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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania


CHRISTIAN GRIM, farmer and stock-grower, son of Jacob and Keziah (Courtwright) Grim, was born in Greene County, Penn., April 12, 1859.  His parents were also natives of this county, and of German origin.  His father was a farmer during his lifetime.  Christian Grim is the eldest of three children, and was reared on the home farm, receiving his education in the common schools.  He is a successful farmer, and has the management of his own and Mrs. Grim’s farm, amounting in all to 250 acres.  His wife was the widow of the late Madison, son of Peter Ullom, a native of Aleppo Township.  Mr. and Mrs. Ullom were the parents of five children, viz.—Eliza, wife of Isaac McCracken; Isaac B., a student of Delaware College, Ohio; Clara, Lantz H. and Thomas H.  Mrs. Grim’s maiden name was Melissa Hupp.  She is a daughter of Isaac Hupp, and of German and English lineage.  Mr. and Mrs. Grim were married September 7, 1881.  They are member of the Church of God.  They have three children—Flora, John C. and Ella.  Mr. Grim is a deacon in the church.  In politics he is a Democrat.


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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

Samuel P. Bates

Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago. 1888


Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles

The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project –

Date of Transcription: 5 June 2007

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