Museum the New Llano Colony



George "Uncle Sam" Wisely

Birth:  

Family Information: Father of Edgar Wisely.  

Description:  

Pre-Colony History:  

Home in Colony: Went to Arkansas for about a year, but returned in September 1919. 

Job in Colony:  

Other Info: In 1920, he toured Oklahoma with his son Edgar and Mr. W.T. Frakes trying to stir up interest in the colony. Was one of the members of the colony when George Pickett first named General Manager.  

Post-Colony History:  

Death:  

Sources: "Vernon Parish Democrat": September 27, 1919; August 19, 1920; "Llano Colonist": April 11, 1933 (Reprinted from the Colonist May 17, 1924)  

 

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