This old home is in the Manatee Historical Village 6 miles from my front door. Over the years I have spent many happy hours wandering in it with my camera.
Click Here for a Past Posts on the park. It is under label Historical Park
The Settlers House was built in 1912 by the Will Stephens Family. Located on a farm near Ona and moved to the park to preserve it.
We were to late for the garden, it had been harvested and pulled up. There were a few sunflowers left.
the park has a General Store, Boat work's, Church from 1884, School House, Court House, a small cabin, Cracker House, Smokehouse, Sugar Cane Mill, 2 barns and a windmill.
My Maternal Grandmother lived in a house very much like this one, only a few miles from this home.