Philipp Albert Berg

12 November 1875–23 January 1954 (Age 78)
Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France

The Life of Philipp Albert

When Philipp Albert Berg was born on 12 November 1875, in Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France, his father, François Joseph Berg, was 33 and his mother, Célestine Hornecker, was 26. He died on 23 January 1954, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

François Joseph Berg
1842–
Célestine Hornecker
1849–1914
Emilie Adele Louise Berg
1872–1921
Philipp Albert Berg
1875–1954
Josephine Isabella Berg
1877–1971
Léonie Mathilde Berg
1880–1971
Joseph Eduard Berg
1882–1949
Franz Xaver Berg
1882–

Parents and Siblings

    François Joseph Berg

    Male1842–Male

    Célestine Hornecker

    Female1849–1914Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1886 · The Statue of Liberty

Age 11

The Statue of Liberty that is in France is identical to the one that sits in New York. The Statue was sent over from France. It symbolizes the alliance between the two countries. The French have nicknamed it the Laboulaye Lady
1889 · World Expo at Paris With the Eiffel Tower

Age 14

The Eiffel Tower was built the year before the World Expo. During the World Expo in Paris the Eiffel Tower was revealed to the world. It was also during the expo that the Tower was lit up for the first time.
1900

Age 25

Paris, France hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 German or Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a hill or mountain, from Middle High German berc. This name is widespread throughout central and eastern Europe.2 Scandinavian: habitational name for someone who lived at a farmstead named with Old Norse bjarg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. In Sweden this is commonly found as an element of ornamental names.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’, or a short form of any of the many ornamental surnames containing this word as the final element, for example Schönberg ( see Schoenberg ) and Goldberg .

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

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