Montana Pioneers Death Index ~ Surnames O-R
Orr, George Born in 1829. Came to Montana in the early. 60's.
Died in Hamilton, Jan. 12, 1914.
Palmer, Wm. Born in Whiteside Co.,
111., 1845. Came to Montana in 1865. Died in Livingston, Oct.,
Pambrun, Alexander Born in British
Columbia in 1829. Arrived in Montana, 1862. Died in Great Falls,
Nov. 28, 1912.
Pardee, J. K. Born in 1842. Came to
Montana in the 60's. Died in Gladstone, Oregon, May 18, 1914.
Parkhurst, Roswell Came to Montana in
1865. Died in the Bitter Root valley, March 4, 1911.
Patterson, J. L. Born in 1823. Went
to California in 1849. Died in Auburn, Illinois., June 3, 1915.
Paul, Asher W. Came to Montana in
1867. Died in Cascade Co., Jan. 3, 1910.
Paul, Mrs. A. W.(Mary) Born in Maine,
1846. Came to Montana in 1866. Settled in Madison County. Died
in Bozeman, July 1, 1914.
Pease, Mrs. H. A. Born in North
Carolina, 1855. Came to Montana in 1866. Died in Bozeman, Aug.
Peterson, Chas. T. Came to Montana in
1864. Died at Burnt Fork, June, 1911.
Peterson, Nels Born in Denmark, 1848.
Came to Alder Gulch in 1864. Died at Race Track, July 9, 1916.
Pfouts, Wm. G. Born in Mount Eaton,
O., 1842. Arrived at Virginia City, 1864. Died in Butte, June
Phillips, Mrs. Ira Arrived in
Montana, 1864. Died in Willow Creek valley, June 23, 1911.
Pike, Anson A. Born in England, 1830.
Came to Virginia City in 1865. Died in Virginia City, March,
Pitchard, John Came to Alder Gulch in
1868. Died in Bozeman, Jan. 20, 1913.
Pittman, Mrs. Evaline Arrived in
Montana, 1865. Died at Fish Creek, May 19, 1910.
Poindexter, Philip Born in Danville,
Va., 1831. Arrived in Montana, 1866. Died in Dillon, Feb. 26,
PoIIinger, E. M. (Gov.) Born in
Mechanicsville, Pa., 1836. Came to Virginia City, 1863. Died in
Pasadena, Cal., April 19, 1913.
Potter, John Born in Athens, Me.,
1834. Came to Deer Lodge in 1862. Postmaster of Helena in 1865.
Died in Los Angeles, Dec. 16, 1915.
Powers, Mrs. M. E. Came to Helena in
1863. Died in Sonora, Mexico, Oct 22, 1914.
Price, G. W. Born in Virginia, 1839.
Arrived in Montana, 1863. Died in Evanston, Illinois, Feb. 4,
Proffitt, Alexander Born in Johnson
County, Mo., 1839. Arrived at Horse Prairie, 1864. Died in
Bozeman, June 22, 1912.
Quigley, John R. Born in Wisconsin,
1834. Arrived at Virginia City, 1864. Died at Deer Lodge, Oct.
Quinn, Patrick Arrived in Montana in
1853. Died in Helena, January 18, 1911.
Quinn, Mrs. Patrick (Ellen) Arrived
in Benton, 1863. Died in Helena, Feb. 24, 1913.
Rainford, J. C. Came to Montana in
1865. Died in Swan River, Man., Nov. 6, 1913.
Raymond, Winthrop Born in Cincinnati,
O., 1847. Arrived in Montana in 1865. Founded Sheridan and died
there Sept. 2, 1912.
Reed, John Born in Columbia County,
Pa., 1824. Arrived at Alder Gulch, 1863. Died at Virginia City,
Jan. 31, 1912.
Reese, Geo. W. Came to Montana in
1867. Died at Livingston, May 20, 1913.
Reese, Mrs. Thomas Came to Montana in
1863. Said to be first white woman to make her home in Montana.
Died in Bozeman, Nov. 19, 1915.
Reeves, Moise Born at Darenna,
Quebec, 1834. Arrived at Fort Benton, 1852. Member of the Mullan
expedition, 1858. Died in Missoula, July 26, 1912.
Remmert, Charles Came to Montana in
the 60's. Died in Helena, March 8, 1915.
Reynolds, Mrs. J. B. Born in Iowa,
1844. Came to Montana in 1864. Died in San Pedro, Cal, April 21,
Rich, Mrs. Chas. (Malinda) Born in St
Lawrence Co., N. Y., 1832. Came to Montana in 1866. Died in
Bozeman, December 12, 1915.
Richmond, Mrs. Ruben. (Sarah J.) Born
in Kentucky. Arrived in Montana, 1863. Died in Twin Bridges,
Sept. 22, 1911.
Richter, Mrs. Mary Came to Virginia
City in 1864. Died at Meadow Creek, Jan. 21, 1911.
Riddle, Robert Arrived in Montana in
1864. Died near Belgrade, Sept. 1, 1912.
Ries, John H. Born in Chicago, 1853.
Arrived in Montana in 1863. Died in Butte, July 15, 1912.
Risk, William Came to Montana in
1863. Died at Hassell, Sept. 18, 1912.
Roach, Mrs. Jere. (Alice) Born in
Missouri, 1858. Came to Virginia City in 1863. Died in Butte,
July 13, 1913.
Robinson, J. M. Born in 1843. Came to
Montana in 1865. Died in Bozeman, Jan. 13, 1915.
Robinson, Jerry Arrived in Montana in
1868. Died in Helena, Jan 12, 1911.
Rocky Boy Died April 18, 1916, on the
reservation near Box Elder.
Roe, William Born in Nashville,
Tenn., 1840. Came to Helena in 1864. Died in Jefferson City,
March 5, 1916.
Roe, Wm. B. Born in England, 1838.
Came to Bannack in 1863. Died in Dillon, Sept. 13, 1913.
Rotwitt, Dr. Louis Born in Germany,
1838. Arrived in Montana in 1866. Died in Helena, Dec. 6, 1910.
Ruffner, Sanford Born in Jessamine,
Co., Ky., 1834. Came to Montana in 1862, locating at Bannack.
President of the Montana Society of Pioneers in 1898. Died in
San Francisco, Calf, Sept. 6, 1915.
Ruffner, Mrs. Sanford, (Sarah J.
Switzler) Born in Missouri, 1852. Came to the Gallatin valley,
1868. Died in Bozeman, Nov. 17, 1914.
Rumsey, Wm. A. Born in Stafford, N.
Y., 1833. Came to Helena in 1864. Died in Helena, April 13,
Rupley, Major M. H. Arrived in
Montana in the 60's. Died in Helena, Oct. 18, 1911.
Ryan, Mrs. Edward. (Helen Lacy) Born
in Ireland, 1840. Arrived in Alder Gulch, 1864. Died near
Boulder, Aug. 27, 1912.
Source: Montana Historical Society
Contributions, Vol. I., 1876