A. E. HERMINGHUYSEN, merchant, Spencerville. was born in Hol. land, March 30, 1842. sen of Erns F. J. and Mary
(Robinstine) Herminghuysen, natives of Holland. Our subject came to America in 1848, and located in Putnam County.
Ohio. He obtained his education through his own efforts, and entered upon his career in life as a clerk; for three
years he was in a grocery, and about six months in a clothing store. In 1861 he went to Cincinnati, Ohio, and for
eight years was in the employ of Spence Bros. & Co., when he went to Deiphos, Ohio, and engaged as clerk with
different firms, eventually forming a partnership and embarking in business. He remained at Deiphos until October,
1883, when he so]d his interest and removed to Spencerville, where he opened out a general merchandise stock. Mr.
Herminghuysen was married, in 1874, to Miss Lulu E. Fleimer, who was born in Pittsburgh, Penn., in 1853, daughter
of Christian F. and Elizabeth Fleimer. To this union were born four children: Adrian F., Carl F., Gertie, and an
infant not named. Mr. Herminghuvsen is a member of the Royal Arcanum and I. O. O. F. lodges at Delphos. In politics
he is a Republican.
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