BLOOMING GROVE COLONY

BLOOMING GROVE COLONY

Frederick Weinman

Frederick Weinman was one of the ten children of Michael Weinman, a leather breeches maker, near Stuttgart, Germany. Frederick was born October 15, 1758, and came to America when of age. He settled in Blooming Grove where he was converted and baptized in the Dunker faith. He died July 15, 1872, and was buried in the cemetery at the rear of the church. He never married, but lived with his parents, who came over later then he. He was a tailor by trade. Being a devout Christian he acted as leader and exhorter in the church, when occasion required.
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