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Bertha Marie Wiggenhorn Meyer
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1824
Schoppingen
Borkener Landkreis
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death: Oct. 30, 1912
Ripon
Fond du Lac County
Wisconsin, USA


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Baptism
24 Jun 1824

"Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898" Name: Wilhelmina Elisabetha Ernestina Engelberta Wiggenhorn Gender: Female Christening Date: 24 Jun 1824 Christening Place: KATHOLISCH, SCHOEPPINGEN, WESTFALEN, PRUSSIA


Bertha came to the U.S. in 1848 with her brother Constanz, just slightly ahead of her parents and siblings.


She married G.E.W. Meyer in 1849 and moved to a farm northeast of Ripon, Wi.; they later moved to town (1884) She was a devout Catholic.


Bertha and George had 10 children: (all born at RIPON)


Hugo Meyer 1850 ~
Malthide "Mattie" Hermine Meyer Greene 1852 ~ 1927
Antonielle Constance Meyer Hargrave 1855 ~ 1935
William "Will" Frederick Meyer 1857 ~1912
Bertha M Meyer Harris 1859 ~ 1883
Emilie Ernistine Meyer 1861 ~1862 or 1867 died of Diptheria
Dora Ernistine Meyer Harris1863 ~ 1957
Anna Emily Meyer Harris
Victor Ernest Meyer 1867 ~ 1930
Ella Elizabeth Meyer 1869 ~ 1955



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 Parents:
  Bernardus Wilhelm Wiggenhorn (1797 - 1876)
  Josephina Beckhaus Wiggenhorn (1798 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  George Ernest William Meyer (1827 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Hugo Meyer (1850 - ____)*
  Mathildae Hermine Meyer Greene (1852 - 1927)*
  Antoinelle Constance Meyer Hargrave (1855 - 1934)*
  William F Meyer (1857 - 1912)*
  Bertha Meyer Harris (1859 - 1883)*
  Emilie Ernestine Meyer (1861 - 1862)*
  Dora Ernestine Meyer Harris (1863 - 1957)*
  Anna Emily Meyer Harris (1865 - 1926)*
  Victor Ernest Meyer (1867 - 1930)*
  Ella Elizabeth Meyer (1869 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wilhelmina Maria Bernadina Wiggenhorn Kuhnert (1822 - 1871)*
  Bertha Marie Wiggenhorn Meyer (1824 - 1912)
  Rosalie Maria Wiggenhorn Diesel (1826 - 1912)*
  Constance W Wiggenhorn (1828 - 1912)*
  Ernest A Wiggenhorn (1830 - 1904)*
  August Anton Joseph Wiggenhorn (1840 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Ripon
Fond du Lac County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Meyer SE1/4 7 west add
 
Created by: Sharon Rich Pohlman
Record added: Jan 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83930372
Bertha Marie <i>Wiggenhorn</i> Meyer
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Bertha Marie <i>Wiggenhorn</i> Meyer
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Bertha Marie <i>Wiggenhorn</i> Meyer
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