logo logo

Miner Gibbs Norton

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


  • 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.


    • 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.


    Party affiliation: Republican


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


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