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Elizabeth Ruth Biggs (1854 - 1898)

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Margaret "Maggie' Hendrickson (deceased)

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Ruth Ann Williams (1858 - 1949)

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Cecelia Lucretia Morgan (1842 - 1863)

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Hannah Sater Williams (1824 - 1897)

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Theodocia Hutchison MP (1807 - 1887)

Theodocia Snelling was the daughter of William Snelling and Sarah Scott. She was born March 27, 1807 in Breckinridge County, Kentucky. She married John Hutchison (or Hutchinson) in Caldwell County, Ken...

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Gertrude Williams MP (1849 - 1930)

Gertrude Hutchison was the daughter of John and Theodocia Snelling, She was born in Grundy County, Missouri on September 16, 1949 Her father died in California after leaving his family to go to the gol...

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Almira A Williams (1842 - 1866)

Almira was one of fifteen children born to Able Russell and Elizabeth nee Shelley. The family came to Oregon in about 1849. She married Elias Williams in Lane County Oregon on June 17, 1858. Two sons, ...

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Elias Pitzer Williams (1837 - 1921)

At the age of 16, Elias came to Oregon with his family. They were members of the Lost Wagon Train on 1853 that took the Elliot Cutoff. He settled in Lost Valley, in the Oregon Territory...purchasing pr...

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Chloe Clark Willson (1815 - 1871)

Birth: 1815 Death: Jun. 2, 1871 Member of the Oregon Methodist Mission of 1844. Opened the institution known as the Oregon Institue, and was the first teacher. The Oregon Institute later became W...

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Dr William Holden Willson (1805 - 1856)

Birth: 1805 Death: Apr. 17, 1856 Shared stone with his wife, Chloe Willson. Stone reads: "He lived and died a Christian. Absent from the body and present with the Lord." Family links: Spous...

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William Lysander Adams (1821 - 1906)

In Galesburg, Knox county, Illinois, Dr. Adams was married August 25, 1844, to Miss Frances Olivia Goodell. She was a daughter of Able Goodell and was born in Harmony, Somerset county, Maine, Octob...

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Alva E. Ackerson (1864 - 1942)

Find a Grave Birth: 1864 Death: 1942 Family links: Spouse: Gorkins Darius Ackerson (1855 - 1925) Burial: Oswego Pioneer Cemetery Lake Oswego Clackamas County Oregon, USA Maintai...

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Gorkins Darius Ackerson (1855 - 1925)

Find a Grave Birth: Jan. 22, 1855 Death: Jul. 9, 1925 Family links: Parents: Garret Ackerson (1816 - 1901) Anna Ackerson (1826 - ____) Spouse: Alva E. Ackerson (1864 - 1942)*...

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Lucretia Jane Borland (1850 - 1934)

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Christopher Columbus Borland (1849 - 1934)

Find a Grave Birth: Jan. 3, 1849 Death: Jul. 2, 1934 Family links: Children: Bernice Estella Borland Day (1873 - 1949)* Burial: Oswego Pioneer Cemetery Lake Oswego Clackamas County ...

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Charles B. Johnson (1804 - 1876)

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Henry Clark Merwin (deceased)

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Mary Ann Ackerson (1853 - 1927)

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Truman Cody Ackerson (1848 - 1917)

Find a Grave Birth: 1848 Illinois, USA Death: May 25, 1917 Montana, USA Died Fort Benton, MT. Father of: Harriett 1870 NE Hannah 1872 NE Emma 1874 NE Albert J. 1876 NE George 1878...

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Anna Ackerson (1828 - 1908)

Find a Grave Birth: 1826 Death: unknown Family links: Spouse: Garret Ackerson (1816 - 1901) Children: Abraham M. Ackerson (1846 - 1911)* Truman Ackerson (1848 - 1917)* Lucr...

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Montgomery Boone (1857 - 1871)

Find a Grave Birth: 1857 Oregon, USA Death: unknown Parents: Jesse VanBibber Boone and Elizabeth Fudge Boone. 1860 US Federal Census, Curry, Clackamas, Oregon: Jesse V Born (Boon/Boone), age ...

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Nancy Letha Boone (1848 - 1915)

Find a Grave Birth: 1848 Death: 1915 Family links: Spouse: Alphonso Daniel Boone (1837 - 1915)* Burial: Sumner Pioneer Cemetery Coos County Oregon, USA Created by: Tony Larson

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Alphonso Daniel Boone, Jr. (1837 - 1915)

Find a Grave Birth: 1837 Death: 1915, USA Grandson of Jesse Bryan Boone & Chloe VabBibber and the great grandson of Daniel Boone & Rebecca Bryan Boone. His wife's name was Nancy Leathea Barker ...

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Ethel Annette Curry (1859 - 1866)

Find a Grave Birth: Apr. 21, 1859 Portland Multnomah County Oregon, USA Death: Aug. 3, 1866 Portland Multnomah County Oregon, USA Family links: Parents: George Law Curry (1820 - 1878) ...

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George Law Curry, 5th Governor of Oregon Territory MP (1820 - 1878)

Find a Grave] Wikipedia George Law Curry (July 2, 1820 – July 28, 1878) was a United States political figure and newspaper publisher predominately in what became the state of Oregon. A nativ...

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Chloe Curry (Boone) (1822 - 1899)

Find a Grave Birth: 1822 Death: 1889 Portland Multnomah County Oregon, USA Family links: Parents: Alphonso Boone (1796 - 1850) Spouse: George Law Curry (1820 - 1878) Child...

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Alphonso Boone MP (1796 - 1849)

Alphonso Boone (November 7, 1796 – February 27, 1850) was an American pioneer in what became the state of Oregon. A native of Kentucky, he was the grandson of Daniel Boone, and lived much of...

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Alphonzo Boone (1859 - 1871)

Find a Grave Birth: 1859 Marion County Oregon, USA Death: unknown 1860 US Federal Census, Curry, Clackamas, Oregon: Jesse V Born (Boon/Boone), age 34, born about 1826 in Missouri, Farmer; Elisa...

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George Law Boone (1855 - 1918)

Find a Grave Birth: Apr. 17, 1855 Clackamas County Oregon, USA Death: Mar. 14, 1918 Brownsville Linn County Oregon, USA Born at Boones Ferry, Oregon, to Parents: Jesse VanBibber Boone and Eliza...

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Alma Boone (1854 - 1871)

Find a Grave Birth: 1855 Oregon, USA Death: unknown Polk County Oregon, USA Parents: Jesse VanBibber Boone and Elizabeth Fudge Boone. 1860 US Federal Census, Curry, Clackamas, Oregon: Jesse V...

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Vetal Cimino (1830 - d.)

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Sonora "Nora" Cimino (Boone) (1852 - 1910)

Find a Grave Birth: 1852 Death: 1910, USA 58 yrs, wife of Vetal. Family links: Spouse: Vetal Cimino (1830 - 1908) Burial: Winona Cemetery Tualatin Washington County Oregon, USA ...

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Charles Wesley Purdin (1825 - 1886)

1870 Census: 1880 Census:

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Deborah Purdin (1802 - 1888)

From: August 17, 1888, Oregonian; p 3 "Death of a Pioneer Woman" Mrs. Deborah Purdin, wife of Ira E. Purdin, Sr., died at her home near Forest Grove, Oregon, on Thursday, August 9. Mrs. Purdin was ...

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Ira Ellis Purdin (1801 - 1892)

From obituary in the Forest Grove Times, February 26, 1892: Ira E. Purdin, Sr., died at his residence north of Forest Grove, February 20, 1892, age 90y 9m 10d. Born at Redstone, Virginia, May 10, 180...

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Samuel Walker (1801 - 1870)

Samuel, Jemima and family joined the Nathaniel FORD wagon train in May of 1844 and traveled the Oregon Trail. He secured 640.08 acres of land in the Oregon Donation Land Claims (Certificate #27) in Mar...

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Mary A Merwin MP (1853 - d.)

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Robert Walker (1825 - 1899)

From: April 5, 1899; Oregonian, p 10 Forest Grove, April 4 Robert Walker, who died at Cornelius yesterday, aged 74, was buried this afternoon. The funeral services were conducted by the Rev. Mr. Lu...

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Minerva Walker (1828 - 1911)

From Washington County News Times, July 16, 1908: [Not an Obituary] Five generations gathered last Thursday when Mrs. Minerva Walker, of near Banks, and her descendents met to have pictures taken at ...

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Ammon Knighten (1787 - 1877)

From: AMMON KNIGHTEN was born in Stokes, North Carolina on 13 August 1787. His parents were JESSE and HANNAH KNIGHTEN. AMMON KNIGHTEN was living in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky at the time of the 18...

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Alexander Pierce Trimble (1822 - 1900)

Alexander Pierce Trimble was the son of William and Ann Nancy Carter Trimble. Alexander married Polly A. Knapp May 7,1846 in Bloomfield, Walworth County, Wis. The Trimbles were Scots-Irish Presbyterian...

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Mary "Polly" Ann Trimble (Knapp) (1828 - 1898)

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John William Womack (1849 - 1921)

John William Womack, son of Jacob and Lurreene Bougher Womack, was born in Unionville, Missouri, He, and a cousin Crawford Womack, made an early trip into Wallowa Valley, camping along Bear Creek. Duri...

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Mary Powell (1812 - 1893)

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Noah Powell (1808 - 1875)

"He married Mary Smith in 1830. In April 1851, he and his family started for Oregon with his brothers John and Alfred, arriving in September. He settled in the north end of Howell's Prairie in Marion C...

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Rev John Alkire Powell (1807 - 1880)

"After coming to Oregon in 1851, before the days of church houses, he preached in groves, barns, school- houses and residences all over Western Oregon. In 1852 he became the first missionary of the Chr...

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Thomas Owen Maxwell (1833 - 1920)

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Ludlow Maxwell (1806 - 1899)

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Martha M Custer (1824 - 1902)

Birth: Feb. 11, 1824 Adams County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Sep. 8, 1902 Linn County Oregon, USA Family links: Spouses: Ruel Custer (1829 - 1917) John H Lines (1803 - 1868)* Children: Monter...

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Ruel Custer (1828 - 1917)

Birth: Jan. 21, 1829 Death: Sep. 9, 1917 He is listed under "Additional Burials" and I did not find a headstone and it doesn't list where he is buried. He was born in Indiana. In the spring of 1853...

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York MP (1770 - c.1822)

York A very important figure in respect to the discovery of the American West , and a key Team Member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. History records this man as a "Jack of all trades" York`s ab...

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John H Lines (1803 - 1868)

Birth: Apr. 24, 1803 Franklin Johnson County Indiana, USA Death: Oct. 21, 1868 Linn County Oregon, USA John Henry Lines was the son of Henry Lines and Margaret Hackleman. He was born in Franklin Co...

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Rebecca Ann Custer (1829 - 1865)

Birth: 1829 Death: 1865 She is listed under "Additional Burials" and I did not find a headstone and it doesn't list where she should be buried. She married Ruel Custer in Iowa. Step-daughter of Joh...

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Thomas Trephena Custer (1839 - 1866)

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Stephenson Rayburn (c.1820 - 1905)

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Elzina Steward (1842 - 1925)

Aug. 9, 1925 Oregonian, p 8 "Yamhill Pioneer Dies"McMinnville, Or., Aug. 8 Mrs. Elzina Stewart, 83, a pioneer who crossed the plains by ox team in 1844 and for 81 years has been a continuous reside...

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John Henry Hess (c.1805 - 1873)

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Nancy Allen (1801 - 1870)

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Lemuel Green Matthews (1858 - 1929)

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David Hurst (1827 - 1892)

Hurst--At his home in North Salem, Wednesday morning, April 27, 1892, from heart disease, David Hurst, aged 66 years. Deceased was born in Baltimore and in 1850 came to Oregon and settled in Douglas ...

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Emily Weaver (1855 - 1913)

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Joseph Columbus Cornelison (1829 - 1893)

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Sarah Jane Cornelison (1833 - 1901)

She was the sunshine of our home" In the spring of 1851, a wagon train reached present-day Oregon, carry Joseph Cornelison. Joseph had been married but recently had lost his wife and child. In the sa...

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Rev John Wesley Starr (1794 - 1869)

"My father, John Wesley STARR, was a Methodist preacher," said Mr. ST ARR. "He was born in Maryland on April 22, 1794. My grandfather, James S TARR, spent most of his life in Maryland but died in Belmo...

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Elizabeth Ann Starr (1810 - 1893)

They married on 6 Jun 1829 in Belmont County, Ohio. Family tradition says she was a widow with several children when they married, but no names are known. In 1848 they crossed the plains with their chi...

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John S Tripp (1827 - 1877)

John S Tripp arrived in Oregon in 1852, applying for a donation land claim in Tillamook County in September of the same year. In December of 1853, he was one of the citizens who petitioned the territ...

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Dorsey Syng Baker (1823 - 1888)

Father: Ezra Baker 1794-1870 Mother: Elizabeth Haupt 1794-1852 Marriage #1: Caroline Tibbetts Daughter of Gideon and Mary Fox Tibbetts, Dorsey & Carline married on June 16, 1850 in Portland. This uni...

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Harriet Vaugh (1843 - 1912)

Tillamook Headlight Newspaper, Tillamook, Oregon, dated June 6, 1912. "Deaths of Geo. Trask and Mrs. W.M. Vaughn - Brother and Sister Pass Away Within 24 Hours - Both Early Settlers of Tillamook" W...

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Warren Nicholas Vaugh (1823 - 1907)

Born in Stuben County, New York, in 1823, Warren Nicholas Vaughn first heard about Tillamook, Oregon Territory, in the fall of 1851 from a friend who encouraged him to settle there. His friend describe...

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Rosealtha Higginbotham (1841 - d.)

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Hannah Morse (1821 - 1866)

There are two marriages for Hannah's daughter, Rosealtha, the baby Hannah had in her arms when she met Elbridge Trask at Fort Hall in Idaho as Hannah's wagon train was stopped there for supplies. Rosea...

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Elbridge Trask (1815 - 1863)

Birth: Jul. 15, 1815 Beverly Essex County Massachusetts, USA Death: Jun. 23, 1863 Tillamook Tillamook County Oregon, USA Trask was born in Beverly, Massachusetts to a seafaring family. Trask was si...

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Truman Harris (1824 - 1896)

About the first of May, 1854, Truman Harris, James Quick, Mr. Alderman, Hiram Smith, Trask and others went over the mountains via Hebo mountain, marking logs and snags for the course of the trail to Gr...

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Joseph E Davidson (1826 - 1875)

He came across the Oregon Trail in 1852 with his brothers.

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Green Clay Davidson, Sr (1818 - 1878)

Son of James Waine Davidson and Mary (Lipe). He married Nancy Million Nov. 20, 1839 in Tazewell, Illinois. They owned a livery and hotel in Peoria, Illinois until March 1852 when they came west to ...

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Dr Gideon Blackburn Davidson (1820 - 1873)

His parents were James Waine and Mary (Lipe) Davidson. He came across the Oregon Trail in 1852 with his brothers, Green Clay Davidson and Joseph Davidson He married Rebecca Robison in Talent, Orego...

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Elizabeth Jane Smith (1841 - 1898)

The Hood River Glacier, Hood River, OR., July 15, 1898, page 3 DIED In Hood River, July 10, 1898, Mrs. Elizabeth J. Smith, aged 57 years, 4 months and 22 days. Elizabeth Jane Quick was born in Illi...

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Rhoda Ann Johnson (1844 - 1939)

MRS. RHODA JOHNSON The women who assisted in conquering the wilds of Oregon will always be regarded as belonging to a remarkable race. Many of them have passed to their reward but others are still livi...

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Joseph Geer, Sr. (1795 - 1881)

THE OREGON BRANCH JOSEPH CARY GEER The ancestor of the Oregon Branch of the family was Joseph Cary, the son of Isaiah, the grandson of Captain Aaron Geer, and the great grandson of Jonathan Geer Jr...

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Sarah Merchant Zumwalt (1820 - 1892)

Oregon Pioneer. Crossed in 1850 with her husband, John, four children, and other family members. Her husband ran the mailboat on the Willamette above the Oregon City Falls. Had a sawmill on their DLC a...

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John Hancock Zumwalt (1817 - 1898)

Veteran - Mexican War. Oregon Pioneer. Crossed in 1850 with his wife, Sarah, four children, and other family members. Nativity: Missouri Ran the mailboat on the Willamette above the Oregon City Falls. ...

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Edith Henrietta Short (1852 - 1920)

Jan. 8, 1921; Oregonian, p 14 Funeral services for a pioneer of the Oregon country. Mrs. Henrietta Z. Short, who died Wednesday morning, December 31, at her home, 574 Spokane avenue, after an illness...

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Mary Short (1830 - 1899)

June 30, 1899; Oregonian, p 8 (portrait sketch) At her home, 1214 East Salmon street, Mrs. Mary Geer Short, a pioneer of 1847, one of the founders of the first pioneer association of Oregon, and an a...

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Robert Valentine Short (1823 - 1908)

Sept. 9, 1908; Oregonian, p 16 (photo) "Oregon Pioneer's Life Story Ends" Robert Valentine Short, who surveyed the town of Portland and made the first map of the city, and who was a member of the Ore...

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Benjamin Henry Hathaway (1831 - 1915)

Benjamin Henry Hathaway 
Birth: 5 May 1831, Lewis County, NY 
Parents: Issac and Rebecca (Higby) Hathaway 
Spouse: 1. Nancy Smith 
Children: 1. Catherine Hathaway 2. John He...

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Tabitha (Moffatt) Brown, Mother of Oregon (1780 - 1858)

Tabitha Brown was an 1846 immigrant who had married Clark Brown and was widowed. She taught school at Forest Grove-- which later became Pacific University. Tabitha was age: 78 years, 0 months, 3 days a...

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Florence 'Lotta' Ackley (1854 - 1887)

1870 CENSUS, Forest Grove, Washington, OR: "Florence FEARNSIDE", 15 years, born OR, attends school. Florence is living in the home of Samuel and Georgia Hughes. 1880 CENSUS, Paicines Twp, San Benito ...

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Margaret Ann Fearnside (1836 - 1865)

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John Tucker Scott (1809 - 1880)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 18, 1809 Death: Sep. 1, 1880 Family links: Parents: James P Scott (1779 - 1860) Frances Tucker Scott (1786 - 1838) Spouses: Ann Roelofson Scott (1811...

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Abigail Jane Duniway MP (1834 - 1915)

Abigail Scott Duniway (October 22, 1834 – October 11, 1915) was an American women's rights advocate, newspaper editor and writer, whose efforts were instrumental in gaining voting rights for wom...

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Luke Standefer (1786 - c.1860)

From A History of Henry County, Virginia by Judith Parks Hill;1976; p. 320: "John Rentfro appointed captain of the upperpart of Capt. Haile's Company. Thomas Jones 1ts Lieut., Joshua Rentfro 2nd Lieut....

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M. B. Rees (deceased)

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R. R. Rees (b. - 1889)

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Willard Hall Rees (1819 - 1903)

Find a Grave Birth: Sep. 17, 1819 Smyrna Kent County Delaware, USA Death: Jan. 19, 1903 Portland Multnomah County Oregon, USA Born on family estate adjoining Smyrna, Kent, DE in same house wher...

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Amanda Malvina Fitzallen Rees (1828 - 1915)

Find a Grave Birth: Aug. 20, 1828 Smyrna Kent County Delaware, USA Death: Dec. 10, 1915 Portland Multnomah County Oregon, USA Came to OR in 1845 over Meek-Cutoff; dau of Jas Elliott & Cynthia G...

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Anna Clark (1852 - 1949)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 18, 1852 Marion County Oregon, USA Death: Apr. 21, 1949 Multnomah County Oregon, USA Family links: Parents: Willard Hall Rees (1819 - 1903) Amanda Malvina Fit...

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John Scott Clark (1848 - 1920)

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William Scott Stringer MP (1885 - 1939)

The Stringer and the Lindsay families were Oregon pioneers. Lena Lindsay was the daughter of Jefferson Lindsay who owned land near the Applegate River and his wife, Susan Ramsey. William Stringer was...

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Joseph Newmarch Prescott (1807 - 1881)

2. Joseph Newmarch Prescott, a twin, was born at Newburyport June 19, 1807; m. Sarah Jane Bridges, dau of John Bridges and S. Hitchings of Calais, Maine on Dec 18, 1833. He was a merchant in Boston, co...

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