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Thomas Richardson and Jacob Stinchfield, Strong, ca. 1888

Thomas Richardson and Jacob Stinchfield, Strong, ca. 1888

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Strong Historical Society

On the left is Thomas L. Richardson (1812-1895). He was a prominent farmer with property just south of the village on the east side of Sandy River in Strong.

On the right is Jacob Hammond Stinchfield (1814-1889). He, too, was a farmer on property one half mile to the east in Strong.

Both of them converted their farms to raise sheep during the Civil War in support of the Union Army.


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