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Re: Homestead

Postby maryjane48 » Dec 21st, 2017, 5:18 pm

Jflem. Have you been to the moon also . [icon_lol2.gif]

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Re: Homestead

Postby dirtybiker » Dec 21st, 2017, 5:30 pm

Ken7 wrote:http://www.prairie-towns.com/

This is another good one. Enjoy!


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Re: Homestead

Postby Jflem1983 » Dec 22nd, 2017, 12:24 pm

maryjane48 wrote:Jflem. Have you been to the moon also . [icon_lol2.gif]



Not till they find oil there :up:
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Re: Homestead

Postby d0nb » Dec 22nd, 2017, 4:01 pm

Jflem1983 wrote:Just curious how many on here have roots in the homesteads of western Canada.

With all the crown land out there doing nothing. All the homeless people in the cities.

Why is Canada not looking into this as a viable option for Canadians today. My uncle still lives on land my great grand dad homesteaded in 1904.

Great grand dad walked from Oklahoma to get some land of his own !


How cool is that. Did he move to Oklahoma from Kansas, Missouri or Nebraska? That was common as families outgrew the earlier homesteads and moved on to the next land opportunity.

I asked one of the old-timers why they were eager to move to a place with so much winter. He just laughed said, "You've never been to Oklahoma, have you?" :biggrin: I've never been, but parts of it look quite lovely.
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Re: Homestead

Postby Jflem1983 » Dec 22nd, 2017, 4:08 pm

d0nb wrote:
Jflem1983 wrote:Just curious how many on here have roots in the homesteads of western Canada.

With all the crown land out there doing nothing. All the homeless people in the cities.

Why is Canada not looking into this as a viable option for Canadians today. My uncle still lives on land my great grand dad homesteaded in 1904.

Great grand dad walked from Oklahoma to get some land of his own !


How cool is that. Did he move to Oklahoma from Kansas, Missouri or Nebraska? That was common as families outgrew the earlier homesteads and moved on to the next land opportunity.

I asked one of the old-timers why they were eager to move to a place with so much winter. He just laughed said, "You've never been to Oklahoma, have you?" :biggrin: I've never been, but parts of it look quite lovely.


I wish i knew more of the family story
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Re: Homestead

Postby Catsumi » Dec 22nd, 2017, 5:25 pm

My regret is not asking the questions that now roam about in my skull, but, back then, when I was very young, did not know what questions to ask.

Now no one can fill in the blanks, so just have to use imagination and "borrow" from those who did commit memories to paper.
nothing wrong with being open minded as long as your brains don't fall out.

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Re: Homestead

Postby Jflem1983 » Dec 26th, 2017, 4:14 pm

Like 40 below back in sask tonight. Glad to be in kelowna .
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Re: Homestead

Postby Veovis » Dec 26th, 2017, 8:01 pm

Jflem1983 wrote:Like 40 below back in sask tonight. Glad to be in kelowna .


NO that's actually caused by the NHL stating that the Canucks won the Stanley cup and hell immediately froze over.



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