Bergh, Henry

Life Span
to
Full name
Henry Bergh
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
Exact
Death Date Certainty
Exact
Gender
Male
Race
White
Sectional choice
North
Origins
Free State
Family
Christian Bergh (father), Elizabeth Ivers Bergh (mother), Catherine Mathilda Taylor (wife)
Education
Columbia (King’s College)
Occupation
Diplomat
Relation to Slavery
White non-slaveholder
Other Affiliations
Other
Other Affiliation
Animal Cruelty (Founder American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, April 1866)
Government
Lincoln Administration (1861-65)
Diplomat
How to Cite This Page: "Bergh, Henry," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, https://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/index.php/node/44924.