Henry J. and Grace (Hobert) Peterman, 6 North 51 West


In 1880 Greeley, Audubon County, Iowa Joseph Peterman is 28, Indiana, Symilda Ann Peterman 20 Iowa, Henry James Peterman 3 Iowa, and Charles Peterman 1 Iowa.
1885 Iowa State Census, Fayette County, Joseph Peterman 33 Farmer Indiana, Smilda Ann Peterman 24 born in Audubon, Iowa, Henry Peterman 9, Charles Peterman 5, and Elly Peterman 2, all three born in Fayette County.

Henry Peterman, son of Joseph Peterman and Milda Cousins, age 23, living at Highland, Iowa, married Grace Hobart, daughter of Hiram Hobart and Elizabeth Graham, on December 30, 1898 in Clayton County, Iowa.

In 1900 Henry, born August 1876 in Iowa, and Grace Dec 1882 in MIchigan, are working for Morris Ilwes, 34, single, in Clayton County
In 1910 Fayette County, Iowa, Henry J. Peterman is married eleven years to Grace, 27, with Mearl L. 8, Lyloe 6, Ernest 4, Floyd 3, and Millie ten months.

Henry proved up a quarter in 5 and forty acres in 6, 6N 51W in 1919.

In 1920 Logan County, Henry is a farm laborer, 43, born in Iowa, Grace 37 in Michigan, Meryl 18, Lyle 16, Ernest 14, Floyd 12, Millie 10, Myrtle 8, Harold 6 in Iowa, Walter 3 and Hazel seven months in Colorado.

In 1925 Henry and Grace are back in Fayette County, Iowa, with Myrel 23, Lyle 21, Ernest 19, Floyd 17, Millie 15, Milo 13, Harold 11, Walter 8, Hazel 5 and Daniel 2.


In 1940 Henry 63 and Grace 57 in Fayette County have Hazel 20 and Daniel 17 born in Arkansas.

Next household is Walter Peterman 23 born in Arkansas, married to Marion 18 Iowa, and son Lewis 1.

Daniel Junior Peterman, born Nov 1, 1922 inArkansas, died in a construction crane accident May 2, 1969 in Iredell County, North Carolina, widow Macie Cartwright. His parents were Henry Peterman and Grace Hobert.

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