Person:August Beger (1)

August Beger
b.Abt 1832 Germany
Facts and Events
Name August Beger
Gender Male
Birth? Abt 1832 Germany
Marriage to Fredericke Kerstein
Death? 17 Jun 1901 Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
Burial? Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Twenty-seven year old August Beger, a tailor, appears on the passenger list of the ship, Dr. Barth, which sailed from Hamburg, Germany to New York in May 1859. He is traveling with his wife, Fredericke, also 27, and an infant son under one year of age. A scan of this document can be viewed at

Augusta, a daughter of August Beger, is known to have been born in St. Louis, Missouri. She spent most of her youth in New Hamburg, Ontario living with an uncle, Robert Beger. This reason for this is unknown.

August Beger, a 69 year old tailor, born in Germany, and a widower died June 17, 1901 in St. Louis, Missouri.

  1.   Eddlemon, Sherida K. Missouri birth and death records. (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, c1995, c1999, c2001)
    June 19, 1901.

    Beger, August/ male/ white/ 69yr/ tailor/ date of death:June 17, 1901/ widower/ born Germany/ Good Samaritan Hospital, 2324 Adams/ Biliary obstruction, Diarrhoea/ Burial: St.Peters