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Stephen Porter
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1819
Lincoln County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1890
Marion County
Oregon, USA

Stephen Porter, son of David and Nancy Culton Porter was married to Catherine Jane Coffey in Pike County, IL in 1844. In 1848, Stephen, his wife and two children joined his brother William Porter, sister Nancy Porter Holmes and his 'Coffey' in-laws to make the overland trip to Oregon.

In 1850 Catherine died shortly after giving birth to son John Thomas Porter in Oregon Territory (1849) In 1851 Stephen married widow Susan Gibson Turner. Together they had twin daughters.

A well-respected farmer in Marion County, Stephen died in August 1890. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Porter (1780 - 1849)
  Nancy Culton Porter (1784 - 1867)
 
 Spouses:
  Catharine Jane Coffey Porter (1822 - 1850)*
  Susan Gibson Porter (1814 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  John Thomas Porter (1849 - 1916)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Porter (1807 - 1888)**
  Mary Bowen Porter Gibson (1808 - 1861)*
  William Porter (1812 - 1899)*
  Joseph Woods Porter (1814 - 1908)*
  Stephen Porter (1819 - 1890)
  Nancy Porter Holmes (1822 - 1904)*
  John Porter (1824 - 1895)*
  Reese Porter (1827 - 1847)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Miller Cemetery
Silverton
Marion County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: cma
Record added: May 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14301879
Stephen Porter
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Stephen Porter
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Stephen Porter
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