Henry Binns was born 1866 in Middleburgh, Schoharie, NY, the son of Joseph Binns and Catharine of Germany.
About 1893 Henry married Grace Every of Middleburgh.
Owner and operator of Binn's Grove, also known as Binn's Landing. He also operated the East Berne Grist Mill and a boarding house that in later years became the Restseeker's Inn. Henry's farm was later to become Cole Hill Farm at the corner of County Rte. 2 (Cole Hill Road) and state Rte. 443.
Henry died Oct. 8, 1925. He is buried next to his wife in the Woodlawn Cemetery.