Biography of Bertram Yerger
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Yerger, Bertram, born at Cologne, Germany, January 22, 1849, came to the United States in 1866, and located in Rochester, N. Y., where he was educated. December 30, 1869, He married Ellen Keogh, of Ithaca, and they have four surviving children, namely: Bertram J., born June 10, 1875; Kate M., born July 17, 1878; Ellen E., born June 3, 1880; and William C., born February 2, 1882. Mr. Yerger is a stonecutter by occupation and employs six men. He has resided in Elmira for eighteen years. His father, Joseph Yerger, born in Germany, married Margaret Pitkin, who bore him four children. They came to this country in 1854 and he shortly afterward died of cholera.

From:
Our County and its people
A History of the Valley and County of Chemung
BY: Ausburn Towner
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1892


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