Cleveland Gerald Berg

12 September 1884–13 November 1964 (Age 80)
Marinette, Marinette, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Cleveland Gerald

When Cleveland Gerald Berg was born on 12 September 1884, in Marinette, Marinette, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Isadore Nicholas Berg, was 25 and his mother, Mary Anna Schindlerely, was 35. He married Laura M. McNanny on 21 June 1911, in Dickinson, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Crystal Falls, Iron, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Iron Mountain, Dickinson, Michigan, United States for about 30 years. He died on 13 November 1964, in Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Iron Mountain, Dickinson, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cleveland Gerald Berg
1884–1964
Laura M. McNanny
1888–1959
Marriage: 21 June 1911
Baby Boy Berg
1915–1915
Mary Jane Berg
1919–2002
Shirley Ann Berg
1923–2018

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 June 1911
Dickinson, Michigan, United States
children

(3)

    Baby Boy Berg

    Male1915–1915Male

    Mary Jane Berg

    Female1919–2002Female

    Shirley Ann Berg

    Female1923–2018Female

Parents and Siblings

    Isadore Nicholas Berg

    Male1859–1918Male

    Mary Anna Schindlerely

    Female1849–1918Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1884–1964Male

    Male1886–1952Male

    Rose A Berg

    Female1888–1946Female

    Frances Elizabeth Berg

    Female1889–1980Female

    Thomas Theodore Berg

    Male1891–Male

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 3

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cleveland Berg in household of Nicholas Berg, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cleve G Berg in household of Isadore Berg, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Cleve Gerald Berg, "United States Census, 1920"

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