Joseph Berg
(1893-1962)

Joseph Berg is the grandson of George Berg and Barbara Maslardits Berg.

Parents

George Berg
Margaretha Henningsmith

Spouse

Josephine G. Hermann

Children

George Robert Berg


Joseph Berg was born in Tittabawassee, Saginaw, Michigan on 23 August 1893. This is the year that the Columbian Exposition opened in Chicago.

By 1900, his family was living in Williams Township in Bay County, Michigan. According to the 1910 census, Joseph was a farm laborer on his family's farm. On 5 June 1917, Joseph registered for the draft. At the time, he was still working on his father's farm. He would remain a farmer in Williams Township throughout his life.

On 18 June 1928, Joseph married Josephine Hermann, his brother George's widow.

George died of bronchogenic carcinoma on 10 March 1962.

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