By Rebecca Harrison,Daniel Cowan

town of Canby is found within the North Willamette Valley, in Clackamas County, Oregon. via 1838, James Baker, one of many earliest eu settlers in Oregon, got here to Canby with a livestock force from California. quickly, he and different settlers have been farming at the wealthy soil. Joseph Knight and 4 sons moved to the realm in 1868. They have been energetic in early Canby improvement, beginning many neighborhood companies and environment the framework for a destiny city. Maj. Gen. Edward R.S. Canby, hero of the Civil and Indian Wars, had arrived in Oregon in February 1893 to absorb command of the USA Army�s division of the Columbia. the hot city used to be given this courageous man�s identify via his friend Ben Holladay, leader of the Oregon & California Railroad. Canby used to be integrated on February 15, 1893, making it the second-oldest urban in Clackamas County.

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