Anna Ings : Matriarch

In each community there are a couple of people from whom many of the current residents are descended.  In our community Anna Ings is the mother to many of us. Anna has descendants that pass through several generations in the district and include surnames such as Green, Fry, Brockhoff, Caldicott, Townsend, Shaw, McAulay, Conlon, Mason,…

Tuck Schultz plays a joke on Archie Green

PLOUGHING ON REGARDLESS My brother and a neighbor’s son, Tuck Schultz, were walking to school one morning.  Orchards were ploughed back in those days, there was no irrigation, and to conserve enough moisture to grow the crop during the year, the grass had to be killed.  Archie Green was ploughing close to the road as…