JOHN BINAU was born in Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany, October 28, 1840. He is a son of Peter and Barbara (Marquost)
Binau, who emigrated to the United States with their family of nine children in 1847, settling in this township.
The parents died in 1879, and the farm of eighty acres was disposed of, John Binaw, our subject, purchasing the
entire farm. He was married. March 22, 1863, to Mary E. Berg, and twelve children, all living, have been born to
them, John A., Mary M., Elizabeth M., Anna L., Frederick J., Jacob P., George E., Katie, Amelia K., Susanna R.,
Carrie L., and William C. Mr. Binau engages in agricultural pursuits, being a successful and enterprising farmer.
He is now serving his fourth term as Trustee of Salem Township, a Democrat in politics. He and family hold a membership
in the German Lutheran Church.
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