The 1857 Constitutional Convention Of Oregon

Held in Salem August 17 - September 18, 1857. The table gives name of delegate, date of birth, state or county of nativity, residence when starting to Oregon, date of arrival,county represented, occupation and political affiliation. The majority were democrats; republicans marked thus [*].

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NAME BORN NATIVEFROMARRIVED COUNTY OCCUPATION
*Anderson, Levi 1818 Kentucky Iowa 1852 Washington Farmer
*Applegate, Jesse 1810 Kentucky Missouri 1843 Umpqua Farmer
Babcock, A.D. 1818 New York Indiana 1852 Polk Lawyer
Boise, Reuben P. 1819 Mass. Mass. 1850 Polk Lawyer
*Brattain,
J.H.
1813TennesseeIowa1846LinnFarmer
Brattain, Paul1801North CarolinaIowa1852LaneFarmer
Bristow, William W.1826KentuckyIllinois1846LaneFarmer
Burch, Benjamin F.1825MissouriMissouri1845PolkFarmer
Campbell, A.J.1828IndianaIndiana1853LaneMechanic
Campbell, Hector1794Mass.Mass.1849ClackamasFarmer
Chadwick, Stephen F.1825Conn.New York1851DouglasLawyer
Cox,
Jess
1821MissouriMissouri1851LaneFarmer
Cox,
Joseph
1811OhioMissouri1847MarionFarmer
Coyle, Reuben F.1821KentuckyIllinois1847LinnFarmer
Crooks, John T.1807VirginiaIllinois1848LinnFarmer
Deady, Matthew P.1824MarylandOhio1849DouglasLawyer
*Dryer, Thomas J.1810New YorkCalifornia1850MultnomahEditor
Duncan, L.J.C.1818TennesseeGeorgia1850JacksonMiner
Elkins,
Luther
1809MaineOhio1852LinnFarmer
Fitzhugh, Solomon1804KentuckyMissouri1850DouglasFarmer
Farrar, William H.1826New Hampsh'eMass.1853MultnomahLawyer
Grover,
L.F.
1826IllinoisPenn.1851MarionLawyer
Hendershott, S.B.1832MaineIowa1853JosephineMiner
Hoult,
Enoch
1820VirginiaIllinois1853LaneFarmer
Kelly, James K.1819Penn.Penn.1851ClackamasLawyer
Kelsay,
John
1819KentuckyMissouri1853BentonLawyer
*Kinney, Robert C.1832IllinoisIowa1847YamhillFarmer
*Lewis, Haman C.1810New YorkMissouri1846BentonFarmer
*Logan,
David
1826North CarolinaIllinois1849MultnomahLawyer
Lovejoy,
A.L.
1811Mass.Missouri1843ClackamasLawyer
Marple,
P.B.
1819VirginiaMissouri1851CoosLawyer
*Metzger, William1819HanoverIllinois1847BentonMechanic
*McBride, John R.1832MissouriMissouri1846YamhillLawyer
McCormick, S.J.1828IrelandNew York1851MultnomahPrinter
Meigs, Charles R.1830ConnecticutOhio1855WascoLawyer
Miller, Richard1802MarylandMissouri1847MarionFarmer
*Moores, Isaac R.1796KentuckyIllinois1852LaneFarmer
Newcomb, Daniel1800VirginiaIllinois1853JacksonFarmer
*Nichols, H.B.1821Conn.Iowa1852BentonFarmer
*Olds,
Martin
1799Mass.Michigan1851YamhillFarmer
*Olney,
Cyrus
1815New YorkIowa1851ClatsopLawyer
Packwood, William H.1832IllinoisIllinois1849CurryMiner
Peebles,
J.C.
1826Penn.Indiana1850MarionFarmer
Prim,
P.P.
1822TennesseeTennessee1851JacksonLawyer
Reed,
J.H.
1824Penn.Missouri1855JacksonLwayer
Robbins, Nathaniel1793VirginiaIndiana1852ClackamasFarmer
Shannon, Davis1815IndianaIllinois1844MarionFarmer
*Shattuck, Erasmus D.1824VermontVermont1853WashingtonLawyer
*Scott,
Levi
1797IllinoisIowa1844UmpquaFarmer
Shields,
James
1811KentuckyMissouri1852LinnFarmer
*Short, Robert V.1823Penn.Illinois1847YamhillSurveyor
Shrum, Nicholas1803TennesseeMissouri1846MarionFarmer
Smith, Delazon1816New YorkIowa1852LinnLawyer
Starkweather, W.A.1822Conn.Ohio1850ClackamasFarmer
*Watkins, William H.1827New YorkNew York1852JosephinePhysician
*Watts, John W.1830MissouriMissouri1852ColumbiaPhysician
*White,
John S.
1828TennesseeTennessee1845WashingtonFarmer
Whitted,
Thomas
1832Penn.Indiana1850DouglasFarmer
Waymire, Fred1807OhioMissouri1845PolkMechanic
Williams, George H.1823New YorkIowa1853MarionLawyer