George Settlemire1

#8265, b. 11 October 1807
     George Settlemire was born on 11 October 1807 Missouri.1,2
      George Settlemier was born in Missouri, s/o Adam Settlemier and Catherine Hahn, but lived in Illinois as a young man. He m. 1st Mary Rhyne in 1826. They had at least 2 children. Following Mary's death he married 2. her sister Elizabeth Rhyne, 31 Aug 1829. With her he had 10 children:Adam, 1830; Mary Ann, 1831; William Franklin,1834; Henry Washington, 1836; George Robbins, 1837; Jesse Holland,1840; Alexander Allen,1842; Columbus Kelly, 1844; Martin Rhyne, 1846; George Marion 1848. They traveled west on the Oregon Trail. Elizabeth died along the way, in Marysville, Yuba, CA in 1849. He was in Marion Co,OR by 1850. In 1854 he married 3 Eliza Ann Bell. He remained in Marion Co. the rest of his life, and was one of the founders of Mt. Angel, OR.2
Last Edited=28 Jul 2016


  1. [S6] 1850 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, US National Archives, Year: 1850; Census Place: Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon Territory; Roll: M432_742; Page: 13B; Image: 30

    Year: 1850; Census Place: Clackamas, Oregon Territory; Roll: M432_742; Page: 14A; Image: 31.
  2. [S419] FindAGrave, online, Find A Grave Memorial# 44944461.