Florence E. Henning, BiographyPorter County biographical sketches . . . .

Transcribed biography of Florence E. Henning


This is my family history. My husband was born in Porter County, a mile south of Wheeler, IN. I, his wife, was born in Porter County also. Our oldest son, Harold, served two years over in Korea. Our youngest son, Larry, was born in Valparaiso, IN. He has completed his college and will be teaching and coaching in Flora, IN. Both are married. Harold has three children, 2 boys and a girl. We have lived in Valparaiso for 29 years, coming from a farm a mile south of Wheeler. We belong to Immanuel Lutheran Church. I belong to the American Legion Auxiliary, and also to the Foreign Wars Auxiliary. My husband, Elmer, worked for Fosters Lumber Co. for 20 years after moving to Valparaiso.

Harold works at Indiana General. He has been there for 25 years. My husband Elmer Henning passed away Feb. 10, 1975.

Source: American Revolution Bicentennial Committee of Porter County. 1976. A Biographical History of Porter County, Indiana. Valparaiso, Indiana: American Revolution Bicentennial Committee of Porter County, Inc. 180 p.
Page(s) in Source: 119

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Biography transcribed by Steven R. Shook


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