Ethelbert (Original)

Mount Ethelbert

There is an unsolved mystery in the naming of Mount Ethelbert. According to the story, “Mt Ethelbert [was] named by Captain Armstrong for the first nun to ascend the river. She died on board the Captain’s boat, Ptarmigan, and was buried as Sister Ethelbert.”1 …I have found absolutely no evidence to support this story.

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Sally Serena

Mount Sally Serena (junction of Stockdale and Horsethief Creeks)
Serena Creek (flowing into Stockdale Creek)

Sally Farnham was an established member of New York’s high society, a wife, and a mother, but she also became a successful and sought after sculptor, noted for her “keen eye and her ability to capture individual character.”

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