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? von Canstein (von Keseberg) (c.1400 - d.)

Ada Keseberg, Donner Party (1843 - 1847)

Ada had a twin sister who died after the Kesebergs arrived in the United States from Germany -- see "The Missing Keseberg Child" in Donner Party Bulletin 14. When the First Relief left the lake cam...

Anna von Keseberg (von Schönstadt) (deceased)

Elizbeth Keseberg (Gabriel) (1796 - d.)

Franciscus Keseberg (1796 - 1882)

Heinrich von Keseberg (deceased)

Helene Keseberg (c.1707 - d.)

Lewis Keseberg, Donner Party (1846 - d.)

This baby was presumably given his father’s full name, but he is always referred to as "Louis (or Lewis), Jr." He was apparently born on the overland journey. On June 3, 1846, diarist Edwin Brya...

Louis Keseberg, Donner Party (c.1814 - 1895)

Only he and his wife survived. Their two small children and three teamsters all died. Lewis Keseberg was born in Germany on 22nd May, 1814. He was married on 22nd June, 1842, and two years later emig...

Phillipine Keseberg, Donner Party (c.1823 - c.1877)

Virginia Reed Murphy recalled, "She was a pretty little woman, humble and unassuming proud of her husband and afeered of him... she made excuses for him." Philippine was pitied as a battered wife. Hei...

Sophie von Keseberg (deceased)