Emigrants to Oregon in 1855
compiled by Stephenie Flora
copyright © 2009
Due to numerous requests I have agreed to expand my lists to include 1853, 1854 and 1855. I will add families for this year as I encounter them. If you have family that came in 1855 and wish to submit it to the list I can be contacted at the email address at the bottom of this page.
BLANK FAMILY RESEARCHER:
BLANK, Lydia ( -1856): m'd SPENCER, George Henry; died in early 1856 at Forest Grove from tuberculosis
BOOTHE, Sarah M. (1855- ): m'd JOHNSON, George
BREWER, John A. (c1845-1905): m'd HAUSE, Elizabeth C.
CHASTAIN, William (1831- ):
CROWLEY, Solomon Kimsey (1833-1915): m'd 1855 FULKERSON, Hannah Rebecca; father of Mary Virginia (1857-1932); James Monroe (1859-1936); John F. (1861-1897); Nancy Jane (1863-1899); Solomon Holt (1866-1945); Manson Kimsey (1869-1946); Ada Beulah Catherine (1871-1943); Effie Lelah (1874-1951): Ora Priscilla (1878-1956)
DESHIELDS, William (c1809- ): m'd c1830 ( ), Elizabeth; settled Clackamas Co
HARER, David Asbury (1822-1908) m’d 1850 BEAN, Mary Josephine (1833-1921)
HARER, Evan (1791-1873): m'd MCLENDON, Obedience
HARER, Henderson (1833-1906), NEVER MARRIED
HARER, Nathaniel Green (1842-1912) m’d 1869 GRIGSBY, Teresa Angeline (1852-?)
HARER, Obedience (1829-1908 m’d 1859 HAZELTON, Richard Pierce (?-?)
HARER, Sarah (1825-1863), m’d 1859 McCLURE, Robert (1825-1905)
HARER, William Jasper (1842- ) m’d 1887 BAKER, Clara Cumins (1868- )
LONG, Mary: m'd WALLING, John R.
MAY, Jeptha (1820- ): m'd 1846 [ ], Amy Ann
McLENDON, Obedience (1793-aft 1880 ) m’d Evan HARER (1791-1873) This couple and 6 of their 14 children traveled to Oregon in 1855. Later several family members moved to CA and Phoenix, AZ area. Some went to CA and AZ before coming to Oregon after 1855.
PIKE, James: see 1854 emigrant list
SPENCER FAMILY RESEARCHER:
SPENCER, Emma Louise (c1851- ): d/o George and Lydia (Blank) Spencer
SPENCER, George Henry: m'd BLANK, Lydia
TYLER, Adelia Jane (c1850- ): d/o Hiram and Elizabeth Tyler
TYLER, Elizabeth: m1. TYLER, Hiram; husband died 14 Aug 1854 on Truckey River; m2. 1856 SOVERNS, George; settled Lane Co
TYLER, William Henry (c1842- ): s/o Hiram and Elizabeth Tyler
WALLING FAMILY RESEARCHER:
WALLING, George Perry: s/o John and Mary (Long) Walling; owned rug manufacturing business in Portland
WALLING, John R.: m'd LONG, Mary; s/o Gabriel and Lucy (Rorick) Walling; see other family members in 1847 list
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