Biography of Myron Barton
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Barton, Myron, Shaftsbury, (South Shaftsbury p. o.), was born where he now resides April 17, 1821, and is engaged in farming, having about two hundred and twenty five acres. He has served his town as justice of the peace and town clerk; has been a member of the Legislature three times; was sheriff two terms, and has also been lister and town collector. His parents were Hiram and Lucy (Howlett) Barton, natives of this township. Gardner Barton, his grandfather, came from Rhode Island, and settled here about 1785. Myron Barton was married September 1, 1846, to Adaline Galusha, who died June 1, 1849, leaving one child, Arthur S. Mr. Barton married his second wife, Abia E. Fisk, September 6, 1852. They have had two children: Alice M., wife of Harlow A. Bottum, and May P.

From:
HISTORY OF BENNINGTON COUNTY, VT
WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS.
EDITED BY
LEWIS CASS ALDRICH
1889


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