Oregon Pioneers
George Abernethy
George Abernethy
Oregon Provisional Governor 1845-1849
Thomas Benton
Thomas Benton
Joseph Lane
Joseph Lane
"Marion of the Mexican War," first US Governor of Oregon; first US Senator from Oregon, last candidate of the pro-slavery democrats for Vice-President
Henderson Luelling
Henderson Luelling
Founder of fruit business




Oregon Pioneers
Ezra Meeker
Ezra Meeker
Passed over the Oregon Trail with an ox-team second time in 1906, setting up markers along the Trail
Joseph L. Meek
Joseph L. Meek
Marshal of Oregon Provisional Government
Samuel R. Thurston
Samuel R. Thurston
Oregon Provisional Government's Delegate to Congress
W. G. T'Vault
W. G. T'Vault
Postmaster General of Oregon Provisional Government




 

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