Bernardus Pontius, son of Matthias
1860 census, Chicago Ward 7, Cook County, IL:
Bernhard Pontius, 37, b. c1823 in Preussen
Pontius, 37, b. c1823 in Preussen
family of Nicholas Pontius, b. c1830, also lives in Ward 7.
Their oldest son is named Bernard.
According to Chronik der Pontius Familien, Bernard died in 1897.
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