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Joseph Orton

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: St Margarets, Leicester, England
Death: April 24, 1919 (74)
At home, Ogden, Weber County, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: North Ogden, Weber, Utah
Immediate Family:

Son of John Orton, Jr and Mary Ann Ward
Husband of Clara Virtue Barnett and Ellen Spackman
Father of Thomas Delbert Orton; Clarence Victor Orton; Francis Heber Orton; William Lorenzo Orton; James Alma Orton and 7 others
Brother of Sarah Jane Coulam; Hyrum James Orton; Bryan William Orton and Thomas "A" Orton

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About Joseph Orton

Spouses:

  • Clara Virtue (Barnett) Orton (1857 - 1919)
  • Ellen (Spackman) Orton (1848 - 1872)*

Children:

  • Joseph Orton (1871 - 1871)
  • Hyrum Orton (1872 - 1872)
  • George Henry Orton (1877 - 1959)
  • Mary Ann (Orton) Taylor (1878 - 1958)
  • John Barnett Orton (1879 - 1944)
  • Charles Edward Orton (1881 - 1965)
  • James A Orton (1883 - 1884)
  • William Lorenzo Orton (1884 - 1965)
  • Francis Heber Orton (1886 - 1960)
  • Clarence Victor Orton (1888 - 1970)
  • Thomas Delbert Orton (1890 - 1970)
  • Clara Virtue (Orton) Spackman (1892 - 1990)
  • Luella May (Orton) Shupe (1895 - 1954)
  • Ellen Alean (Orton) Chambers (1898 - 1988)

The Ogden Examiner, Apr 25, 1919 page 6 - "JOSEPH ORTON" - "Joseph Orton a Utah Pioneer, died yesterday morning at his home, 421 Twenty - eight Street, after an illness of one day. His death was caused by general debility. He was born in Lesiershire, England, January 4, 1845, the son of John and Mary Ann Ward Orton, and came to Utah when six years of age. He first lived in North Ogden and two years ago moved to Ogden. Mr. Orton was one of the best known and highly respected citizens of North Ogden and Ogden. He was married in Salt Lake City in 1875 to Clara Barnett who with the following children, survive; George H. Horton, Mountain Home, Idaho; Mrs. Mary A. Taylor, Salt Lake; John B. Orton, Chesterfield, Idaho; Charles E. Orton, North Ogden; William L. and Francis H. Orton, Ogden; Clarence V. Orton Huntsville; F. Delbert Orton, Ogden; Mrs. Virtue Spackman, Luella Orton. Ellen Orton; also sixteen grandchildren and one brother, Hyrum Orton of North Ogden. The body will be taken in charge by the Lindquist Undertaking Company and funeral announcement will be announced after the arrival of the children from out - of - town points. Mr Orton was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter - day Saints, and was a high priest at the time of death."

Find A Grave Memorial # 20948494.

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Joseph Orton's Timeline

1845
January 5, 1845
St Margarets, Leicester, England
1865
March 3, 1865
Age 20
1877
April 27, 1877
Age 32
Ogden, Weber, Utah
1878
October 28, 1878
Age 33
Ogden, Weber, Utah
1879
December 1, 1879
Age 34
Ogden, Weber, Utah
1881
July 30, 1881
Age 36
Ogden, Weber, Utah
1883
July 22, 1883
Age 38
Ogden, Weber, Utah
1884
November 10, 1884
Age 39
Ogden, Weber, Utah
1886
December 12, 1886
Age 41
Ogden, Weber, Utah