The Most Valuable And Productive Farms Section - In The Book:
The New Century Atlas Of Cayuga County, New York - 1904 - Page 123

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ARTHUR LEADER

10th FARM ON PAGE 123

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EVERGREEN LAWN is owned by Arthur Leader. Postoffice address, Poplar Ridge. Consists of ninety acres, located on the State Road from Moravia to Aurora. Aurora six miles, Moravia nine, and Auburn fifteen miles distant. The location is delightful, being surrounded by evergreens from which this farm derives its name. Hay, grain and dairying are its principal products, milk from its dairy is conveyed to the Poplar Ridge Elgin Creamery near by. John P. Chase, the first owner given in this record, sold to William Hawley, from him to Mr. Leader, who is a native of Cayuga County, born in 1876, was married to Miss Estella P. Kendall in 1892, their family consists of one daughter. In addition to the usual farm products as herein mentioned, there is an abundance of fruit grown consisting of apples (of which there is an orchard of two acres), plums, pears, cherries and small fruits. Mr. Leader is one of the young farmers of this town and takes pride in his farm, he is quick to provide the latest machinery or whatever will be of advantage to his farming operations. The buildings are provided with pure well water, and there are seven acres of hardwood timber.

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