Museum the New Llano Colony

George "Uncle Sam" Wisely



Pre-Colony History:  

Family Information: Father of Edgar Wisely.  

Job in Colony:  

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

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:  


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