Timeline

Timeline

1000

  • local settlement perishes, leaving behind evidence not to be found for a thousand years.

1765

  • Russian Fur Traders pass through the region

1849

  • Red Hook founded by prospector Douglass Hook while looking for gold.
  • Garnett brothers make a small fortune on miners following rumors of gold.

1854

  • Hook leaves having never found gold.

1860

  • Local Indians massacred by notorious Indian Hunter Howard Prize.

1870

  • Town grows.
  • Founder Families of Garnett and Prize compete for Mayor.
  • Derik Garnett wins by default when Howard Prize is found dead, killed by a wild animal.

1920s

  • Smith-Williams family gets into the bootlegging business and makes a fortune.

1950s

  • Nathon Prize Sr. makes a fortune in advertising in NY, but fails to beat Garnett in RH Mayoral elections when he moves to Red Hook.
  • Sylvester Smith-Williams & Lilly Garnett marry, uniting their family fortunes.

1970s

  • Nathan Prize Sr. again fails to beat Garnett in RH Mayoral elections.
  • Sylvester Smith-Williams disappears under mysterious circumstances.

1987

  • Last of the timber-mills close.

1992

  • William Cross buys gun store.

1997

  • Eibon Stone becomes Sheriff after Gerald Berlin retires.

2002

  • Tessa Pelham’s savage death; Richard Abaddon, boyfriend, leaves town, while her brother, John Pelham, is institutionalized.

2004

  • Nathan Prize Jr. moves back to RH

2006

  • Construction of Prison begins over civil protest, causing Mayor Frank Garnett to fall out of favor.

2008

  • Construction of Prison finishes.
  • June: Aryan Brotherhood set up business in Red Hook.
  • November: Nathan Prize elected Mayor when Frank Garnett decides not to run for re-election; Sheiman elected Coroner; Stone re-elected as Sheriff.

2009

  • Jones family open Jefferson Wood Products.
  • October: Jorgensen becomes Warden of Prison.

2010

  • Mexican Mafia arrive & take over dealing in Red Hook.
  • Deputy Antony Banks is shot in the head by escaped convict Daniel Parker, and though he is initially declared dead makes a spectacular recovery; loss of an eye leaves him on medical disability, however, and he retires.

2011

  • January: Caroline Walsh and Joseph Nainking transfer from Seattle to Red Hook, replacing Banks and expanding the Sheriff’s department.
  • February: Samantha Bergoi moves back to Red Hook to live with her grandmother, Lilly Garnett-Smith-Williams.
  • June: First “Crow Woman” sighting.
  • July: First Indian artifacts discovered at site up in mountains.
  • August: Protest over desecration of Indian site.
  • December: Yakuza mobster Matsume Hiro transferred to RH Prison.

2012

  • 1st week of January: Aryan Brotherhood member Jimmy D arrested for drug dealing.
  • 2nd week: Curator OHannigan claims the Museum is haunted.
  • Abaddon returns to town, hired by Mayor Prize as a personal assistant.
  • 3rd week: Deputy Sargent Marshal intercepts Mexican Mafia.
  • 4th week: Jimmy D goes to trial, conviction seems certain.
  • 1st week of February: Town Hall meeting reveals several new faces in town.
  • 3rd week of February: Sammantha Burgoi’s Birthday Party.

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