Jacob, Peter & Joseph Sherrick

Jacob, Peter & Joseph Sherrick

Left to right, Jacob (1813-1890), Peter (1817-1891), and Joseph B. R. Sherrick (1823-1891), sons of Joseph and Barbara Beidler Sherrick of East Huntingdon Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA. Jacob purchased his father's farm in 1864, and Peter built 70 coke ovens; both later moved to Wooster, OH where they died. Joseph had only one hand and became a civil engineer and lived in Decatur, IL. The photo was taken in Decatur.

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