Stoddard Johnson

STODDARD JOHNSON, who gave the beautiful pot of ground for the erection of the Methodist Church, was born January 28, 1807 in New York state.  On January 13, 1831, he was united in marriage to Miss Patsy Waite, who was born July 5, 1806.  The family moved to Oregon in 1844.

Ira Hayes

IRA HAYES was born February 18, 1797 in Ohio.  In 1844 the Hayes settled on a farm two miles west of town.