Grant County, South Dakota

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The photo to the left was contributed by David Stengel, and reads:

"IN THIS CITY, ON JULY 17, 1925, BY ACTION OF THE SOUTH DAKOTA DEPARTMENT OF THE AMERICAN LEGION, THE NATION-WIDE ORGANIZATION OF LEGION JUNIOR BASEBALL WAS FIRST PROPOSED AS A PROGRAM OF SERVICE TO THE YOUTH OF AMERICA.

This Monument Erected by Birch-Miller Post No. 9

American Legion, Milbank, South Dakota"

 


Levi Lockwood died in 1886 in Millbank SD Levi's wife Thankful Jenkins Lockwood died in 1880. They had 8 children. Their son, John B Lockwood spent 8 yrs in farm implement sales, later a livery business. John B Lockwood's spouse, Florilla ran a millinery shop.

Submitted by Carol Grussing
rcgruss(at)q.com

 

 


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