He lived in our vicinity during the early part of the 1800's. And yes, he planted thousands and thousands of apple trees. Up until just a few years ago, some of the descendants of those apple trees were still alive. At this point in time, I am unsure if any are still living.
Today, Mr. Kerry and I decided to take advantage of the beautiful, late summer weather. We went to a rummage sale (the best I've ever been to!), grazed at Sam's Club, and enjoyed a classic car show and ice cream social at a small country church.
But, in between all of that, we visited the restored blockhouse that our community is famous for.