Transportation agent, merchant
George Washington Weidler
George Washington Weidler was a prominent 19th century transportation agent, investor, and business owner in Portland in the U.S. state of Oregon. Born in Pennsylvania, he moved as a young man to St. Louis, Missouri, where he began a career in merchandising and shipping. His work gradually took him further west, to Nevada, California, and in 1866 to Oregon, where he remained for the rest of his life.