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2011 Land Report 100: Williams Family

No. 53 Williams Family 180,000 acres The family’s Pitchfork Land & Cattle Company, with a home ranch that covers 165,000 acres in Texas, includes a cow-calf operation, a hunting program, and a horse program that is known for its signature

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

2011 Land Report 100: Roxana Hayne & Joan Kelleher

No. 43 Roxana Hayne & Joan Kelleher 213,370 acres In the late 19th century, Vermont native Alfred S. Gage founded what would become known as the A. S. Gage Ranches in Texas. Operations once covered half a million acres. Today,

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

2011 Land Report 100: H.L. Kokernot Heirs

No. 30 H.L. Kokernot Heirs 278,000 acres The Kokernots’ ties to Texas date back to the Revolution. According to the Texas State Historical Society, the family’s o6 brand was first registered in Calhoun County in 1837. Today, the heirs of

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

Land Report 100er: Emmett McCoy

This Texan’s life is a testament to family, ranching, business, and philanthropy BY BRENDA McCOY REMME & MEAGAN McCOY JONES PHOTOGRAPHY BY LAURENCE PARENT PUBLISHED SUMMER 2012 Emmett is best known as the founder of McCoy’s Building Supply, an 83-store lumber and

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Feature, Land Report 100, Magazine, News Desk, Texas

2011 Land Report 100: Fasken Family

No. 27 Fasken Family 300,000 acres David Fasken purchased the C Ranch in Texas in 1912, which marked the beginning of the family’s fondness for land. After finding success in the oil and gas industry, his heirs expanded their holdings.

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

2011 Land Report 100: Bidegain Family

No. 53 Bidegain Family 180,000 acres The T4 Cattle Company in Montoya, New Mexico, has been in the family since 1902, when it was much smaller and originally known as the Kohn Ranch. Phil Bidegain, the founder’s great-grandson, manages the

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

2011 Land Report 100: Cassidy Heirs

No. 44 Cassidy Heirs 212,985 acres John Cassidy arrived in Bangor, Maine, from Nova Scotia in 1859, and a decade later he had begun acquiring timberland in the area. Over the years he continued to add to his holdings, making

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

2011 Land Report 100: Mike Smith

 No. 36 Mike Smith 248,500 acres Slowly but steadily, Mike Smith of Amarillo has added to his landholdings over the years with the majority of his acquisitions throughout Texas. A large percentage of Smith’s holdings are concentrated in the Panhandle

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

2011 Land Report 100: D.M. O’Connor Heirs

No. 15 D.M. O’Connor Heirs 500,000 acres Dennis Martin O’Connor was reportedly disappointed to strike oil instead of water when he and his father began drilling artesian wells to water their cattle. Eventually, the Tom O’Connor Field (named for D.M.’s

Posted in 2011 Fall, Feature, News Desk

This Land Is Your Land

With the Homestead Act, the Great Emancipator not only bettered lives, he bettered his country. One hundred and fifty years have passed since Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act into law. Heard of it? I’ll give you the nickel tour.

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Posted in 2012 Summer, Feature, News Desk
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