Birth 1 Mar 1862 in Adelheim, Baden, Germany Death 16 Aug 1888 in Vernon, Oneida, New York, USA
Dates don't agree with dates on stone.
Parents: Johann Phillip Gehrig Sophia Johanna Pfeiffer Spouse: Christina Fack 1881 – 1954
Children: Henry Louis "Lou" Gehrig 1903 – 1941.
Christina was born in 1881 in Wiltser, Schleswig-Holstein, a province of pre-World War I Germany, near the German-Danish border.
She emigrated to the United States in 1899.
Heinrich Ludwig Gehrig was born in 1867 in Adelsheim, Baden, and came to America in October of 1888. He originally spent some time in Chicago, but later settled in New York, where he met Christina who was fourteen years younger than he and stout as a keg. Like Heinrich, she was a Lutheran.