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Daniel Beer
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1841
Bern, Switzerland
Death: Jul. 18, 1912
Bern, Switzerland

Son of Christen Beer. Daniel Beer was born 6 April 1841, probably in Canton Bern, Switzerland; he died 18 July 1912 Latterbach, Canton Bern, Switzerland. Married Katharina von Bergen, 6 June 1863 [daughter of Johannas von Bergen, she was from Trub, Switzerland, christened in Meiringen 13 Nov. 1831; died Latterbach 28 Mar. 1913]. Only adult child of Christen Beer who did not emigrate to America; reportedly he wished to come to America, but his wife did not want to leave Switzerland. His occupation was a cooper (barrel maker), also raised bees, sold fine honey and goat's milk cheese.

Children (all b. Latterbach, Switzerland) -- Johannas Beer [b. 6 Sept. 1863]; Simon Beer [b. 6 Oct. 1865]; Daniel Beer [b. 1866, d. 1888 Richland Co., Ohio, bur. Lantz Cemetery, near Mansfield, Ohio]; Rosa Beer [b. 8 Sept. 1868 Canton Bern, Switzerland, d. 1889; she is buried next to Daniel Beer in Lantz Cemetery]; Freiderich Beer [b. 12 April 1870]; Elsie Beer [b. 12 Oct. 1871, came to America about 1896, mar. A.F. Snyder, not yet traced]; Wilhelm Beer [b. 12 Mar. 1874]; and Karl Beer [b. 17 Sept. 1879].

Reported that 2 sons came to America, one (Daniel) died soon after; the other married, had 2 sons, but died when still a young man. Daughter Rosa came to America and died soon after. Daughter Elsie came for a two-year visit, but met and married A.F. Snyder, and stayed in America where she raised a family. The other 3 sons stayed in Latterbach, Switzerland for their entire lives, as did their parents.

Family links: 
  Christen Beer (1807 - 1878)
  Katharina Uhlmann Beer (1810 - 1896)
  Daniel Beer (1866 - 1888)*
  Rosa Beer (1868 - 1889)*
  Magdalena Beer Frederick (1830 - 1890)*
  Peter Beer (1833 - 1915)*
  Hans Beer (1835 - 1916)*
  Anna Barbara Beer Isley (1839 - 1911)*
  Daniel Beer (1841 - 1912)
  Frederick William Beer (1843 - 1921)*
  Ulrich Beer (1843 - 1912)*
  Johannes Ulrich Beer (1846 - 1931)*
  Simon Beer (1849 - 1939)*
*Calculated relationship
Specifically: buried in Switzerland, location presently not known
Created by: E. Robert Malone
Record added: Dec 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63459320
Daniel Beer
Added by: E. Robert Malone
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