John & Sallie (Claggett) Pugh – house built c.1875. (Before old oak fell - thought to be oldest tree in Keizer.) House later bought by Savage family. From: Salem Breakfast on Bikes: New Keizer Transit Station has Nice Bike Racks - But Getting to them? Not so Easy
Oregon In 1843 - [excerpt] Thomas Dove KEIZUR (1793-1871): m'd 1813 Mary GURLEY; brother to Brooks and Pleasant; Thomas was born in NC. in .... 1843 emigration to Oregon; the family settled in Marion County; Thomas was elected to the legislature in 1844 and served until 1846 and then again in 1851-52; his wife died in 1853 and Thomas did not remarry; the Keizer family with daughters and sons owned about 2400 acres in what is now Keizer.