NEW DIGGINGS ON THE FEVER 1824-1864
by
Margaret S. Carter

The book can still be purchased from:
Southwest Graphics, Box 96, Darlington, WI  53530    
 1-608-776-4042

Patrons' Directory in Plat Book of Lafayette County - 1895
Pages 111 - 112
 

(PAGE 111 & PAGE 112)

New Diggings

Booty, David Oak Grove Farm.  Farmer and Stock Raiser New Dig.
Buxton, John Dealer in Dry Goods, Groceries, Boots and Shoes,
Hats and caps, Flour and Fed, Hardware, Tinware.  
Clothing a Specialty.  Postoffice in store at Leadmine.
Leadmine
Cook, T. S. Pine Spring Farm.  Farmer and Stock Raiser Meekers Grove
Craig, Francis Evergreen Grove Farm.
Miner and Farmer State Line Farm.  
Farmer and Stock Raiser
New Dig.
Harker, B. State Line Farm.  Farmer and Stock Raiser Council Hill, Ill.
Peacock, John T. Old Race Track Farm.  Farmer New Dig.
Peacock, Thomas Peacock Homestead.  Farmer Benton
Pedelty, Peter S. Spring Brook Farm.  
Breeder of Shorthorn Cattle and Poland China Hogs
Etna
Pratt, Mrs. Sarah Sunnyside Farm.  Farming Leadmine
Redfearn, Geo. W. English Hollow Farm.   Farmer New Dig.
Richardson, Mark Fever River Farm.  Farmer Council Hill, Ill.
Rowe, Mrs. Mary Spring Valley Farm.  Farming Leadmine
Sedgwick, Geo. S. Occidental Mining Farm.  Farmer New Dig.
Sheffer, E. P. Etna Stock Farm.  Breeder of Shorthorn cattle and
Poland China Hogs
Etna
Spensely, John Durham Dairy Stock Farm.  Farmer New Dig.
Stubbs, Mrs. Mary Home Farm.   Retired New Dig.
Thompson, Joseph M. Shawnee Town Farm.  Farmer and Breeder
of Jersey Cattle
New Dig.
Thompson, J. W. Catch All Farm.  Breeder of Durham Cattle New Dig.
Turnbull, J. H. Fever Dale Farm.  Farmer New Dig.
Weiskircher, Catherine Evergreen Farm.  Farming and Mining Etna
Winskell, H. L. Member of Town Board.  Loaning Money New Dig.

  New Diggings Is An Old Diggings  by  Margaret S. Carter

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