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Hamilton Hillery Herring (b. May 02, 1861, d. January 26, 1944)Hamilton Hillery Herring (son of Samuel J Herring and Ann Eliza Bordeaux) was born May 02, 1861 in Pender County, North Carolina, and died January 26, 1944 in Spartanburg, South Carolina.He married Lonnie Juliet DeLaughter on Bet. 1886 - 1888.
Notes for Hamilton Hillery Herring:
THE SPARTANBURG HERALD, 27 Jan 1944 - " H H Herring, 82, pioneer Spartanburg furniture merchant, died at a hospital here at 2:10 o'clock yesterday afternoon following an illness of six months. A native of Burgaw, NC, he had been engaged in the furniture business in Spartanburg for 45 years. He was born May 2, 1861 and took an active part in the affairs of his church, for as long as his health permitted. He was the founder of the Herring Furniture company here. Survivors include two sons, Oren L Herring and Joe W Herring, both of Spartanburg. Funeral services will be conducted at 4 o'clock this afternoon at the J F Floyd mortuary by the Rev M B Patrick. Burial will be in the West Oakwood Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Spencer Rice, A E Tinsley, B F McCormick, P C Thomas, W T Turner, F E Bearden, A F Neister and Harold Murph."
According to the Spartanburg, SC city directory of 1910, the Herring Furniture Co was located at 115 E Main Street in that city. His home was located at 238 South Church street.
More About Hamilton Hillery Herring:
Burial: Unknown, West Oakwood Cemetery, Spartanburg, South Carolina.
More About Hamilton Hillery Herring and Lonnie Juliet DeLaughter:
Marriage: Bet. 1886 - 1888
Children of Hamilton Hillery Herring and Lonnie Juliet DeLaughter are:
- Oren Leonidas Herring, b. May 21, 1889, d. March 07, 1959, Spartanburg, South Carolina.
- Annie Wilma Herring, b. Bet. 1890 - 1892, d. July 22, 1937, Spartanburg, South Carolina.
- Joseph W Herring, b. June 09, 1898, d. April 29, 1962, Spartanburg, South Carolina.