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Conrad Schilp Shimer

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1851 9 Democrat
 Counties   Lehigh, Northampton

Biography

1797 - 1866

Born October 31, 1797, Schonersville, Lehigh County; the son of Samuel and Elisabeth (Schilp) Shimer (aka, Scheimer); married Catherine Quier; father of state senator Samuel C. Shimer; died April 30, 1866.
Major General, Pennsylvania Militia. Federal Elector.
Treasurer and a director of the Bethlehem Railroad Co., 1862.
General Conrad SHIMER, an extensive farmer, prominent in military and political affairs in Northampton County.