Roger Julius Berg

29 July 1885–21 February 1969 (Age 83)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Roger Julius

When Roger Julius Berg was born on 29 July 1885, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Rasmus Ole Berg, was 25 and his mother, Emma Marie Kaurin, was 22. He married Flora Ethel Beaty on 8 March 1908, in Woodward, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Burlington, Skagit, Washington, United States for about 10 years and Northwest Burlington Election Precinct, Skagit, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 21 February 1969, in Skagit, Washington, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Roger Julius Berg
1885–1969
Flora Ethel Beaty
1890–1985
Marriage: 8 March 1908
Truman Victor Berg
1911–1992
David Jesse Berg
1919–2008
Virginia Ethel Berg
1923–
Donald DeWayn Berg
1925–2010

Spouse and Children

    Male1885–1969Male

    Flora Ethel Beaty

    Female1890–1985Female

MARRIAGE
8 March 1908
Woodward, Oklahoma, United States
children

(4)

    Truman Victor Berg

    Male1911–1992Male

    David Jesse Berg

    Male1919–2008Male

    Virginia Ethel Berg

    Female1923–Female

    Donald DeWayn Berg

    Male1925–2010Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Hawkins Andrew Berg

    Male1883–Male

    Male1885–1969Male

    Rose Elvira Berg

    Female1887–1909Female

    Norman William Berg

    Male1889–1942Male

    Elmer Hill Berg

    Male1892–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · The Haymarket Riot

Age 1

Protesting to lower the mandated work day to eight hours, a labor rally, near Haymarket Square in Chicago, turned into a riot after an individual threw a bomb at police. As a result, eight people were killed and many more injured. The Haymarket Riot is viewed as a labor movement setback in America.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 22

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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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Sources (3)

  • Rogers J Berg, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roger Berg, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roger J Berg, "United States Census, 1930"

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