Modern Urban Woods is a new business in Chicago specializing in making furniture out of deconstructed barns. Their first project from is from a Hawley farm in Marne, Michigan that was homesteaded in 1849 and is still owned by the family. The original owner was Sylvester S Hawley, Jr, born in Vermont. His line of descent was Joseph/Samuel/Ephraim/Abel/Abel/ Sylvester/Sylvester.
Modern Urban Woods will be at the Old House New House Home Show at Pleasant Run Resort in St Charles, Illinois this weekend if you are in the area and would like to stop by.