Museum the New Llano Colony

Rex K. Dell

Birth: He was born around 1871 in Nevada.


Pre-Colony History:  

Family Information:  

Job in Colony: In 1936 he was pressed into service to help sort peanut seed for a large order. Often wrote for the colony diary.  

Home in Colony:  

Other Info: In 1936, he, along with Chester Peecher gave two very acceptable numbers on the violin and the accordion at the theater. At the Christmas program he offered two appropriate numbers on his accordion.  

Post-Colony History: In 1940 he was living with Edward C. Ranft in a home in the unincorporated New Llano, Louisiana (site of the old colony).  


Sources: "Llano Colonist": February 29, 1936, May 23, 1936, December 26, 1936; US Census: 1940