Biography of Valentine Both


Both, Valentine, Colden, was born in Germany, April 6, 1845, and is a son of Jacob and Catharine Both, natives of Germany. He was educated in the German schools and when thirteen years of age came with his parents to America and settled in Buffalo, where he worked at the butcher's business and worked seven years for George Parr, manufacturer of carpenter and shoemaker's tools. In 1876 he came on to the farm where he now resides, where he manufactures cheese and makes a specialty of dairying. In 1866 he married Elizabeth Deicher, and they had fourteen children.

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