Biography of Sam O. Shoemaker
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SAM O. SHOEMAKER, son of Charles and Cynthia J. (Reynolds) Shoemaker, was born March 24, 1849. His father was a farmer andthe son was early acquainted with the labors of a farm. In 1871 he married Mary E. Howard and they had three sons. The next year he came to Waverly and engaged in gardening, and was employed by the Erie railroad as yard switchman. He was agent for the U. S. Express Co. for seventeen years, then opened an office for the Adams Express. Co. and was in its employ for two years, and then for several years he conducted a livery business. Mr. Shoemaker is a member of the I. O. O. F., Manoca Lodge, No. 219.

From:
OUR COUNTY AND ITS PEOPLE
A MEMORIAL HISOTRY OF TIOGA COUNTY
NEW YORK
EDITED BY: LEROY W. KINGMAN
W. A. FERGUSSON & CO. ELMIRA, N. Y., 189?


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