The Welsh-born Episcopal priest John Roberts arrived in 1883 at Fort Washakie on what’s now the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming, became a friend of the Shoshone chief Washakie, and served the Shoshone and Arapaho people with a loving paternalism well into his old age. John Roberts died in 1949.
Warren Murphy is an Episcopal priest who has served churches in Dixon, Lander, Fort Washakie and Cody. He most recently was director of the Wyoming Association of Churches. He has extensively researched the history of most all the faith traditions in Wyoming.