More on the Renshaws and a bit about W. H. Peck
June 23, 2017
In this article I will share some Renshaw family history along with weather, crops, individuals, schools, and business information.
Renshaw reports that their son, Morris, somehow had a broken hip. Guess who was there to take care of it? That’s right, Dr. B. B. Sandy who lived only about four miles northeast. It was a bad break and Dr. Sandy said there was a one in one hundred chance that Morris wouldn’t be a cripple.
The first bone setting did not work and Dr. Sandy was called back to reset the hip. He made a splint, a sandbag, and a pulley with a bucket of sand to provide the proper a...