Chronicles of Boone County

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Berkshire

Willeford Family circa 1890 No longer in existence, Berkshire was a town in southern Boone County. It was located south of Verona, though its exact location is no longer known. Berkshire had a post office from 1881 to 1914. Well-known families from the area include: the Anderson Family; the McManama Family; the Waller Family; and the Willeford Family.

The following graffiti once appeared on a barn there: “If Boone County was a mule, Berkshire would be the tail end.”1)

berkshire.txt · Last modified: 2013/04/27 13:48 by bstriker