Biographical Sketch of Robert Wherrey Jr.

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Robert Wherrey, Jr., identified with farming interests, his home being on section 35, Mount Pleasant Township, was born in Racine on the 1st of January, 1885, and in the acquirement of his education passed through consecutive grades in the public schools until he became a high grade school pupil. In the intervening period he has been engaged in business with his father and is now conducting a farm on section 35, Mount Pleasant Township, where he carefully and wisely directs the interests of the home farm.

In his fraternal relations Mr. Wherrey is well known, holding membership in Racine Lodge, No. 92, F. & A. M., also in the chapter and council. He likewise belongs to Racine Lodge, No. 32, K. P., and to the Dramatic Order of the Knights of Khorassan. His religious faith is that of the Presbyterian Church and his political belief that of the Republican Party. – He has been a lifelong resident of Racine County and is well known to its citizens, who class him with the enterprising and representative men of the district.

MLA Source Citation:

Racine County Wisconsin History: Racine Belle City of the lakes and Racine County Wisconsin a record of settlement organization progress and achievement. SJ Clarke Pub Co. Chicago. 1916. 1216 pgs. Web. 2 February 2015. - Last updated on Aug 14th, 2012


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