Government Forces William to leave Wilna farm Vantassel family photo

Government Forces William to leave Wilna farm

When the rumors began about the expansion of Pine Camp, Father was slow to jump! This place was home & he had put his life into making improvements on our farm. He was one of the last ones to sell. ... show more

When the rumors began about the expansion of Pine Camp, Father was slow to jump! This place was home & he had put his life into making improvements on our farm. He was one of the last ones to sell. After much looking, he found this farm watered by gravity which looked like HEAVEN. However, the clay-sand soil sometimes got him down and he spent much time attending auctions.' - Esther

Isabelle Mudd William was the last one to move as he would not move until he received his payment from the government his farm. It was pretty lonely for Mother that fall.
Feb 28, 2004 · Reply
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