Mary Stark

BioID: 
68
Last Name: 
Stark
First Name: 
Mary
Experience: 
Farm wife discusses butchering, holidays, and selling eggs
  • Age: 71
  • Interview Date: 11/24/1986
  • Interviewer: Kelly L. Keister, Northern Illinois University
  • Interview Length: 90 minutes Sit Down Interview
  • County: Kane
  • Mary Stark was born in Aurora, Illinois in 1915 and grew up on a farm. In 1939, Mary married Harry Stark and together they have farmed in Illinois and California, raising livestock, managing a dairy farm, selling eggs and growing grain and they have no intentions of retiring from farming.

Stark Family in Model T, circa 1915Stark Family in Model T, circa 1915

County: 
Kane
Gender: 
Female
Interview Decade: 
1980s
Age at Interview: 
70s
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