Museum the New Llano Colony



O.H. Larsen Alternate spelling Larson

Birth: Born around 1869 in Iowa.  

Family Information:  

Description:  

Pre-Colony History: In 1935 he was living in rural Allen Parish, Louisiana.  

Home in Colony: After the death of Rachel Waters, he moved in with her widower, Rezin, hoping to ease his loneliness.  

Job in Colony: Blacksmith -- one of the things he produced was a wheelbarrow for Joe Winegar for "toting" firewood. 

Other Info:  

Post-Colony History: In 1940 he was living in a home in the unincorporated New Llano, Louisiana (site of the old colony), with Carl Nelson as his lodger.  

Death:  

Sources: "Llano Colonist": February 15, 1936, February 29, 1936; US Census: 1940  

 

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