Henry Sheller was born in Richland County, Ohio, December 23, 1844. He remained with his parents, and worked on the farm until he was thirty years of age. January 25, 1875, he married Miss Sarah M. Kelly, daughter of Patrick Kelly, one of Vermillion Township’s early settlers. She was born March 7, 1850. The subjects of this sketch moved to where they now reside soon after they were married, on a farm owned by Mr. Sheller’s father.
Mr. Sheller and wife have spent almost their entire life in Vermillion Township. They have one child, Emily Almina, born December 13, 1878. Mr. And Mrs. Sheller are descendents of pioneer blood, and are well calculated to meet the perplexities of life, and be useful members of society. Mr. Sheller is a Democrat in politics. He and his wife are members in good standing of the English Lutheran Church.