The century farm of the Schilling-Wessels-Bergman families was recognized last week during the Rock County Fair. Pictured (from left) are Danielle Spykerboer, Aaron Spykerboer, Twyla Schilling, Craig Schilling (holding Axel Spykerboer), Gert Wessels and Karli Schilling.

Schilling-Wessels-Bergman farm hits century mark

The Craig and Twyla Schilling family of Ellsworth was recognized as a Century Farm Family at the Rock County Fair on July 28.

In 1916 John and Grace Bergman, Twyla Schilling’s great-grandparents, purchased 160 acres in the northeast quarter of Section 23 in Kanaranzi Township of Rock County.


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