Philip M. Stinemates, who is an authorized Sohio agent in Mt. Vernon, was born in this city, Dec. 17, 1907,
the son of Carl E. and Melissa (Myers) Stinemates.
Carl E. Stinemates was born in Mt. Vernon, as was his wife. His parents came to Ohio from Pennsylvania during the
early days and settled in Knox County. Melissa (Myers) Stinemates is the daughter of Joseph Myers, who served for
two terms as commissioner of Knox County. He served as a private throughout the Civil War, being discharged in
April, 1865, having enlisted at the age of 17 years. To Mr. and Mrs. Stinemates were born two children: 1. Philip
M., the subject of this sketch. 2. Eleanor, who died at the age of 14 years.
Philip M. Stinemates attended the public schools of Mt. Vernon and is a graduate of Mt. Vernon High School, class
of 1927. He has since been in the employ of the Standard Oil Company, and in June, 1930, leased the Sohio station
at Coshocton and Division avenues. It is among the finest business locations in the city and Mr. Stinemates has
alreeady enjoyed a profitable business.
Mr. Stinemates holds membership in the Knights of Pythias. He lives at home with his parents at 309 North Clinton
Street, Mt. Vernon.
History of North Central Ohio
Embracing Richland, Ashland, Wayne,
Medina, Lorin, Huron and Knox Counties
BY: William A. Duff
Historical Publishing Company
North Central Ohio Biographies
Names A to C
Names D to G
Names H to K
Names L to P
Names Q to S
Names T to Z
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