Museum the New Llano Colony

Margaret Hamel



Pre-Colony History: She and her father were listed as new members in late 1928.  

Family Information: Daughter of Alfred "Fred" Hamel.

Her father later married Florence (Roe) Hamel and she became step-sister of Robert, Warren, Walter, Frances and Lucille Roe

Job in Colony: In 1928 she was loading lumber on wagons half a day, plus doing "stenog" work in the afternoons.

In March 1929 the lunch was prepared and handed out by Margaret Hamel, Helen Joe Daugherty, and Miss Eggleston.  

Home in Colony:  

Other Info: Part of the program at the theater; A senior member of the Glee Club.  

Post-Colony History:  


Sources: Llano Colonist: December 29, 1928, March 23, 1929, April 13, 1929; Vernon Parish Democrat: February 28, 1929