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Ivy, Ted

Ivy, Ted

Ivy, Ted

Date: Friday, February 21, 2020

Interview 293a: In this interview with Jonathan Gerland, Angelina County native Ted Ivy reminisces about growing up in Huntington as a descendant of early Angelina County settlers.  He recounts his family history in the area, tells where his ancestors came from and how they came to Angelina County, and describes what life was like as he grew up during the Great Depression and World War II.  He also tells about his time in the military during the Korean War. Mr. Ivy remembers many of the area’s oldest families and describes the businesses, schools, and churches that filled Huntington through the years.