Just recently I found that my great grandfather's first name was Johann, not David, as I previously thought.I had been hitting dead ends on him for years.His full name is Johann David Rieger.
I do not know who his parents are at this point, just wanted to touch base with you.
Here is his info:
Descendants of Johann David Rieger
1 Johann David Rieger b: May 1862 in Stuttgart, Germany d: 1960 in Chicago, Illinois . +Sara Hieber b: 1866 in Maquokata, Iowa m: November 20, 1886 in Cook County, Illinois d: Abt 1893 in UNKNOWN ... 2 Edward Rieger b: September 1888 ... 2 Mabel Rieger b: December 1890 ....... +William Goeppinger, Sr. ... 2 Earl David Rieger b: September 07, 1893 in Morris, Grundy CO., Illinois d: June 30, 1975 in North Hollywood, Los Angeles Co., California ....... +Florence Loretta Dumpert b: February 09, 1897 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles CO, California m: 1919 d: April 08, 1984 in Simi Valley, Los Angeles CO., California *2nd Wife of Johann David Rieger: . +Louise b: July 1876 in Germany m: Abt 1894