Germany, before1853; New York City, New York, 1853–1856; California, from 1856–1909.
Note from the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va., Organ Historical Society, 1991). —
Born May 27, 1823 in Schomberg, Württemberg, Germany; father of Fred Mayer; apprentice in Düsseldorf, Germany; in Strassburg, in Stuttgart, Germany.
In New York City, New York, 1853; in Maryville, California, 1856; in San Francisco, California, 1860; retired to Santa Clara, California, 1885; active in San Francisco, California, 1899; died October 15, 1909 in San Francisco, California.
Staff: Felix Schoenstein.