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Antique store owner

Jane Hamilton Torf, American Antique store owner. Member International Society Appraisers (certified), American Society Appraisers, National Association Dealers, Antique Association Southern California (vice president 1965-1967).

Background

Torf, Jane Hamilton was born on August 29, 1916 in Marshall, Illinois, United States. Daughter of George and Ethel Rosa (Bennett) Beuhler.

Education

Student, Art School, Chicago, 1935.

Career

Sales representative, Marshall Field & Company, Chicago, 1935-1940; owner, Hamilton House Antique Store, Glendora, California, 1951-1988. Lecturer on antiques, 1958-1970.

Politics

God calls for justice for those, who are oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore Christians should be involved in political life.

Views

Different kinds of small groups inside the overall Methodist movement should be encouraged to developed, so that both leaders and members of the societies could receive support and challenge in their faith.

Membership

Member International Society Appraisers (certified), American Society Appraisers, National Association Dealers, Antique Association Southern California (vice president 1965-1967).

Connections

Married Allen Britt Hamilton, February 26, 1940 (deceased 1957). Children: Judith Carol, Janet Clare. Married Al Torf, November 6, 1965.

father:
George Beuhler

mother:
Ethel Rosa (Bennett) Beuhler

spouses:
Allen Britt Hamilton

Al Torf

children:
Judith Carol Torf

Janet Clare Torf