J. H. SCHIERDING, merchant, was born in Schaumburg in 1851. son of Henry Schierding, On attaining his majority
he engaged in the mercantile business in Palatine, at first located on the corner of Brockway and Slade streets,
where he remained for six years. In 1880 he sold his business and built a store, 25x50 feet, on the corner of Wilson
and Slade streets, where he is now located, carrying a full line of general merchandise. His business has increased
about twentyfive per cent since 1880. He was married in 1875 to Miss Ella Howe, of Lowell, Mass. They had one child,
Blanche, born February 9, 1877. Mrs. Schierding died in January, 1880. He was married in 1883 to Miss Lillie Hastings!
daughter of S. B. Hastings. He is a member of the Masonic fraternity, A. F. & A. M.
History of Cook County, Illinois
From the earliest period to the present time.
BY: A. T. Andreas
A. T. Andreas, Publisher
Names A to B
Names C to G
Names H to M
Names N to Z
Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906