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 ====== Berkshire ====== ====== Berkshire ======
 {{   ​http://​bcplfusion.bcpl.org/​Repository/​williford_family_donated_by_mrs._poe.jpg?​400|Willeford Family circa 1890}} {{   ​http://​bcplfusion.bcpl.org/​Repository/​williford_family_donated_by_mrs._poe.jpg?​400|Willeford Family circa 1890}}
-No longer in existence, Berkshire was a [[towns|town]] in southern [[Boone County]]. ​ It was located south of [[Verona]], though its exact location is no longer known. Berkshire had a post office from [[1881]] to 1914. Well-known families from the area include: the Anderson Family; the McManama Family; the Waller Family; and the Willeford Family.+No longer in existence, Berkshire was a [[towns|town]] in southern [[Boone County]]. ​ It was located south of [[Verona]], though its exact location is no longer known. Berkshire had a post office from [[1881]] to 1914. Well-known families from the area include: the [[Anderson Family]]; the McManama Family; the Waller Family; and the Willeford Family.
  
 The following graffiti once appeared on a barn there: "If Boone County was a mule, Berkshire would be the tail end."​(( William Conrad, //​[[http://​bcplfusion.bcpl.org/​Repository/​Yesterdays.pdf|Yesterdays:​ An Enriching Adventure in Boone County'​s Past]]//, p.80)) The following graffiti once appeared on a barn there: "If Boone County was a mule, Berkshire would be the tail end."​(( William Conrad, //​[[http://​bcplfusion.bcpl.org/​Repository/​Yesterdays.pdf|Yesterdays:​ An Enriching Adventure in Boone County'​s Past]]//, p.80))
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