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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania


J. S. HINERMAN, farmer and stock-grower, was born in Aleppo Township, October 21, 1845.  His parents were Jesse and Sarah (Shutterly) Hinerman, the former born in Washington County, Penn., and the latter in Wilmington, Del.  They were of German origin, Mr. Hinerman’s father, who was a farmer through life, died April 3, 1877.  His family consisted of ten children, of whom the subject of our sketch is the youngest.  He was reared on the home farm and acquired a common school education.  From his youth he has been engaged in agricultural pursuits and has been quite successful.  He is the owner of a fine residence and eighty-seven acres of well cultivated land.  Mr. Hinerman was married in 1866 to Rebecca, daughter of Leonard Straight.  Her parents were natives of Pennsylvania, and of Dutch extraction.  Mr. and Mrs. Hinerman are the parents of the following named children—Ida, Alta, Sarah E., Luther W., Mary J., Curtis, Clida, Charles B. and John.  Mr. Hinerman, who is a Republican, was elected justice of the peace in 1880 and re-elected in 1885.  He and his wife are members of the Church of God.


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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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