Gottlieb E. Allinger was born in Germany in 1840; when six years of age he was brought by his father, Jacob Allinger, to Shelby County. Mr. Allinger is a miller by trade. having commenced that business in 1863. In 1871 he built the Port Jefferson Flouring Mills for Messrs. Manning, Dunlap & Co. In 1873 he bought the same, and is now running it. He has ground as high as 52,000 bushels in a year; their average has been 46,000 bushels of wheat per year, besides other grains. In 1861 Mr. Allinger married Miss Mary Conner. They have three children, viz., Jennie, born 1862; Lope C., born 1864; and Minnie, born 1866. Mr. Allinger has been trustee of his township four terms, clerk one term, and is treasurer of the township at the present time.



History of Shelby County, Ohio; R. Sutton & Co, Philadelphia PA, 1883