Origin of farm hand
Examples from the Web for farm hand
A farm-hand, a trusted native servant, was asked to undertake the task of escorting Mr. Celliers to the Boer lines.The Petticoat Commando|Johanna Brandt
There was the farm-hand who had come to town with the wild son of his employer—an honest, law-abiding farmer.Christmas Eve on Lonesome and Other Stories|John Fox, Jr.
The necessities of a farm-hand on the estates of Italy are less than those of the same hand in the cities of America.Races and Immigrants in America|John R. Commons
There was no work here; unless perhaps he might hire out as a farm-hand, at small wages indeed.The Happy Venture|Edith Ballinger Price
He was a farm-hand—a poor but honest fellow who had both wife and children.The Story of Don Quixote|Arvid Paulson, Clayton Edwards, and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra