Nez Perce County

Biography of Aaron J. Richardson

The industrious mechanic, whose name initiates this paragraph, is one of the substantial laborers on the reservation who have made it one of the most thrifty spots in Idaho. He is operating a blacksmith shop in Melrose, in partnership with Mr. Coker, having taken up this industry in [une, 1902. In addition Mr. Richardson has a fine farm about two miles northwest from town where he is bestowing much thought and capital. It is a good piece of land taken from the wild, and is being made one of the valuable and highly improved estates of the county. It contains […]

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Biography of Abraham J. Marshall

Our subject has been a traveler in various portions of the west and has gained a vast fund of practical knowledge in various lines, while also he is well informed as to the country, and his selection of a farm in the reservation portion of Nez Perces County speaks volumes for the advantages of the County. Abraham J. Marshall was born in Millville. Clayton County, Iowa, on July 23, 1864, being the son of Michael and Alice (Scoggy) Marshall, natives of Ohio. The father was born in 1825 and died on March 2S. t8oo. He was a carpenter and a

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Biography of Aaron Bradbury

Our subject early learned the exciting “way of the west” and is a typical frontiersman, having done his part in opening for settlement California, Oregon, Washington and Idaho. Aaron Bradbury was born in New York City on April 9, 1831, being the son of Lewis and Maria (Smith) Bradbury. The father, who came to Illinois in 1836, was born in Ulster County, New York, on June 6, 1804, and died in 1838. His grandfather, Amirhuhama, was born in Maine on March 11, 1762, and served two years and eight months in the Revolution, enlisting in July, 1781, in a Massachusetts

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