as seen in Picturesque Huron


Edwin Gager was born in Pleasant valley, Dutchess county, N.Y. March 4, 1808.  In 1831 he married Miss Permelia Rose, and in 1834 they settled in Camden, Lorain county, where they resided a number of years, and where Mr. Gager did a vast amount of pioneer work in the then unbroken wilderness. In 1851 he came to Norwalk and for a number of years was actively engaged in Mercantile pursuits.  His death occurred April 14, 1894.