Museum the New Llano Colony

William Zimmerman

Birth: Born around 1906 in Germany  


Pre-Colony History: In July 1920, the Zimmerman family, who had previously purchased some land a few miles out from the colony, decided that it would be a much better proposition to join the colony, so they moved into the colony village.  

Family Information: Son of Augusta and J. Zimmerman.

Job in Colony: In 1920, when the family moved into the colony village, Will began helping out at the dairy.

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Sources: US Census: 1920; "Vernon Parish Democrat": July 29, 1920