for "Memories of Mom and Dad" written by Dorthy Swanson Sorenson, oldest of three daughters born to Ernest and Lena Swanson. This account is of her eight years in Nebraska and Wyoming.
Ernest and Lena Swanson married on 12/28/1921
They moved to western Nebraska in March of 1927
Alice was born December 1, 1928
The family moved to Wyoming in January of 1929
Bonnie was born in Lusk, 21 miles from the ranch, November 19, 1933
They moved to a smaller ranch near Manville in March of 1934
They returned to Iowa, where Ernest and Lena lived out the rest of their lives in 1935