The following head of families became the charter members of this congregation:
Andrew A. Benson, John Esp. Ole Esp, T. J. Egeland. J. S. Solberg, A. H Arneson. Andrew A. Berg, Alfred H. Birkeland. Peter J. Egeland. Thorvald Gunderson, A. M. Grosfield, B. S. Lavold, Martin Crest, G. Knudson, N. Tyede, Torger Braadle, Anton Grande. and Albert Aalgaard. George Rostad. Peter Becken, Hunry Wullum, Iver Hoyem, Osmund Larson, 0. a. Fallang, and Cane Tangen were added shortly thereafter. All of these men, with their wives pioneered in the establishing of this congregation and the erection of the church building.