Nicholas Burg

M, (16 August 1853 - 1905)
Father-Biological*Georg Burg b. 10 Aug 1815, d. 14 Jun 1890
Mother-Biological*Maria Burg b. 18 May 1822, d. 12 Dec 1867
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Last Edited=14 May 2023
     Nicholas Burg was born on 16 August 1853 at Differten, Wadgassen, Saarlouis, Saarland, Germany.1,2,3 He was the son of Georg Burg and Maria Burg.

Nicholas Burg, age 25, married Katharina Schemel, age 20 , daughter of Jacob Schemel and Anna Rupp, on 27 May 1879 at Differten, Wadgassen, Saarlouis, Saarland, Germany.1,2,3 Nicholas Burg and Katharina Schemel immigrated in 1881 to the United States arriving in New York City in 22 September 1881 on board the SS Belgenland, from Antwerp, Belgium.1,4 Nicholas Burg was naturalized before 1900.1 Nicholas, age 46 years, and Katharina, age 41 years, appeared on the US Census of 1900 at Ridge Road, Archbald, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania.1 According to the census in 1900, Nicholas was a coal miner.1 He died in 1905 at Archbald, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania.

Children of Nicholas Burg and Katharina Schemel


  1. Census Bureau. 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Provo, Utah: Operations, 2004.
  2. Department of Health, Record Group. Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968. Provo, Utah: Operations, 2014.
  3. Saarland, Germany, Marriages, 1876-1923. Provo, Utah: Operations, 2016.
  4. New York, U.S., Arriving Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957. Provo, Utah: Operations, 2010.