Museum the New Llano Colony

William Zimmerman

Birth: He was born around 1906 in Germany  

Family Information: Son of Augusta and J. Zimmerman.


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.  

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

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Post-Colony History:  


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


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