Christian Bergh

RolesShip Builder 
Date of Birth1763CSORN
First Known Service1763CSORN
Date of Death1843

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
10.4.1800 Launched President (44) , Frigate at New York Naval Shipyard - New York DANFS
1813 Launched Prince de Neufchatel (18) , Schooner at New York - New York BWAS-1793

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Posted by Bradley A Kennett on Saturday 18th of July 2020 18:59

I was reading a July 1882 Harper's Magazine that was stored on our farm in NH. It wrote about Christian Bergh's dislike of debt, he had told his son Henry to pay his doctor bill after is death. He was a tall man at 6' 6'' It should be remembered to the honor of this man he was the first to employ the black man.

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