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
Flora Ethel Beaty
Marriage: 8 March 1908
Truman Victor Berg
David Jesse Berg
Virginia Ethel Berg
Donald DeWayn Berg

Spouse and Children


    Flora Ethel Beaty


8 March 1908
Woodward, Oklahoma, United States


    Truman Victor Berg


    David Jesse Berg


    Virginia Ethel Berg


    Donald DeWayn Berg


Parents and Siblings



    Hawkins Andrew Berg



    Rose Elvira Berg


    Norman William Berg


    Elmer Hill Berg


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


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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