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Maggie Palmer

Portrayed By: Chelah Horsdal

Affiliation/Role: Entrepreneur

Duration: Seasons 3-5 (Recurring)

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  • Mate/Partner: Thomas Durant
  • Maggie Palmer is an astute business woman who invests heavily in Cheyenne under the belief that it will become a great railroad hub.

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