Winberg, Peter J.

69 W Winnipeg Ave, St Paul, MN 55117
St Paul, Minnesota, US

Category: Laborer

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Capitol Construction Workers

1901 and 1902 City Directories. Peter Winberg (or Windberg) was born in Sweden in 1874 and came to St. Paul in 1891. He gave his occupation as "stone planer" in the 1905 Census and continued in that line of work throughout his life. He said he was a "plane man" at a stone shop in the 1940 Census when he was 66. Winberg's name is found in a April 27, 1902 Payroll for extra work when he was part of a select crew that spent that day, a Sunday, setting the statues, Courage and Integrity, and getting double time pay. He died in St. Paul in 1957.