Driver
    Benjamin Berger Stage Coach Driver
    In front of Shartlesville Hotel
    Census 1880 - 1930  Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1880
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1880
    Emanuel Berger (44), Dianna (39, wife, keeping house), George (14, laborer), Kate (11, servant), Benjamin (9), Henry (6), Mary (4), Amos (3), Sallie (1)
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1900
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1900
    Benjamin S Berger (29,farmer), Mary J (29), Daniel (9), Maud (6), Samuel (5), George Ritzman (18, servant farm laborer)
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1910
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1910
    Benjamin (39, Driver US Mail), Molly (39), Daniel (18, student), Maud (16, operator shirt factory), Samuel (15, operator shirt factory), Albert (8), Christina (68)
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1920
    Upper Tulpehocken Township, 1920
    Benjamin Berger, age 48, laborer at foundry; Molly, 48
    Strausstown Borough, 1930
    Strausstown Borough, 1930
    Benjamin S. Berger (head), age 59, property value $1250; Mary J. (wife), age 58; Maude (daughter), age 36
    Estate 1939  Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Berger, Benjamin S. - Estate File
    Berger, Benjamin S. - Estate File
    Biographical 1871-1939 
    Benjamin Berger & sibs George, Kate, Henry, Amos and Sallie
    Benjamin Berger & sibs George, Kate, Henry, Amos and Sallie
    Died 20 May 1939  Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death Certificate
    Death Certificate
    Benjamin S. Berger
    Berger, Benjamin - obituary
    Obituary
    Reading Eagle. May 20, 1939
    Buried 23 May 1939  Strausstown Union Cemetery, Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Berger, Benjamin & Mary J (Potteiger)
    Tombstone Photo
    Benjamin S. Berger Feb. 13 1871 - May 20 1939
    Shared with wife Mary J.
    Person ID I000096  Strausstown Roots | KaMaMaBaHe
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2008 

    Father Emanuel Berger,   b. 27 Jan 1836, Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1907, Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Christiana Sontag,   b. 07 Jun 1841, Upper Bern Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1912, Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1864  Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F07146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jane Potteiger,   b. 29 Apr 1871, Bernville, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Mar 1953, Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1891  Womelsdorf, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Application
    Marriage Application
    Benjamin S. Berger and Mary J. Potteiger
    Marriage Certificate
    Marriage Certificate
    Benjamin S. Berger & Mary J. Potteiger
    Children 
    +1. Daniel P Berger,   b. 3 Jun 1891, Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1981, Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. Maud B Berger,   b. 22 Jun 1893, Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1970, Strausstown, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +3. Samuel Berger,   b. 01 Apr 1895, Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1980, West Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +4. Albert P Berger,   b. 28 Dec 1901, Upper Tulpehocken Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1987, Cumru Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Photos
    Benjamin Berger & Family
    Benjamin Berger & Family
    Seated: Benjamin & Mary Jane (Potteiger) Berger; standing Albert, Daniel, Samuel & Maude Berger
    All the Bergers
    All the Bergers
    Standing: Flora (Unger) Berger, Daniel Berger, Russell Berger, Maud (Berger) Strauss, Samuel Berger, Helen (Unger) Berger, Kathryn Berger, Albert Berger, Edna (Hummel) Berger
    Seated: Benjamin Berger, Doris Berger, Betty Berger , Mary Jane (Potteiger) Berger
    Documents
    Family Register
    Family Register
    Bible given to Mary Jane (Potteiger) Berger by her husband Benjamin
    Last Modified 4 May 2011 
    Family ID F00039  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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