Museum the New Llano Colony



Emory Lee Fread

Birth: Born in April 1928 while living in the colony.  

Description:  

Pre-Colony History:  

Family Information: Son of Lee and Ruby (Oberlitner) Fread; Brother of Arthur Lee Fread.  

Job in Colony:  

Home in Colony:  

Other Info: In 1928, two Ruby's had their first babies. Ruby Oberleitner Fread (Emory) and Ruby Synoground Nesnow (Maurice). It was reported that "each mama named Ruby thinks her baby is the sweetest, cutest baby ever."  

Post-Colony History:  

Death: Died in 1929 while the family was living in Toldeo, Ohio.  

Sources: "Vernon Parish Democrat": March 28, 1929; "Llano Colonist": April 7, 1928, April 13, 1929, May 27, 1933 (Story of Llano)