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Solveig Margaret BERGH

Female 1911 - 2006  (95 years)


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  • Name Solveig Margaret BERGH 
    Born 6 Sep 1911  Chippewa County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Minnesota Birth Certificate 1911-04451 
    Died 19 Dec 2006  Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 26 Dec 2006  Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Section 24, Lot 56, Grave 7
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    • Solveig E. in the 1920 census.

      In the 1940 census, she was living at home in Montevideo with her parents. She had no occupation and was a student.

      In the 1950 Minneapolis city directory, she was a physician and lived at 2615 Park Avenue, apartment 302.

      The Bergh-Anderson files call her Solveig Margaret Lenore Bergh.

      Bergh, Solveig Margaret, MD Born September 6, 1911 and went to Glory on December 19, 2006. Affectionately known as Dodie to her family and friends, she was a loving, generous aunt to her survivors - Margaret L. Bergh, Dr. George S. Bergh, Jr. and his wife Maxine, grand nieces and nephews, Christina Bergh Robbins (Andrew), David George Bergh (Stephanie), George S. Bergh, III (Jessi) and Michael Stephenson Bergh (Anny), great-great-nieces and nephews, Lucia Robbins, Madeline and Grace Bergh, Claudia Bergh, and Tobias, Elijah and Justus Bergh, plus many other relatives and friends. Dodie was a medical doctor specializing in radiology and practiced for many years with her brother, surgeon Dr. George S. Bergh, Sr., who along with his wife, Patricia and their daughters, Nancy and Barbara, preceded her in death. She leaves a legacy of love, generosity, humor and many beautifully knit sweaters, stockings, needlepoint pillows, ornaments and pictures. She will be fondly remembered. Funeral followed by reception 11 AM Tuesday, December 26, 2006 at the THOMSON- DOUGHERTY MANSION 2535 Park Avenue, Minneapolis. Visitation begins at 10 AM. Interment Lakewood Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Luthard N. and George S. Bergh Memorial Fund, Minnesota Medical Foundation, 200 Oak St. SE, Ste. 300, Mpls, MN 55455. Historic Thomson - Dougherty (612) 871-4407

      From the U of Minnesota Medical Foundation newsletter: SOLVEIG M. BERGH, M.D., Class of 1938, Minneapolis, died December 6, 2006, at age 95. Dr. Bergh practiced radiology for many years and worked closely with her late brother and surgeon, Dr. George S. Bergh Sr. She was preceded in death by her brother and two nieces and is survived by one niece, one nephew, four grand-nieces and nephews, and six great-grand nieces and nephews.
    Person ID I1512  Don Carlson's Tree
    Last Modified 6 Jun 2020 

    Father Luthard Noble BERGH,   b. 27 Sep 1880, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1948, Montevideo, Chippewa County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Gunhild SVERDRUP,   b. 15 Dec 1883, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1955, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1907  Hennepin County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1600  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart