1851 Tualatin Oregon Trail Pioneers

Posted on October 27, 2015 at 3:53 pm

Tualatin History, November 2015

John and Catherine Hedges arrived in Oregon in 1851, after a harrowing trek across the mountains and plains. After two years’ employment as on-site managers of an Oregon City boarding house, they filed a 281 acre Tualatin land claim and moved into the log cabin they built on site. Their property straddled what is now Tualatin-Sherwood Road.

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