Martha (Sternbergh) Adams Pedigree

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Origin of the surname “Sternbergh:”









German-Dutch ancestry that emigrated to America from Holland, where they were “compelled” to leave Europe.  Initially camped near Albany, New York.  From there migrated to various parts of the United States.


6   Joseph Sternbergh/Sternberg/Sternburg


1.  Biographical notes:


Moved to Leonardsville, New York.  Employed there as a cheesemaker.


2.  Wife: Amarilla Tuttle


3.  Children:


a.  William Sternbergh:  Married Alma Hill on 24 May 1864 at the Earlville Methodist-Episcopal Church Parsonage.


b.  Dolly Sternbergh:  Married Robert Bowden.  Following the death of Dolly’s sister, Martha (gen 5, below), Robert and Dolly raised Martha’s daughter, Nellie (Adams) Blackman.


c.  Alfred Sternbergh.


d.  Alonzo Sternbergh.


e.  Frederic Sternbergh.


f.  Adaline Sternbergh.


b.  Martha Sternbergh: See generation 5, below.


5   Martha Sternbergh:


Married Alonzo Adams, generation 5 of the Adams Annex.



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