Wm. Barth, a son of the above, was born in 1840, in German township, and still occupies the old homestead of his father. His family consists of three children, one son and two daughters. He has held many offices of trust in his township and enjoys the respect of the community.
From "History of Auglaize County, Ohio, with the Indian History of Wapakoneta, and the First Settlement of the County", Robert Sutton, Publishers, Wapakoneta, 1880