Milburn Windmill

Kentucky, IL

Status

Destroyed.

 

Owners

John Milburn (? - ?)

 

History of the Mill

 

Only known history is that John Milburn, a Methodist preacher from Kentucky, constructed a wind grist mill for the purpose of grinding the flour to be used as the offering of the Body of Christ; however, the windmill was partially destroyed by a storm and abandoned.
 

Source

 

  • Le Baron Jr., William.  The History of Edgar County, Illinois.  Chicago: William Le Baron, Jr. & Co., 1879.