!Moved to Iowa in 1843. Richard Cheadle lived below thke Brokaw farm on Big Bottom and probably had the first store i n the township, selling both wet and dry goods, with a distillery to provide the former. I n 1819 he was on the first grand jury, ran for sheriff and was county commissioner through 18 21. The Roxbury Baptist church held meetings in his home. He is also noted as an elder in t he Windsor Presbyterian church. (See minutes of meetings in religion section .) His daughter , Elizabeth, married Nicholas Colburn.