Stephen Porter

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Stephen Porter

  • Birth 24 Jun 1819 Lincoln County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 24 Aug 1890 Marion County, Oregon, USA
  • Burial Silverton, Marion County, Oregon, USA
  • Memorial ID 14301879

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.


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  • Created by: cma
  • Added: 16 May 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14301879
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stephen Porter (24 Jun 1819–24 Aug 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14301879, citing Miller Cemetery, Silverton, Marion County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by cma (contributor 46841556) .