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Early Settlers
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Aaron Dunbar









Aaron Dunbar, pioneer. The first Manhattan School was on Dunbar's property.
Fern Dunbar Lingwood









Fern Dunbar Lingwood, one of six Dunbar children, attended the first Manhattan School.
Aaron and Hattie Dunbar Headstone









Aaron and Hattie Dunbar, like many Manhattan pioneers, are buried at Hillgrove Cemetery.
Hattie Dunbar Headstone









Hattie Dunbar, wife to Aaron Dunbar, died in 1916. This is her original headstone.
Everett Elsey Gravestone









Pioneer Everett Elsey's gravestone at Hillgrove Cemetery. Elsey died in 1948.
Elsey Headstone









The Elsey family, many of whom are buried in Hillgrove, were Manhattan pioneers.
Lindahl Headstone









The Lindahl's were another early Manhattan family.


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