|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1819|
|Death: ||Aug. 24, 1890|
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.
David Porter (1780 - 1849)
Nancy Culton Porter (1784 - 1867)
Catharine Jane Coffey Porter (1822 - 1850)*
Susan Gibson Porter (1814 - 1909)*
John Thomas Porter (1849 - 1916)*
Created by: cma
Record added: May 16, 2006
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