Click on any of the names below for a short bio on the person and family.
Arron & Mary Hartsock - Olympia - In charge of farming on the Puyallup Indian reservation and coroner for several years.
George Huggins Family - Lacey - Veteran of the Civil War and owner of the Woodland Driving Park in Lacey
Gilmore Hays - Thurston County - 1852 Pioneer, had a Donation Land Claim just east of the Masonic Cemetery
Yantis Family - Olympia - 1852 Pioneers, served in the Territorial Legislature and had the contract to carry mail between Cowlitz Landing and Olympia
Michael T. & Elizabeth Simmons - Tumwater - 1845 Pioneers, established the first permanent American settlement north of the Columbia River
Clanrick & Phebe Crosby - Tumwater - 1850 Pioneers, plated the City of Tumwater and established businesses along the Deschutes River
James McAllister - Nisqually - 1845 Pioneer, Settled in the Nisqually Valley and is the source of the name McAllister Creek and McAllister Springs
Nathaniel Crosby Family - Tumwater - 1850 Pioneers, Owner of the Crosby House
Jacob Smith Family - Lacey - 1851 Pioneers, Settled on Whidbey Island before coming to Chambers Prairie
Biles Family - Tumwater - 1853 Pioneers, associated with the Biles Tannery in Tumwater
Tilley Family - Scatter Creek/Olympia - 1852 Pioneers, lived on Donation Land Claim near Scatter Creek before moving to Olympia
David & Frances Shelton - Shelton - 1852 Pioneers, founded Shelton on Hammersley Inlet
William & Emma Horton - Olympia - California 49er, owned and operated the Washington Water Pipe Manufacturing and Water Company in Tumwater
John B. & Annie Seeley - Olympia - Veteran of the Civil War