History of the people of Beaverton, Oregon – Alonzo Cady: Beaverton’s First Mayor

January 24, 2010 in Beaverton History

Alonzo Brockway Cady settled in Beaverton in 1892, bringing his family boot and shoe business with him, and in no time was the towns leading merchant. He became Beaverton’s first mayor in 1893, shortly after the town was incorporated.