Douglas County
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WADE, A. B.: See biography elsewhere.

WAGGONER, Dennis; Polk Co., OR 3 Sep 1867 > Douglas Co., OR @1876 [d. 4 Feb 1895]; m. Aurilla LEACH 10 May 1891 at Gardiner, OR.

WAGGONER, Henry; Virginia 1812 > Missouri 1840's > California 1875 > Douglas Co., OR 1876 [d. 1891]; m. Margaret PALMER [d. 1892].

WAGGONER, Joseph Cyrus; Delaware, OH 1828 > Missouri > California 1862 > Douglas Co., OR 1876 [d. 1908]; m. Rosina WAGGONER 20 Mar 1860 in Missouri.

WAINSCOTT, Jacob; Kentucky 1827 > Missouri > Illinois > Oregon 1871 > Douglas Co., OR [d. 1915]; m. Poletha NELSON [d. 1870 in IL].

WAITE, Douglas; Bloomingdale, MI 10 Sep 1870 > Douglas Co., OR 1878 [d. 30 Sep 1939]; m. Eva Marie LANE [b. Drain, OR 23 Nov 1873, d. 14 Aug 1957] 23 Aug 1899 in Douglas Co., OR.

WALKER, Charles Frederick; Leeds, Yorkshire, England 16 Feb 1845 > Michigan 1858 > Douglas Co., OR 1876; m. Louisa Ann BRIGGS Mar 1888.

WARNER, Lewis Edward; Syracuse, NY 11 Aug 1858 > Michigan @1873 > California 1876 > Oregon 1881 > Douglas Co., OR 1888 [d. 1919]; m. L. Ellen SMITH [d. 1940] 1883 in Yoncalla, OR.

WATSON, James; 1801 > Missouri > Douglas Co., OR 1854 [d. 1874]; m. Emily ADAMS [b. 1818, d. 1896].

WEBER/WEAVER, Adam; Ohio 1840 > Douglas Co., OR  Oct 1863 [d. 1907]; m. Elizabeth SCHRADER [d. 1924] 1876 in Dundee, OH.

WEBER/WEAVER, John; Germany 1824 > Ohio 1833 > Iowa > Douglas Co., OR 1852.

WELLS, Asap; Vermont 1803 > Illinois > Oregon  Aug 1850 > Douglas Co., OR 1851; m. Clarissa in Sep 1823 in IL.

WELLS, Dr. Daniel; Gallatin Co., IL 1820 > Oregon  25 Oct 1847 > Douglas Co., OR Oct 1850; m. Eliza 14 Jun 1846 in Brushia, DuPage Co., IL.

WELLS, Ira; Windham Co., VT 1814 > Illinois > Douglas Co., OR 1850; m. Ann Elizabeth MANDLER 8 Dec 1844 in Rock Island Co., IL.

WHARTON, Joseph; Cahirciven, County Kerry, Ireland 13 Nov 1845 > Worcester, MA 1872 > Douglas Co., OR 1887; m. Elizabeth NEILL [b. Ireland] 3 Mar 1870 in Ireland.

WHISLER, Elijah; Pennsylvania 14 Feb 1809 > Knox Co., OH > Oregon 1852 > Douglas Co., OR 1855 [d. 9 Sep 1897]; m. Sarah Van BUSKIRK [b. Washington Co., MD 2 Aug 1816, d. 1852/3] 4 Jan 1836 in Knox Co., OH.

WILBUR, James Harvey; Lowville, NY 11 Sep 1811 > Oregon 1847 > Douglas Co., OR 1853 [d. 28 Oct 1887]; m. Lucretia Ann STEVENS [d. 30 Sep 1887] 9 Mar 1832 in New York.

WILEY, William: See biography elsewhere.

WILLIAMS, Milton H.; Woodford Co., KY 1793 > Indiana & Illinois > Douglas Co., OR 1853; m. Nancy WITHERS 30 Mar 1815 in Jessamine Co., KY.

WILLIAMS, Peter Withers; Decatur Co., IN 5 Jan 1823 > Illinois & Kentucky > Oregon bef. Sep 1850 > Douglas Co., OR 1853 [d. 19 May 1894]; m1 Evelina FLOURNOY [d. 1850]; m2 Susan Frances MITCHELL [b. Virginia, d. 2 Mar 1895].

WILSON, Samuel H.; Sweden 1841 > Washington > Douglas Co., OR by 1880 [d. 1917]; m. Catharine O'BRIEN COWAN [d. Nov 1893] 6 Jan 1882 in Gardiner, OR.

WILSON, William Hunt; Warren Co., TN 11 Dec 1822 > St. Clair Co., MO 1830's > Oregon 1843 > Douglas Co., OR 1849 [d. 11 Feb 1902]; m. Hannah Retta DICKINSON GILLAN [b. New Jersey 5 Nov 1832, d. 29 May 1919] 1849 in Oregon.

WILSON, William W.; Douglas Co., OR 5 Jul 1869 d. 18 Aug 1936]; m. Bernice McDOLE [d. 28 Jun 1946] 26 Jan 1896 in Divide, OR.

WINNIFORD, Alexander Findlay; Parrotsville, TN 11 Jun 1834 > Douglas Co., OR 1871  [d. 4 Apr 1918]; m1 Margaret Elizabeth Stevens [b. TN19 Nov 1837, d. 1 Dec 1872]; m2 Amanda Melvina BAYLESS [b. Washington Co., TN 9 Dec 1848, d. 4 Sep 1924] abt 1877 in Tennessee.

WINNIFORD, George Brunner; Sweetwater, TN 21 Jan 1857 > Douglas Co., OR 1871; m. Ella GANNAWAY 21 Dec 1884.

WINNIFORD, John Alexander; Tennessee 28 Jan 1862 > Douglas Co., OR 1871 [d. 3 Dec 1952]; m1 Florence WALL 18Feb 1886; m2 Florence GOODSPEED 29 Sep 1892.

WINNIFORD, Thomas Wilkerson; Abingdon, Washington Co., VA 13 Aug 1830 > Tennessee > Douglas Co., OR 1871 [d. 3 Sep 1915]; m. Margaret Evaline BRUNER [b. 17 Nov 1832, d. 18 May 1903] 19 Dec 1854 in Greene Co., TN.

WINNIFORD, William David; Virginia 1794 > Georgia 1869 > Douglas Co., OR 1873 [d. 20 Dec 1877]; m. Elizabeth REAGAN [b. Smythe Co., VA @1800, d. 1873] bef 1821 in Virginia.

WISE, John Wesley; Audubon Co., IA 27 Oct 1855 > California 1857 > Douglas Co., OR 1861; m. Josephine AMBROSE 1877.

WOODRUFF, Jonathan Durley; Zanesville, OH 22 Nov 1839 > Illinois > Douglas Co., OR 1865 [ d. 1892]; m. Lucretia Mae STEARNS bef 1865.

WRIGHT, Charles Humble; Joplin, MO 16 Dec 1846 > California 1870's > Douglas Co., OR by 1879 [d. 22 Jan 1922]; m. Mary Amanda HUGHES [d. 8 May 1938] 26 Aug 1869.

WRIGHT, Walter Franklin; California 30 Sep 1878 > Douglas Co., OR 1879; m. Anna Laura CORN Jun 1908 at Wilbur, OR.

YOKUM, James Andrew Jackson; Arkansas 16 Oct 1835 > Missouri > Douglas Co., OR 1852 [d. 25 Dec 1926]; m. Lelah DAVIS [b. The Dalles, OR 20 Mar 1857, d. 24 Aug 1947] 14 Aug 1874 in Josephine Co., OR.

YOKUM, John; Jefferson Co., TN 2 May 1808 > Arkansas by 1828 > Missouri 1830's > Douglas Co., OR 1852 [d. 12 Feb 1887]; m. Malinda DUGAN [d. 1893] 1828 in Arkansas.
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