Warren County Iowa Genealogical Society




    Louis HOFFMAN

    In 1900 Louis HOFFMAN opened a harness shop in Lacona. He bought two more buildings in Lacona in 1906. In 1913 He started selling Ford cars along with the harness business. In 1916 he sold the harness stock and supplies to Bert HALTOM and concentrated on selling Ford cars and repairing autos.  (Source - Chronology of the early settlers of White Breast Township and Lacona compiled by Edith HEEMSTRA and John FORD sometime around 1980.)