Website by Steve Graves
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Steve is a great-grandson of Elmer E. Rudder who was a boss at the brick plant in 1914 and of the Jackson & Washington counties lineage of John M. Rudder b. 1788 Virginia – d. 1852 Salem, Washington County, Indiana as well as being a great-grandson of John P. Henderson (1865-1942) and of the line of Medora area Hendersons: Joseph Patten Henderson (1831-1916) and William Henderson (1794-1863). Both these Rudder and Henderson families are Indiana pioneer families being in the state prior to 1825.
This site aims to tell the story of the Medora Brick Plant and foster thought and discussion about its future.