J.D. McKay, great-great-grandson of Cresco founder, loans family Bible to Genealogy Society during Cresco 150th Celebration visit
Howard-Winnneshiek Genealogy Society member Janice Strike presents J.D. McKay with the Beadle family history during his visit to Cresco during the town's 150th Celebration. McKay presented the Genealogy Society with two family Bibles for extended loan.
Following his presentation at Cresco Public Library during Cresco's 15oth Celebration, the Howard-Winneshiek Genealogical Society presented Judge J.D. McKay with a history of the Beadle family. J.D. McKay presented Cresco Public Library and the Howard-Winneshiek Genealogical Society with two family Bibles for extended loan, which contain the birth records of McKay's great-great grandfather, Augustus Beadle, the founder of Cresco. Thank you to Judge J.D. McKay for this honor!