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Simon in Philadelphia or W.Virginia or Bingen Germany
Posted by: Michael Simons (ID *****6077) Date: July 12, 2008 at 15:33:23
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My great-grandfather was Bernhard Simon, born in 1877 in Bingen Germany. He appears to have arrived in the USA in 1890 and lived in Baltimore, Maryland. He served in the US Army in 1898 (War With Spain). Bernhard Simon married Ida Waddington in 1904 in South Dakota.
He is listed in a 1920 directory as married to Marie Simon and living in West Virginia.
He appears to be buried in Philadelphia with his wife Rae Simon (maiden name Rae Wolfe, or Raye Wolfe).
Possibly three marriages....I'm looking for possible descendants here in the US or information about any of his family that may have stayed back in Germany. You can reach me via this forum or via glassbird.com


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