Rockford Early Settlers’ Society

Was organized on the 12th day of March, 1870, and holds annual reunions.  The Society numbers over one hundred members. Duncan Ferguson, who has resided in this locality for thirty-seven years, is secretary, A. I. Enoch, president, John Fitch, vice-president, A. C. Spafford, treasurer.

Source: Brainerd’s Rockford City Directory for 1876, page 32