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McKean County Miner (Newspaper) - June 12, 1919, Smethport, PennsylvaniaVol Lvi Smith rate. Rhu thursday. June 12. Mom Sheridan Gorton one of the county s leading of citizens passed away sunday nig flt sunday Alibi at o clock of the death at Sheridan Gorton for years of the most Active Tad Ciutti at Smethport an one of the most prominent attorneys of the county tar. About ten for the Paat or. Gorton s has not. Of the Best but characteristic of the and grup to Nanny ocum Purdunn of. March Utu and Plymouth col banishment from the Plymouth Colony the a widow Ellen Aid a woman of Good who had lately com. Over was employed by his As a Domestic. It Al Energy he attended to Hir Nteso of her., that in Law practice As Well As for thin log considerable time to other of. Pence commanded after punishment fairs in which he took an interest. During the earlier activities of the draft Board for the second District with Headquarters at Smethport or. Gorton busied himself night and Day Over Mattero connected with Quea it was a tremendous task and the Strain caused him to sus Pend activities for a week or More about a year ago. But he was actually Able to be at his be plunged again into this Good work for his country. It was a Patriot of the most Loyal stamp. It was his regret he had passed the age of a Lvi military service so he gave in ugly of his Energy in civil i and his Aid upon Luest Lonalie a airs waa a mighty help in. The 1 Ronny need draft work. As. A citizen lawyer or Lodge Mem Ber Sheridan Gerton has been pro Clinent in every affair of importance in Smethport for Many years past. He remarkably sound judgment in Luck capability to grasp the salient. Points of purple King problems in Tjung enemy and total Lack of selfish As the Bench see fit. Her departure and also any. One who brought her to the place from whence she cume. They proposed to Deport her a Vajra Bond. Norton at court december 4th, 1638. In her defense and under took to Shaw that the offence not recognized in he English Law to the Protection of which he appealed that the was no . Was a woman of Good repute and by diligent labor earning he bread he was charged with deluding the court of her and was bound to answer for this con tempt at the next sessions. He appeared next sessions and in his. to have still Ary than any of us found to save in Law and poll tic. H. I. Than did did of and at All Tolmei the and to which could not. Ally Milot Aln. Samuel o. Amour n him of mom n. Who land. John m. By of Utu new of mini and biblical leaning nude him a Donnld Ituk opponent of the Puritan by word much that should make name Frt uhly it methered by the blend ii of Rell Gluud Lut the wide world. Liberty through Ithone Island May Welt proud of and of his distinguished or vice. Sheridan Only child of Sheridan and Abigail Norton Gorton was born Belmont then called Philllps Volle Herbert Smith Home from the wars criminal court from the or u Lur but experiences Warlof Seboit lift would nuke i Cellat picture thru err after wild career at a boy he managed to he age of 15. He fought on Mexico Border became Ore anxious to get into the world and after wandering for Days in a mexican we licked up by soldiers of that country in a nearly starved condition ant Nade to serve with them for sever weeks. He escaped from them his passage to England in y., october 1. 1848. He there British. Army and Ecel Ved Public school education and came a teacher following that the War. The Tiv twice a Kramer Lon owing that Rofes Slon in Allegany Ompa Nying photograph a taken and in Oakland county Michigan in 1 1872. Was then Advance it for a theatrical company four 1876. Latter year made his services of the value when Public questions Hia Law Urther the court his defense and attempted i to its tur Bulei on the Alle began to study Law. Under the direction of s. Mcarthur Norton of Friendship s. V. He had previously read and studied. Law under the direction of Hon. We laces Angel and George s. Jones at Belmont. X. Y. Under or. Nor until june 15. At due Ian Nav continued it and a ton s preceptor help 1st7. When he was sati Sluus and an the 4th Day of i l is at our . 163s. To was sentenced As a of the bar of the depart from Plymouth his Home his of new York hand House has wife and july 3, 1877 and was and and to be beyond the utmost Bounds to he Mckean county bar of it within fourteen j september 24 following forming a i partnership with the Young italian girl who is facing a murder charge for the self confessed High school commencement it Ogham comment Ament Mai cite of Smethport school will be held at the lyceum of mob Day Etten log june the at to rrb when the United of Toner gr6cco at Kane Jan Dicello s person is a pretty care tree girl entirely Sau fled with in mingle with of sheriff Jones at the she was disappointed i because her trial did hot occur at court last week As she is anxious to at Denu will receive their list of Thom to be graduated to As follows Ervin Anderson Hla mtr Harold Gonia Thomas Hub 1 Evrille Francis Huuey. Hamlin Redford Apa Nofle Workley Helen Bouton Martha Grove. Helen Gleason Green Katharine Hamilton rut i Howe Harriett Jones Leona Lyle Mary o Connor and Marie Sasse. The will include an address by or. Llewellyn Philips. Dean of Bucknell the valedictory by Hamlin and the Salut Atory by Harriet Jones the presentation of diplomas by e. A. Stud of school the Way going to and under the direction of mrs. E. B. Bouton. On Friday 13th, at the lyceum the seniors will present Froni Plymouth whim Herbert was a messenger in Tho British anny.4 when America Fli the extremity of they practice into the happened in the midst of very until the death of the Bra tempest of wind and capt backs1 n november Snow recorded of the. Times. After lne in 9 Law partnership Ferrent exposure and suffering he to late Thoma s f. Richmond 8th b of the Pennsylvania legislature. This was a very 18th family arrived of december at the nearest settlement on Ai land in n Turah Anacta Hay. Here he soon came to the front in he Struk Kle by the people the of. The judges Ami elders. Who established a government Tirl .1 were being considered practice one of the most extensive id the county his generosity was rial Gold was Ever the least part of the game to this Broad minded Man his advice and Tio Ift Council were at the disposal of the needy or deserving and Al he has been dead but a few As this written the of sincere regret Are 1 his business Asso to dec Brothers neighbors Anil j almost countless persons whom he has befriended the sad query Forth. What Are we going to do without Sheridan i in. A Way he was one of the few men Are welcomed Turton was chosen the Assembly county from it the pleasures of All Ages. The i Rolde nce plantations As their Ous times he popular with men who j Othyl Ssifner to knt land. And de live combination and they transacted an enormous business until the death of or. Richmond in from that time until his death. Or. Norton practice alone retaining Ami court which was of Fidelity not satisfactorily crying i Iown to the civil . But to the firm clients As Well Laws of Moses. Ones. He was an Able Law i Corton a student of . Ills i roughly informed in Law and Kiik Liimol con in Legal procedure. Ruins and in politics he was a he Pablian faithfully served that part the for incr Many new a Thor skillful Lio. Brought fron Alneil the Standard Atli it understood his own ibid tin rights butter than did Judem and elders nearly All the important of faces in a prior Borough at different periods and Ter to the Zarraga Lisett As District attorney of the the american forces for ave that incident out Hen she declares she Lay with the sheriff s family help with Tho housekeeping. I Aaron Boggs. In sex premises no regret for the Al place p the usual class Day Teiei legend killing and seems to have also Clesca this Way. Presents several lately no fear thai she Wilt be punish in the Early College career for the crime any More than the of Aaron exceedingly Green month. Of detention that will elapse freshman and. Is of an amusing and before her total. J entertaining character. The list of characters is As follows Aaron Redfield Beau Workley Pepper Hussey Happy Jimmy Fred d. Gallup attorney for do. Etlah array and i Margaret Niello. The 17-year old accused of taking the life i by shooting of Tony Greece on the marvelous night of january l 1919, at her ability As a fighter have been the i in Kane thursday morning moved months. His extreme youth and. Or. Axelton troubles us a. Deserter. He has been of Wirt and the m Otton w student Ervin Anderson getting him out of All i of the rial until the womde.1 four time and gassed was granted j lie been awarded five the action plainly met with Dos decorations for bravery approval of the defendant who was or has Ben the subject of an Lou. To have the ordeal Over with. Different his re i several extensive articles luring the. Past that further detail at this in the then Are Ninny angles to the Case year so. However one of the most important time is being the continued Lawence of a mate rial. Witness. The defendant s father the. And. E throughout his Careo lie had held had left youth behind bait Liis pres parted1 on his Mission in a gathering Al the younger is work with and before the element. Was Ever welcomed commissioners in Kowland 1804 to is97. Xun had to. The various bodies of which he was a n August Iii member at conventions and faithful. Roll re in and conscientiously a s his duties. . He understood youth and continuous and severe and it was by j carried out never really grow old. His inter Estil r own years before he us ice Odd in the in affairs of a social nature efforts for his people. Jle did not Marlind by the same thoroughness it a n Home . 1648. In years past he had been one of As his business affairs. He worked indefatigably for the Success of pub Lic celebrations and observances and he. Was a writer of ability. Many valuable state papers and Cral published works. That he must with Shet Wai Gorton on the com h Lve the possessed of great and Iii tree the Success of any Virtues is sulfa Clenty evident social demonstration was assured. The to deity with which his Early As an orator his services were in followed through. Life his great demand his ability to fortunes and by their never entertainingly on subjects of the Confidence in his worthiness without previous Pep Maitlon was Ito i Public. Office of the e highest Tim arable and his writings and it the greatest. Important Al various were uniformly sex to Tencellent. As a he was an Ideal Desband and father and the stricken wife and children Are tendered the most sincere sympathy in the great they have sustained. And the if the state but More especially in the town Here where he has been an important Factor in the everyday affairs of the Community. His Denaui has created a void that at this time look Well Trugh impossible of fulfil ment. Sheridan Gorton was of the ninth Fenera Tlona of Gorton in. This country Lien or directly descended from Sam Uel Norton who was born in Norton. A Norland. 1.192 and came to America in 1635. He was one. Of the most prominent men in the Early colonial had a Lover of re la gloss Liberty he1 was always fore most in defending the people with whom he was associated of thy prov Volunteer firemen in this part of the state. He was past president of the Northwestern Pennsylvania firemen s association and prior to his death the oldest member of the . Fire men s association. He was the first past chief of the Smethport fire department and his. Interests to these organizations continued to the time he was stricken with his final illness. He was a past master of Smith port Lodge 182 a. 0. A. W. He was chosen representative to and Rand master of the pen the Assembly in. The years 1649. 51. Jurisdiction of that Lodge 55, 55. 57. 58, 59. A 6j, 64, 65 and we Cal included we Virginia. Or s6 served a number of years in the Noble grand of upper House corresponding to thei Smethport i. 0. O. Of. And was present Senate was associate judge of a 25 years membership of their highest court and was their medal of that order. He was president or governor for the term be worshipful master of Mckean Gln Ninx in and ending in i no 388, f. A. M. A companion he was a multitude of times selected Bradford chapter Royal. Arch to audit the accounts of the Colony. Masons a sir Knight of trl Alty and More than any other Man in the i commander Bradford enl thu Colony called upon to draw up in. And a Noble of zem zem portent state papers. And in his old j Temple. Erie. Nobles of the Mysch age was continually honoured by Tho shrine also a degree gift of the most important civil offices Slason of Coudersport consistory. Sidney s. Rider whose knowledge1 ancient accepted scottish rite. His English Bride and Little Angels Ducello we disappeared in daughter Are now his Mother. Mrs. At the Home of following the image try and Martin doubles has not been seen 30 far Elizabeth Maudella Arine Hamilton Evelyn Houton Cherry Sasse mrs. Cd ribs fowl Erica Green mrs. Martha Colegrove Polly Howe Jones Gleason o Connor of Crosby and a family reunion by anyone was held Herbert s there sunday in Honor of. Case return. Herbert was in rumours thai the child the the annual Sermon to the graduating class delivered by the defendant n v Guy e. Margeson at the Baptist town monday and made his Friend will Changl her version of there Venus Church on sunday .15th, sheriff Jones an enjoyable visit of the fateful night if put on. The a o clock. Or. Jones has taken a great inter stand still persist but As suited est in tilt boy and it is through wholly without reliable his information he miser Verilie Tjon. Has been Able to publish the Al interesting articles this daring youth i court adjourned until m a. M. Tuesday july 1. 1019 which will be Miles Kulii of Kane a member of toe final session for the summer concerning f the graduating class of Kane High who had a persistent to. Tary of picture shows pleaded fit pc iof pointing firearms. Ber landed his Man i Ereo into rest Causo of an otherwise Good character t sheriff Jones was called to Hutch Frances Oviatt daughter and Olla of cons demotion for i Nar. Sunday Niora no and after a and Belinda Oviatt ends. The lad waa on a niggle with a mar and a vening. June s. 1919 for one tear succeeded in placing under arrest thei late s. Died thursday a Smethport. Where she born seventy eight years ago where she had spent the greater part of her life. In her Early life she United he first Baptist Church and ilog. H a Lank. Charged with desertion conveying to jail a Man named and non support was required to Fui car ten who la. Alleged to have Bond Lorthe sum of t50p.whlck whue and to with he did. For payment of 125 a month to have to kill with an his wife. In pursuance of. An agree at chemical Plant x Man by the had ment parties. Name of John Sushl talk. After a Haf it fateful the action against Charles Han Wohlan disarmed Vader. If u Creea. V Bradford City s dog Ratcher who said of Cree. Miss Orlatt Surv pm by ister mrs. Emina o. Allen of port past of Early men. Obtained from lifelong study of their works. Is not he was president of the Smith. Port water company and had Large exceeded by anyone living say that business interests outside of hit Gorton was one of tie most Learned profession men then Irving in new june he married Lucy c. The the Law and in daughter of the late or. And ters he was exceedingly Judson his Early association Good his wire survives him together with three tenderly was accused of wantonly pointing Tholf Plant went to the assistance of firearms was Nolle pro used. Oshi talk and was attacked by by Sylvester billion of Lewis run who or first a Brilt and later with Well known and highly pleaded Culb Afler been taken out a License was fined j500 Cost of dashing about the Plant sentenced to serve is the Man three months in the county jail everybody in sight. The Sher Charles Capolone of Kane who was for the trip pleaded guilty through Hla attorney Vader is to hat to fumes Wing Algareta to minors was 8et a Dor on the but the lat fined and costs amounting to Ter n throwing the animal off and a struggle handcuffed the Man. Whom he conveyed to jail. Allegany. She esteemed by All. The funeral services were held Ter noon at twin o clock at of . T. Oviatt in Valley pa., Rev. Any Margeson. Pastor of the Smethport Baptist Church officiating. Inter Mem. Was. Made in Rose him Ceme Tery. Beside her father and aged. Man arre3teo with assault and Battery of Bradford to had Worth of diamonds was sent to mor Ganza Industrial sch solv Clyde Whipple been la lad Tor Sale 0ne team of draft horse. Weight Kao Ueen Paugh. 22 year old since in. A v John Halleck. An aged Man. Was charge was placed taken before Justice Gleason Friday " charge of probation officer James a. Night by Constable do Camson. Where Lindsey with the understanding that y idv23w4. Or Sang to Ost after a hear Fig he was held under he his wife Jio a week Tor to. A containing a .000. 1300 for. His appearance at support of his three Augh it is understood. That miss Robert Green an 11-year old coloured has been caring for mrs. Lad of Bradford Idencio and Rhode her brother a College among whom was Roger Williams land excellent latin poet the founder from the drastic effects professor Halleck for the several past months of from his Grandfather and with j and Hasher presence in the House forgery of an order of groceries at or. Of new York City. Eaton was resented by the husband and As Ownsby was Given into the custody Rex Gorton of Al Calon. Consequence an altercation took of probation officer James x. Land with More la tar much p lace in the girl ser who jul Hart him cared for at coat need on Page four being roughly handled so she claims the Mckean county children s Home. Four Auto for Sale Cylinder five passenger Studebaker touring car in Good running order full Electr equip meat and ores in fairly Good Condl Uon. Price. . Baohua Novelty company. Jew Advt

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