8. Peter HERMAN was born on 8 September 1786 in Pennsylvania.50,51,52,53 He died on 2 March 1876 at the age of 89 in Catawba County, North Carolina. He was buried in Old St. Paul's Church Cemetery, Newton, Catawba County, NC. inscription reads: Aged 89y 5m 24d 1850 CCC - p276, dwelling#176, family#176
Peter made purchases from the estate of Godfrey Bolick, husband of Catherine Simon. (ref?)
Peter HERMAN and Lydia/Lidia SIMMONS were married on 10 March 1811 in Lincoln County, North Carolina.54 Lydia/Lidia SIMMONS, daughter of John SIMMONS and Magdalene STINE, was born on 13 May 1790 in Lincoln (Catawba County), North Carolina.51,52,53,55 She died on 9 June 1882 at the age of 92 in Catawba County, North Carolina. She was buried in Old St. Paul's Church Cemetery, Newton, Catawba County, NC. Inscription reads: Aged 92y 26d She may possibly be the sister of one of two contemporary Johns, listed in Bynum: Simmons, John x; Palmer, Betsy; Martin Friday (Freitag); 9 Nov 1801 and Jno Dickson Simmons, John; Jones, Isabella; James Walls (?); 20 Dec 1804; Lwn Henderson, as listed in Bynum.
Peter HERMAN and Lydia/Lidia SIMMONS had the following children: