We want to create a program that is open and accessible to anyone at any skill level. Coffin is said to have planted the first apple tree in town. Seth and Amy Norton made their home on the east bank of the river, a little south of the bridge. The earliest town records were lost but information has been pieced together from original family documents.
About , a vessel left Martha's Vineyard, bearing seven families and landed on the shores of the Pleasant River. The Hix family is known to have arrived previous to He and his wife had 3 boys, Samuel Jr. There were 83 vessels built between and and four major granite quarries in operation.