Louis Kappelmann and Lydia Krattli were married in New Haven, Missouri on April 20th, 1906. Louis had bought the farm earlier that year on March 12th, 1906 from John Holtgrewe.
On October 19th, 2006 at the Gasconade County Farm Services meeting the Louis Kappelmann farm was designated a Missouri Century Farm. The photo above is the Kappelmann’s receiving their
Century Farm sign and certificate.
Arvil and Doug Kappelmann. Doug made this sign from Eastern Red Cedar lumber cut on the farm.