Conrad Schilp Shimer
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.