Mathias BERGER, born Nalisine, Steiermark, Austria in 1819, died 1889, Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA. Married Katherine SABKA(?), b. 16 Oct. 1822 in Welleschin, Bohemia, daughter of Albert & Ursula SABKA(?). Children: Mathias Jr, born 19 Sept 1842; Francis Xavier, born 30 Nov. 1845; Albert, born 20? April 1850; Mary; and maybe others, these probably born in Austria. Immigrated to USA in 1853. Mathias was a boilermaker by trade in USA. Family was Catholic in USA.