In 1863 Frederick Sadler and his father Thomas homesteaded this area.
In 1871 Fred married Sarah Rodway. They build a rock home and raised their 9 children: Mary, Lizzie, Frederick, Annie, Millie, George, William, Royal and Julian.
George bought the homestead and in 1911 married Alice Priestley. Here they raised their 5 children: Raymond, Arvilla, Don, Roy and Alice Mae.
Some of their descendants still live on parts of the homestead.