Edmund Bergey

Brief Life History of Edmund

When Edmund Bergey was born about 1853, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Levi Berger, was 19 and his mother, Melinda Keller, was 13.

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Family Time Line

Levi Berger
1835–1891
Melinda Keller
1841–
Edmund Bergey
1853–
William Bergey
1855–
Rose Bergey
1857–
Reuben F Berger
1857–1916
Carrie Bergey
1859–
Charles Berger
1865–
Mary A. Berger
1860–
Emmet Bergey
1862–1918
Bergey
1864–1864
Catherine M. Bergey
1865–1922
Laura Ellen Bergey
1867–1924
Frank K. Bergey
1869–1870
William A Barger
1871–1929
Rosa Bergey
1872–
Peter Rittman Bergey
1877–1899
Carrie Bergey
1878–
James H. Bergey
1880–1881
Sarah Alice Bergey
1880–1919

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    World Events (3)

    1863

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Swiss German Bürgi (see Burgi ) and perhaps also of its cognate Bürki (see Burki ). Compare Berkey .

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

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