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Fort Madison, Iowa  52627
 

Old Settlers Association

Data donated by the Old Fort Genealogy Society, part of their collection of Local History. Betty Haas

The Old Settlers Association's eleventh annual meeting was held in 1880. It was probably formed in 1869-1870. The information provided is names and dates of the earliest settlers and names of other early settlers who wrote up a personal bio for the association.

1860 letter to L.G. Pitman an Old Settler found on Ebay, December 18, 2001

 
Name                   
* Bio Information      
Year Settled in Iowa; Date if known

ABBOT, Thomas*
ABLE, H., 1836
ABLE, John, 1836
ALBRIGHT, William G.* 1839; 01 Dec 1839
ALBRIGHT, W.G.*
ALLEy, A.J.*
ALLEY, Sena*
ANDERSON, B.F.*
ANDERSON, Isreal, 1838
APPLEGATE, Henry, 1838
APPLEGATE, John, 1838
APPLEGATE, Roseanna, 1838
ATLEE, J.R.* 1837; 15 May 1837
ATLEE, John C.* 1837; Oct 1837
ATLEE, Samuel J.* 1838; 29 Oct 1838, born in Ft Madison
AYRES, L.D.*

BALM, Margaret Jane* 1838; 01 Nov 1838
BARR, R.*
BARLETT, H.D.*
BAZETTE, Paul*
BICKFORD, Jane*
BISHOP, John A.* 1839; 02 Nov 1839
BISSELL, L.R.* 1837; 24 Mar 1837
BOHEN, Mrs. Bell*
BONTECOU, Mr.*
BOONE, Captian*
BOX, John*
BREWER, F.H.* 1839
BREWER, Rebecca* 1839
BROOKS, Oliver*  1838
BROWN, W.*
BROWNE, Captain*
BULLARD, Alex*
BULLARD, James Sr. 1836
BURNS, John*
BURNS, Maria Charlotte*
BURTON, Alonzo* 1837

CAMERON, Matilda*
CAMERON, Jacob*
CAMPBELL, Isaac R. 1829
CAMPBELL, James C.* 1830; Oct 1830
CARTER, D.S.* 1836; 24 Nov 1836
CASE, H.D. 1837
CASEY, H.S. 1837
CHANEY, Richard*
CHENOWITH, Miss Melvine* 1837; 03 Apr 1837
CHENOWITH, Mrs. T.J. 1837; 03 Apr 1837
CHRROWITH, Thomas J.* 1837; Jan 1837
COLEMAN, George* 1837; 28 Nov 1837
COLLIER, David H.* 1838
COTTON, John*
COURVILLE, John M.*
COWLES, Philotus* 1838; 03 May 1838
CREEL, R.P.* & Mary Ann* 1836; Jun 1836
CRUICKSHANK, Alexander* 1834; 01 Mar 1834
CRUICKSHANK,(PERKINS)Kiziah
CRUICKSHANK, James*
CUTLER, Otway* 1836; Apr 1836

DAMON, Margaret(FOGGY)* 1838; 01 Nov 1838
DANKS, J.O.*
DANIEL, Isaac 1836
DAVIS, William F.* 1837; Jul 1834
DELAPLAIN, J.W.*
DELVAN.*
DINGMAN, Harmen* 1837
DOTY, James*
DOUGLAS, Almeda A.* 1835; 09 Oct 1835, husb James S.
DOUGLASS, John H.* 1836; 20 Jun 1836, born in Ft Madison
DOUGLASS, Mary J. VAN VALKENBURG 1838; 10 May 1838
DROLLINGER, Susan 1834

EAKINS, Mary A.* 1840; 01 May 1840
EPPS, Lucy*
ESPY, Mrs. R. 1836

FITZPATRICK, Thomas 1836; 05 Aug 1836
FOGGY, James 1837; Aug 1836
FOLEY, Ann* 1839
FORD, Margaret* 1831

GALLAND, Dr. Isaac 1827
GALLAND, Washington* 1827
GIBBS, E.A. (Emeline0* 1839; 05 Oct 1839
GREGG, Thomas* 1837; 04 Apr 1836
GRIFFEY, J.C.*

HALES, Isaiah* 1839; 29 May 1839
HAMILTON, G.G.* 1839; Apr 1839
HELLMAN, Joseph 1824(?)
HARLAN, Aaron Ward*
HENDERSON, J.E.* 1839
HENKLE, Amos* 1836; 18 Jun 1836
HERRON, E.C.* 1836
HERRON, John*
HOUSTON, Samuel* 1836
HUNSAKER,*
HYDE, Charles* 1837

JACKSON, Rillah N.* 1836, husb Levi
JAMES, Phil*
JEFFERS, Matilda Catherine* 1839; 01 Apr 1839
JEFFERS, William* 1839; 18 Apr 1839
JOHNSON, Aaron* 1836; 20 Oct 1836
JOHNSTON, Mary* 1837; 25 Jul 1837
JOHNSTONE, Edward* 1837; Jul 1837
JONES, George W., Gen.*
JUDY, Henry* 1834

KEARNEY, Lt. Col.*
KENNEDY, John G.* 1836; 12 Apr 1836
KILBOURNE, David W.*
KILBOURNE, Edward* 1837
KILBOURNE, George E.* 1837
KNAPP, Gen. John H. 1832
KNAPP, Jonas S.* 1835; 09 Oct 1835
KNAPP, Nathaniel*

LEE, G.W. (Elizabeth Lee)* 1838; 18 Dec 1838
LEE, WIlliam E.*
LEIDY, Mary* 1836
LEIDY, George*

MALLETT, John G.*
MALONEY, Mary Ann*
MARSELL, J.E.* 1839
MARSHALL, Louisa D.P.* 1837; Apr 1837
McCREARY, George W.* 1837
McDANIELS, Isaac*
McDONALD, James*
McFARLAND, Robert* 1839; 04 Nov 1839
McGREER, Alexander* 1837
McGREER, John*
MEEK, Johnson 1836
MILLARD, Phoebe H.*
MILLEL, Peter*
MILLER, Daniel F.* 1839; Apr 1839
MILLER, Daniel Sr.*
MILLER, N.B.* 1836; Oct 1836
MILLER, Peter* 1836; 22 Sep 1836
MORGAN, John*

NEEDO, Louisa 1830
NEWTON, Harriett BULLARD* 1839
NEWTON, Martha* 1837
NEWTON, Orson* 1836

OVERTON, E.*
OWENS, William*

PAINE, W.C.* 1835; 31 Mar 1835
PARMER, Devore* 1834; 15 May 1834
PARROTT, James C.* 1833; 25 Sep 1833
PATTERSON, Eleanor* 1836
PATTERSON, Eliza* 1838
PATTERSON, May & William* 1836
PATTERSON, Mrs. John 1837
PERKINS, Catherine*
PETERS, Seldon* 1840
PHILLIPS, Albert*
PHIPPIPS, John D.
PICKARD, Lucretia*
PICKARD, Samuel*
PITMAN, Granville W.* 1835
PITMAN, Lewis G.* 1835; 04 Apr 1835
PITMAN, Permelia L.*
PITMAN, R.W.*
PITMAN, W.G.*
PORTER, Ann*
PORTER, James* 1840
PRICE, Linzey* 1833; 01 Mar 1833
PRICHETT, Richard* 1839
PRICHETT, William* 1839

RAMSEY, D.*
RIDDICKS,*
RIFFEY, Mrs. E.A.*
ROBERTS, Alfred* 1836
ROGERS, Mrs. Dean*
ROSE, Mary* 1839; Apr 1839
ROSE, R.A.* 1837; Oct 1837
RUSSELL, Louisa D.S.* 1839, husb R.A.
RUSSELL, Robert A.* 1839; Apr 1839

SARGENT, N.*
SALMON, H.M.* 1836; 05 Aug 1836, wife Fredereka
SALMON, Mrs. F.*
SAWYER, Francis 1837; Aug 1837
SAWYER, Joseph* 1839
SHEDD, Curtis*
SKINNER, William* 1834
SKYLES, Benj. & Elizabeth 1838; Jun 1838
STAUB, W.P.* 1838
STEEL, Charles*
STEVENSON, Elizabeth*
STEWART, Alex* 1840; 01 Mar 1840
STEWERT, Emily & Martha* 1835
STEWART, Col WIlliam*
STOTTS, William*
SUMNER, Capt*

TESSON, Louis*

VAN DYKE, WIlliam W.*
VAN VALKENBURG, Mary DOUGLAS*
VANAUSDAL, Amos 1828
VANAUSDAL, Valincourt* 1828
VIELE, Phillip & wife Catherine* 1837; 02 Jun 1837

WAITEY, Edvine* 1826
WALKER, Joel C., wife Catherine R.* 1836; 28 Jan 1836
WARNOCK, R.F.* 1836; 03 Apr 1836
WELLS, Guy* 1839; Sep 1839
WERNER, A. 1838
WHITE, Edward*
WILLIAMS, Pete*
WILLIAMSON, Delila G.* 1839; 11 Apr 1839
WILLIAMSON, J.D.*
WILSON, Cromwell* 1837; 01 Feb 1837
WILSON, E.G.* 1837; Oct 1837
WILSON, George & Rebecca 1834; Mar 1834
WILSON, Hazen*
WILSON, Mary J.*
WRIGHT, E.D. 1837; Oct 1837
WRIGHT, M. 1837; Apr 1837
WRIGHT, M.D.* 1837; Feb 1837
WYCOFF, Lucinda* & Mary J. 1838

YOUNG, Lyman* 1836
YOUNG, Zipporah* 1836


 


 

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