Life on a Farm

Farmers work hard to survive

Workers on a farm

Life on a farm was very hard. They had to work all the time to survive. Most families on a farm had 7 to 10 children to help in the fields. Farmers also owend slaves which were people kidnaped from Africa to work in the new world.

Farm Houses

Houses on a farm were a 1 room building. There was a attic above the room. In one corner of the house the parents slept, and the kids slept in little beds or the attic.