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Miner Gibbs Norton

Miner Gibbs Norton, American congressman. Member Delta Tau Delta.; Mason (K.T., 32°, Shriner), Knights of Pythias.

Background

  • Norton, Miner Gibbs was born on May 11, 1857 in Andover, Ohio, United States. Son of Rowland Miner and Eliza Ann (Gibbs) Norton.

  • Education

    • Student National Normal U., Lebanon, O., Baldwin Wallace College. Bachelor of Philosophy, Mount Union College, 1878, the Master of Philisophy, 1883. Bachelor of Laws, Yale, 1880, Master of Laws, 1881.

    Career

    • Began practice at Cleveland, O., 1881. Director of law, Cleveland, 1895-1899. United States appraiser Northern District of Ohio, by appointment of President Roosevelt, 1905-1909.

      Member 67th Congress (1921-1923), 20th Ohio District.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Delta Tau Delta. Mason (K.T., 32°, Shriner), Knights of Pythias.

    Connections

    • Married Agnes Hine, of Painesville, O., August 5, 1885.
    • father: Rowland Miner Norton
    • mother: Eliza Ann (Gibbs) Norton
    • spouse: Agnes Hine
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    Born March 11, 1857
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