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Built c. 1844, Simon Truby’s brick home is one of the oldest buildings in Apollo, PA, a town established in 1816.



Truby Farmland Circa 1890

Simon Truby’s land was mostly undeveloped in 1890. A decade later, the vacant field above the farmhouse became Oak Hill; the field below is now N 8th St. & higher in Apollo, PA. NorthEndApollo-c1890
Truby farmland circa 1890

Simon Truby’s Family

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Simon Truby’s Family

Then And Now

Simon Truby farmhouse, circa 1890, at left. Sometime before 1950, a brick pantry and later a garage was added to what used to be the front of the house. The facade facing Terrace Ave today used to be the back of the house.

Then&Now

Then and Now

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