Wednesday, December 7, 2016
1012 C Street Floresville, TX 78114 Phone: 830-216-4519 Fax: 830-393-3219
Recalling the early days of Floresville
Compiled by J.G. Youngblood
In the year of 1886, my father moved from Goliad to Wilson County. He brought the household goods in an old hickory cart. I brought the cattle on behind the wagon. We were three or four days on the road. The last night out we camped where Joe Sheehy’s home now stands. Our stock got water from a pool where the Pecan Park is now located. We left the next day to go west of the river to buy a home. It took us almost a day to cross our cattle on the ferry across the San Antonio River. . . .
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