Workday Wednesday – Shorthorn Cattle Breeder

johnw_putting_up_hayJohn Wesley Tracy, Nebraska Pioneer, was an enterprising man.  Along with his dad and brothers he carved a prosperous farm out of the Nebraska prairie.  After his father died, Wesley bought out his siblings shares of the farm and by the time of his death he had doubled his land holdings.

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He started a business breeding Shorthorn Cattle.  He also raised and sold  Black Langshang chickens.  He called his farm, Clover Leaf Farm according to the Farmers’ Directory of Brown Township, 1924.

 

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About Rosanna Ward

Rosanna is a devoted mother of four children, two of which are homeschool graduates. She currently homeschools her 11 and 6 year old sons. Rosanna is a homeschool graduate and a graduate of Oral Roberts University: She grew up in Tulsa and has been homeschooling here for the past eleven years. Rosanna has loved family history for as long as she can remember and love genealogy for the stories of her ancestors.
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