Henry Pennoyer Creator
Loutit District Library Subject
Pennoyer, Henry, 1809-1886 Subject
Hotelkeepers -- Michigan -- Grand Haven Subject
Sheriffs -- Michigan -- Ottawa County Item Number
In 1838, Henry Pennoyer was elected Ottawa County's first Sheriff. From 1838 to 1856, Pennoyer managed the Washington House, and from 1843 to 1860, he was the proprietor of the Ottawa House Hotel. Pennoyer was Treasurer for the City of Grand Haven and served in the State House in 1849. Ten years later, he served in the State Senate.