Born: 09 May 1872
Born Where: Hjorted Socken, Kalmar, Sweden
Died: 09 Jan 1914
Died Where: Chicago, IL
Father: John Peter Oberg
Mother: Helena Lovisa Oberg
Spouse: Genevieve Jane Boyd
b: 06 Jun 1886 Pittsfield Township, PA; d: 25 Feb 1957 Santa Cruz, CA
Marriage Date: 04 Nov 1908
Married Where: Jamestown, NY?
David was born in Sweden and immigrated with his parents in 1880. He was a metal worker and worked at Art Metal Construction Co. and the Fenton Metal Works. He married in 1908. His wife Genevieve was from Pittsfield Township, PA. He moved to Chicago about 1911.
David died at the young age of 41. His body was brought back to Jamestown, NY to be buried in the family plot in Lakeview Cemetery. His widow Genevieve Oberg later moved to Santa Cruz, CA and passed away in 1957.
1880 Census: Colfax Street, Jamestown, NY
1890 Census: NA
1900 Census: 32 Jones Street, Jamestown, NY
1910 Census: Conewango Street, Jamestown, NY
1912 Letter: 2014 W. Clark Street, Chicago, IL
1913 Letter: 2014 W. Clark Street, Chicago, IL
1914 Death Record: Chicago, IL
(above - courtesy of L. Oberg)
(left - courtesy of Tom Goodwill)