Biography of John Sheer
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Sheer, John, was born in Germany in 1811. He is a son of Peter and Mary (Hehn) Sheer, who lived and died in Germany. Mr. Sheer came to America in 1837 and settled in Sand Lake and purchased a farm of seventy acres which he paid for and carried until 1890. when being too advaned in age for active business, he sold and retired but still resides on the farm. In 1839 he married Rosina Sperber, who emigrated from Germany to Sand Lake in 1838. Mr. and Mrs. Sheer have eight children, four of whom survive and reside in Sand Lake: Mrs. Margaret Granger, Mrs. Mahala Beaker, Mrs. Mary Hayner, and Jacob.

From:
Landmarks of Rensselaer County
BY: George Baker Aaderson
Published By: D. Mason & Co. Publishers
Syracuse, NY 1897


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