LeMars Semi-Weekly Sentinel, Page 1, LeMars, Iowa
June 19, 1914

Register Farm Names
Fifty Seven Owners Have Named Their Places
Stock Farm is a Favorite
Many of the Nomenclatures are Suitable and Express Individualism and
Characterization While Others are of a More Fanciful Nature
Fifty seven farm[s] in Plymouth county have been named by their owners and
the names registered in the county recorder’s office.

The following is a list of the names with owners and their address:

Honey Hollow Farm, C. F. Kannow, Hinton, Iowa.
Evergreen Farm, John S. Laux, LeMars.
Riverside Farm, M. J. Delahunt, Los Angeles.
Evergreen Hill, Andrew Hartter, LeMars.
Pleasant View Stock and Poultry Farm, Nick Reisch, LeMars.
Glenn-Dale, Mary E. Gill, Merrill.
Greenwood, G.A.C. Clark, LeMars.
Oak Hill, Niels Sorensen, LeMars.
Woodbine Farm, N. A. Gill, LeMars.
Mount Pleasant, John Allison, LeMars.
Morningside Stock Farm, Arnold Ahlfs, LeMars.
Ash Grove, Robert Hodgson, LeMars.
Berrydale, E. F. Anstine, LeMars.
Pleasant Stock Farm, Nick H. Majeres, Remsen.
Grand View, Mary Marcue, LeMars.
Spruce Mead, A. T. Stokes, LeMars.
Rose Valley Stock Farm, J. J. Elliott, LeMars.
Ridgeview Stock Ranch, E. H. Spaulding, Westfield.
Woodlawn Farm, William Utech[sic], LeMars, Iowa
West Grove Farm, Emma Miller, Merrill.
Ellendale, Thomas Adamson, LeMars.
Highland Farm, R. A. Hawkins, LeMars.
The Old People’s Home Farm, W. McCartney, Kingsley.
Floydview Farm, Grover C. Schneider, Merrill.
Oak Grove Farm, Ira D. Pearson, Hinton.
Green Valley Stock Farm, Paul E. Bock, Hinton.
Walnut Hill Farm, H. Husted, LeMars.
Bow Valley Farm, F. J. Dreckmann, LeMars, Iowa
Floyd Valley Farm, D. S. McArthur, LeMars.
“The Retreat,” Peter MacKinnon, LeMars.
Sunny View, R. S. Eyres, LeMars.
Evergreen Lawn Farm, Geo. Farrell, LeMars, Iowa.
Sunny Slope, J. A. Warner, LeMars.
Blair Gowrie Stock Farm, David Blair, Kingsley.
Mapledale, W. B. Hasbrook, LeMars.
Plymouth Beach, John Becker, LeMars.
Plymouth Valley Stock Farm, Wm. Kilker, LeMars.
Maple Grove Stock Farm, Jacob Herbst, Remsen.
Inglenook, Sarah M. Jenkins, Westfield.
Cotton Wood Lane Grain and Stock Farm, Herman Nitzshke, Kingsley.
Meadow View Stock Farm, H. P. Tonsfeldt, Remsen.
Broadlane Farm, C. P. Kloster, Remsen.
High View Farm, A. F. Riemenchneider, Kingsley.
Lundville, G. Emil Johnson, Akron.
Meadow Brook Stock Farm, F. N. Tritz, Remsen.
Imperial Stock Farm, R. A. Fry Estate, Granville.
East View Stock Farm, Cornelius Ludwig, Remsen.
Clover Ridge Stock Farm, A. W. Crouch, Hinton.

~Thanks to Viv Reeves for sharing this article that she received from her
cousin, Donna. Ladies, this is great county history!!


Farm Owner Alphabetical Listing (of this same 1914 news article)

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