Joel Estes, the first white settler, entered the park and in 1860 built the first cabin.
There he spied a white settler in a grass paddock, carrying a rifle.
Thomas Macy was one of the first, if not the first white settler of Nantucket.
It was always a difficult task for a white settler in a new country to get a start in the cultivation of the soil.
As it happened, a white settler had lost a gold watch a little time before.
William D. Brown is conceded to have been the first white settler who staked out a claim on the plateau now occupied by Omaha.
This town has the honor of claiming the first white settler, aside from traders, in the Upper Mississippi valley.
William Abbe, we believe, was the first white settler to locate a claim within the boundaries of Linn county.
It marked the beginning of a lasting peace, which opened the "Old Northwest" to the white settler.
This store was bought in 1803 by John Kinzie, another trader and Chicago's first white settler.