Museum the New Llano Colony



Clara Mae Fread

Birth: Born on July 31, 1927 in the colony.  

Family Information: Daughter of Warren and Vivian (Parker) Fread; sister of Warren Fread, Jr.  

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Pre-Colony History:  

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Other Info: In April 1929 Mrs. Minnie Hewitt held a birthday party in honor of Billie Busick, five years old, and Charlotte Hewitt, just four. Also attending were Clara Mae Fread, Byron Busick, George Maki, Jimmie Dix, Eugene Hewitt and Buddy Synoground.  

Post-Colony History:  

Death: She died in August 1930 from a "summer complaint". Funeral services were held in the grove near the little red school house. A girl chorus sang two songs and a brief parting word was said before the funeral cortege wended its way to the colony cemetery where her remains were laid to rest.  

Sources: US Census: 1930; "Llano Colonist": April 27, 1929, August 30, 1930  

 

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