Husband: George Leonard VonBerg, Sr (1 2 3)
Born: Sep 1827 in Hatershofen, Wertenberg, Germany (4 5)
Married: 28 Feb 1855
Died: 1918
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Wife: Elizabeth Nicklas (6 7 8 9)
Born: 13 Feb 1836 in Cumberland Co., PA.
Died: 27 May 1905
Father: John George Nicklas
Mother: Anna Catharine Betsch
Spouses:
Children
01 (M): John VonBerg (10 11)
Born: 07 Aug 1858
Died: 04 Dec 1929
Spouses: Mary Dittmer
02 (M): George William VonBerg (12 13)
Born: 26 Jun 1860 in Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin
Died: 18 Apr 1940
Spouses: Hattie Pearl Smith
03 (F): Lydia VonBerg (14)
Born: about 1862 (15)
Died: 1893
Spouses: August Gotlieb Werk
04 (F): Samenthia VonBerg (16)
Born:
Died:
Spouses:
05 (M): Leonard VonBerg, Jr. (17 18)
Born: about 1871
Died:
Spouses:
06 (F): Elizabeth VonBerg (19)
Born: about 1878
Died:
Spouses:
Additional Information

George Leonard VonBerg, Sr:

Notes:

Leonard was an Iowa farmer per Driskill.

Elizabeth Nicklas:

Notes:

John and Anna Nicklas's second child was Elizabeth Nicklas, born 13 February 1836 in Blue Ridge, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. Elizabeth grew up and married Leonard VonBerg who was born in Germany.They had one son that was a doctor, and another was a dentist. The third died in a dormitory fire when he was at college. They also had two daughters. Some of their descendants lived in Iowa.

(04) Samenthia VonBerg:

Notes:


Sophia says Samenthia died young.

(05) Leonard VonBerg, Jr.:

Cause of Death: fire

Notes:



Sophia wrote that Leonard died young in a fire at college.

Footnotes
  1. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  2. Census, Federal - 1900 - Floyd Co, Iowa, Charles City, Sheet 11A; Ancestry p. 21 of 47.

    Line 44 203 Blair St.

    Von Berg, George L. head b. Sep 1827 age 72 m. 45 years GER GER GER imm: 1845 Na
    Elizabeth Feb 1836 64 45 9 chil b./2 living PA " "

    Geo cont: Occ: Landlord Owns Free House

  3. Census, Federal - 1880 - Floyd Co., Iowa, St Charles, Ancestry p. 18 of 31.
    (1 Jun 1880)

    page 33

    Von Berg, Leonard age 52 farmer Wirtenburg Wirtenburg Wirtenburg
    Elizabeth 44 wife PA Darmstadt Darmstadt
    John 21 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    William 19 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Lydia 18 dau WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Leonard 9 Iowa Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Elizabeth 2 Kansas Wirtenburg Darmstadt

  4. Census, Federal - 1900 - Floyd Co, Iowa, Charles City.
  5. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  6. Census, Federal - 1850 - Grant Co, WI, Eastern District, Ancestry p. 99 of 218.

    Geo. Nicklas age 44 b. Ger
    Catharine " 42 "
    Peter " 16 Penn
    Elizabeth " 14 "
    John " 11 Ill
    Catharine " 8 "
    Geo. " 6 "
    Wm. " 4 "
    Caroline " 2 Wisc

  7. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  8. Census, Federal - 1900 - Floyd Co, Iowa, Charles City, Sheet 11A; Ancestry p. 21 of 47.
    (7 Jun 1900)

    Line 44 203 Blair St.

    Von Berg, George L. head b. Sep 1827 age 72 m. 45 years GER GER GER imm: 1845 Na
    Elizabeth Feb 1836 64 45 9 chil b./2 living PA " "

    Geo cont: Occ: Landlord Owns Free House

  9. Census, Federal - 1880 - Floyd Co., Iowa, St Charles.

    page 33

    Von Berg, Leonard age 52 farmer Wirtenburg Wirtenburg Wirtenburg
    Elizabeth 44 wife PA Darmstadt Darmstadt
    John 21 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    William 19 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Lydia 18 dau WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Leonard 9 Iowa Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Elizabeth 2 Kansas Wirtenburg Darmstadt

  10. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986), p.3.
  11. Census, Federal - 1880 - Floyd Co., Iowa, St Charles.

    page 33

    Von Berg, Leonard age 52 farmer Wirtenburg Wirtenburg Wirtenburg
    Elizabeth 44 wife PA Darmstadt Darmstadt
    John 21 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    William 19 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Lydia 18 dau WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Leonard 9 Iowa Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Elizabeth 2 Kansas Wirtenburg Darmstadt

  12. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986), p.4.
  13. Census, Federal - 1880 - Floyd Co., Iowa, St Charles.

    page 33

    Von Berg, Leonard age 52 farmer Wirtenburg Wirtenburg Wirtenburg
    Elizabeth 44 wife PA Darmstadt Darmstadt
    John 21 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    William 19 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Lydia 18 dau WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Leonard 9 Iowa Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Elizabeth 2 Kansas Wirtenburg Darmstadt

  14. Census, Federal - 1880 - Floyd, Iowa, Ulster.

    page 33

    Von Berg, Leonard age 52 farmer Wirtenburg Wirtenburg Wirtenburg
    Elizabeth 44 wife PA Darmstadt Darmstadt
    John 21 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    William 19 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Lydia 18 dau WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Leonard 9 Iowa Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Elizabeth 2 Kansas Wirtenburg Darmstadt

  15. Census, Federal - 1880 - Floyd Co., Iowa, St Charles.
  16. Driskill, Sophie - Letters.
  17. Ibid.
  18. Census, Federal - 1880 - Floyd Co., Iowa, St Charles.

    page 33

    Von Berg, Leonard age 52 farmer Wirtenburg Wirtenburg Wirtenburg
    Elizabeth 44 wife PA Darmstadt Darmstadt
    John 21 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    William 19 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Lydia 18 dau WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Leonard 9 Iowa Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Elizabeth 2 Kansas Wirtenburg Darmstadt

  19. Ibid.

    page 33

    Von Berg, Leonard age 52 farmer Wirtenburg Wirtenburg Wirtenburg
    Elizabeth 44 wife PA Darmstadt Darmstadt
    John 21 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    William 19 son WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Lydia 18 dau WI Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Leonard 9 Iowa Wirtenburg Darmstadt
    Elizabeth 2 Kansas Wirtenburg Darmstadt

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