Sunny Side Grange Charter Members – 1874

Charter members of the Sunny Side Grange in Hartford, Ohio County, Indiana appeared in:
Aurora Dearborn Independent – 5 Mar 1874 – Page 3, Column 2

Sunny Side Grange.
Hartford, March 2d, 1874.

Below will be names of the charter members of Sunny Side Grange, located at Hartford, Ohio county, and instituted February 24th, by Captain Percy Rouse, Deputy of Switzerland and Ohio counties:


  • Master—John R. Lynn.
  • Overseer—J. B. Gerard.
  • Lecturer—James B. Miller.
  • Steward—Jesse Cooper Sr.
  • Assistant Stewart—John Fisher.
  • Chaplain—Wm. Higbee Sr.
  • Treasurer—R. W. Marryman.
  • Secretary—David S. Wilber.
  • Gate Keeper—Marian Palmer.
  • Ceres—Mrs. Mary Wilber.
  • Pomona—Mrs. Jennie Cole.
  • Flora—Miss Inez S. Gerard.
  • Lady Assistant Steward—Miss Frankie Finch.


  • H. C. Miller
  • Job Billingsley
  • John Wallingford
  • Wm. Hawkins
  • Nathan Fisher
  • J. S. Cole
  • Jesse H. Cooper
  • A. M. Elliott
  • Wm. Woods
  • John W. Cofield
  • W. W. Cofield
  • Miss M. E. Blue
  • Mrs. Mary Cooper
  • Miss C. B. Billingsley
  • Mrs. M. A. Wallingford
  • Miss Sarah Dixon
  • Mrs. Dortha Miller