1. Walter William “Wally” Herger, Jr.: b. 20 May 1945 Yuba City, Sutter Co., CA [CABI: mother Koshman]; U.S. Representative from CA (R)



2. Walter William Herger: b. 29 Jul 1915 Varona, Sutter Co., CA; d. 24 Oct 2004 (last residence Rio Oso, Sutter Co., CA)  [SSN 559-16-4005, issued CA bef. 1951]

[The Appeal-Democrat (Marysville, CA), 27 Oct 2004: “Walter Herger Sr., 89, of Rio Oso died Oct. 24, 2004, at Rideout Memorial Hospital.  Born in Varona, he was a lifelong Yuba-Sutter resident….Survivors include a son, Wally Herger Jr. of Chico…two sisters, Bertha Gisler and Emma Cain, both of Marysville….He was preceded in death by…two brothers, Emil Staub and Johnnie Staub…”]

3. Helen Mary Koshman: b. 20 Oct 1915 ND; d. 10 Apr 2008 (last residence Sacramento, Sacramento Co., CA)  [SSN 571-03-6698, issued CA bef. 1951]



4. Joseph Herger: b. c1881/2 Switzerland; m. c1910/11

5. Mary Zgraggen: b. 12 Aug 1888 Switzerland; d. 17 Jan 1970 Yuba Co., CA [CADI]  (m. 2nd c1927/8 Ernest Staub)  [SSN 554-70-9453]

6. Walter Charles Koshman: b. 12 Jun 1882 Aberdeen, SD; m. 26 Jul 1910 Palo Alto Co., IA   [WWI draft registration card]

[extracted from FHL #1,436,133: Walter Charles Koshman (27; b. Aberdeen, SD; parents Karl Koshman and Anna Mary Sey) and Jean Russell Cameron (30; b. Belle Plain, IA; parents Alexander R. Cameron and Maria Calderwood), m. 26 Jul 1910 in Palo Alto Co., IA; 7:108]

7. Jean Russell Cameron: b. 28 Mar 1878 Belle Plaine, Benton Co., IA; d. 14 Jun 1957 Sutter Co., CA [CADI: father Cameron, mother Calderwood]



12. Karl Koshman: b. Germany; d. bef. 1910

13. Anna Mary Sey: b. c1855/6 Switzerland

14. Alexander R. “Alex” Cameron: b. c1847/50 Ireland; m. (1st)  (m. 2nd Maria Dickey 29 Sep 1890 in Belle Plaine, Benton Co., IA [extracted from FHL #987,634: Alexander Cameron (42; b. Ireland; parents Daniel Cameron and Jane Russell) and Maria Dickey (26; b. Ireland; parents Hill Dickey and Mary Ross)])

15. Maria Calderwood: b. c1855/6 Ireland



28. Daniel Cameron: b. Ireland

29. Jane Russell: b. Ireland




1930 – Nicolaus Twp., Sutter Co., CA, e.d. 3, sheet 6b

Staub, Ernest               Head   M W 41 M 39 Swi Swi Swi 19089 Al  Farmer Dairy

___, Mary                    Wife    F W 42 M 23   Swi Swi Swi 1911 Pa

Herger, Bertha                        StDau  F W 17 S         CA Swi Swi

___, Walter                 StSon  M W 14 S        CA Swi Swi

___, Emma R.             StDau  F W 12 S         CA Swi Swi

___, Joseph A.            StSon  M W 4 S          CA Swi Swi

Zimmerman, John       Lodger            M W 22 S        Swi Swi Swi 1929 Al  Laborer Farm


1930 – Blue Butte Twp., McKenzie Co., ND, e.d. 7, sheet 1a

Koshmon, Walter C.   Head   M W 46 M 26 SD Ger Swi  Farmer

___, Jean R.                Wife    F W 51 M 31   IA Ire Ire

___, Alexander C.       Son      M W 18 S        ND SD IA

___, Helen M.             Dau     F W 14 S         ND SD IA

(3 helpers)


1925 IA state census – Belle Plaine, Benton Co.

Cameron, Alex            Head   M W 78 M      Ireland *

Cameron, Maria          Wife    F W 60 M        Ireland **

* - parents Daniel Cameron and Jane Russell, both b. Ireland

** - parents Hill Dickey and Minnie Ross, both b. Ireland


1920 – Nicolaus Twp., Sutter Co., CA, e.d. 181, sheet 2a

Herger, Joseph            Head   M W 38 M 1904 Al    Swi Swi Swi  Farmer Dairy Farm

___, Mary                    Wife    F W 30 M 1911 Al      Swi Swi Swi

___, Bertha                 Dau     F W 7 S                       CA Swi Swi

___, Walter                 Son      M W 4 6/12 S              CA Swi Swi

___, Emma                  Dau     F W 1 10/12 S             CA Swi Swi

(2 laborers)


1910 – Berg Precinct, McKenzie Co., ND, e.d. 84, sheet 16a

Koshman, Anne M.     Head   F W 54 Wd  5 4          Swi Swi Swi 1882  Farming

            William            Son      M W 17 S                    SD Ger Swi  Laborer

            John                 Son      M W 15 S                    SD Ger Swi  Laborer

Koshman, Walter        Head   M W 26 S                    SD Ger Swi  Farmer


1880 – Belle Plaine, Benton Co., IA, e.d. 31, sheet 36 (p. 219d)

Cameron, Alex            W M 30                       R.R. employe[sic]       Ire Ire Ire

___, Maria                   W F 24            Wife                                        Ire Ire Ire

___, Mary                    W F 3              Dau                                         IA Ire Ire

___, Jane                     W F 2              Dau                                         IA Ire Ire