Saint family long-time Jewell area farmers
February 27, 2020
“Jewell – We’ve Got A Story To Tell”! This story is of the Saints who have gone marching through Jewell’s Sesquicentennial history.
Nathan Carlyle Saint of Jewell is the sixth generation of the Saint family to farm in the Jewell area. Twenty-six-year old Saint is the son of Curtis and Annette Higgins Saint who have been farming west of Jewell since their wedding on Aug. 17, 1991.
But it all began in 1871 with Nathan’s great-great-great grandparents, Nathan Albertson and Louisa Francis Dawdy Saint. They came to Jewell County from Hardin County, Iowa with five-year old Will...