Biography of Albert Colton
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COLTON, Albert, machinery; born, London, Eng., Jan. 31, 1858; sou of Henry and Martha (Young) Colton; educated in public schools and university, England; married, 1886, Louisa Schrubell, of Detroit; 1 daughter, Flor­ence (Mrs. Walter Walibaum). Learned ma­chinist's trade in the old country; came to America, 1878; lived in New York, 1878-80; removed to Detroit in 1880 and followed trade; has been connected with the Arthur Colton Co., manufacturers of pharmaceutical machinery, since 1901; vice president same since 1911. Episcopalian. Member I. O. O. F. Recreation: music. Office: cor. Jefferson and Chine. Residence: 492 Elm Ave.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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