1927 – 1927
Archie Ludwick was born in 1927 to Ten Sleep residents Edward C. and Bessie Jones Ludwick. Archie had 4 brothers, Vern, Edward G., Guy and Art, and 2 sisters., Lillian and Edith. Archie died in infancy.
Edward C. was a mechanic and owned a garage repair business in Ten Sleep. In 1935, due to the economic conditions of the Great Depression, the family moved from Ten Sleep to San Luis Obispo, California where Bessie’s sister lived. While living in California, Edward and Bessie gave birth to a 7th child, Beverly.
Note: Arthur J. Ludwick, son of Edward G. Ludwick provided the information for Archie’s life sketch.