Margaret Berg

25 March 1862–27 October 1944 (Age 82)
Jamestown, Chautauqua, New York, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Berg was born on 25 March 1862, in Jamestown, Chautauqua, New York, United States, her father, Carl Gustav Berg, was 30 and her mother, Carlotta Munie, was 23. She married John Edward Hedstrom on 24 April 1891, in Warren, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 27 October 1944, in Daniels, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Saint John Cemetery, Saint Johns, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Edward Hedstrom
Margaret Berg
Marriage: 24 April 1891
John Clifford Hedstrom
Mabel Charlotta Hedstrom
Violet Marie Hedstrom

Spouse and Children

    John Edward Hedstrom



24 April 1891
Warren, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Carl Gustav Berg


    Carlotta Munie





    John Berg


    Mike Berg



    Henry F Berg


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 1

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

Age 17

Historical Boundaries - 1879: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States

Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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)

  • Margaret Hedstrom, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
  • Margaret Hedstrom, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
  • Margaret Hedstrom, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"

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