Mary Dunkelberger

8 January 1883–24 September 1962 (Age 79)
Berne, Tilden Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Dunkelberger was born on 8 January 1883, in Berne, Tilden Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Israel Hafer Dunkelberger, was 34 and her mother, Amelia Catharine Hahn, was 34. She had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with Joseph Solomon Ernst. She died on 24 September 1962, in West Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Alsace Lutheran Church Cemetery, Muhlenberg, Alsace Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Solomon Ernst
1884–1947
Mary Dunkelberger
1883–1962
Joseph I. Ernst
1905–1913
Dorothy L. Ernst
1906–1984
Emma M. Ernst
1908–1990
Erma Ernst
1908–1990

Spouse and Children

children

(4)

    Joseph I. Ernst

    Male1905–1913Male

    Dorothy L. Ernst

    Female1906–1984Female

    Emma M. Ernst

    Female1908–1990Female

    Erma Ernst

    Female1908–1990Female

Parents and Siblings

    Israel Hafer Dunkelberger

    Male1848–1886Male

    Amelia Catharine Hahn

    Female1848–1934Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1904

Age 21

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, literally meaning ‘man from the dark mountain’, from German dunkel ‘dark’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant.2 topographic name for someone living on a dark hillside, from Dunk ( see Dunker ) + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Dunkelberger - Published information: birth-name: Mary Dunkelberger

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