This may not be of any help, but my Grandfather, Jacob J. Berger was b. 2-6-1851 at BERGER Station Ill, now part of Chicago. His Obit does not mention siblings. His Father was Nicholas John Berger b. AlsaceLorraine,France,m. Elizabeth Springmeyer b?. Jacob m.(1) Emma E. Synwolt,(2) Anna Kaiser,B. 1-30-1870,Baden Baden Germany, d. 9-17-1928 Faribault MN Ch. by (1) Emma; Esther (Fritze), Ruth(Hall),Florence(Hoff- man) and one Son William Henry Berger . Ch by (2)Anna; John J. b.? and Lucile Lyda(Tibbetts)b.12- 16-1898, Oshkosh Wi. Jacob was a Minister in the German Methodist Episcopal faith and during a 50 year span served as Pastor in Chicago, Milwaukee, anf then inMinneapolis,St Paul,Fairbault,Fairfax and LeSeur Minnesota.