|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1804|
|Death: ||Dec. 28, 1849|
Findagrave member Larry G. Britner adds the following, as per the Breighner Family Historical Registry:
Bernard ALTROGGE , Sr.
born; Salzkotten, Westphalia, Germany
Arrived in America from Bremen in 1834 on the ship "America"; a rough voyage taking 49 days. Arrived in New York, went then to Newark and Philadelphia to pick up supplies, and then they settled in Lancaster Co, PA, and moved in August 1836 to the Conewago area. By 1838 they were in McSherrystown, living in a Mr. Hickey's house near the Mill owned by David Gittisaw. By 1842, Bernard was working in Irishtown, in Jenkins Mill. He was a baker and distiller.
His wife was Anna Maria KAUP, and they had 11 children born to them.
Anna Maria Kaup Altrogge (1810 - 1880)*
William A Altrogge (1831 - 1901)*
Mary Elizabeth Altrogge Breighner (1835 - 1906)*
Anna Maria Altrogge Small (1840 - ____)*
Bernard Altrogge (1842 - 1872)*
Conewago Chapel Basilica Cemetery
Created by: Albert Ledoux
Record added: Aug 06, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9276987