Edward Howard "Bill" Everitt
August 9, 2018
Courtesy of Everitt family
William Howard "Bill" Everitt was born May 20, 1933 on a farm/ranch east and south of Kiowa, Colorado on the Comanche Creek in Elbert County, Colorado. Bill was the 4th child in a family of 5 children born to his parents Carlos H. and Esther S. Everitt.
A few years later, 1937 or 1938, the family moved to a farm in Arapahoe County owned by Bill's grandmother, Mary Nelson. Bill started school at Parker, Colorado in September 1939 and continued on 11 years at Parker Consolidated School except 3rd grade at Rattlesnake School, a 1 room school house in northwest Elbert County. The family move...