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Violet Lawton, American writer. Member Writers West Alameda, Inc. (president 1999, secretary 1995-1997).

Background

Lawton, Violet was born on October 11, 1925 in Cumberland, Rhode Island, United States. Daughter of John Arthur and Emma (Butterworth) Grayson.

Education

Student, Tabbot-Hubbard Business School, 1944.

Career

Bookkeeper Lonsdale Company Berkeley Mill, Cumberland, Rhode Island, 1943-1945. Purchasing sales, house newsletter advertising The Fram Corporation, East Providence, 1945-1950. Accountants receivable, senior credit administration The Foxboro (Massachusetts) Company, 1952-1985.

Correspondent The Alameda (California) Journal, since 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Member Writers West Alameda, Inc. (president 1999, secretary 1995-1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, walking, dance, gardening, group singing.

Connections

Married Donald Morrison, August 6, 1950 (divorced February 1952). 1 child, Darcy Louise. Married Charles Dean Lawton, November 30, 1968 (deceased).

Stepchildren: Peter E., Mark Daughter of.

father:
John Arthur Grayson

mother:
Emma (Butterworth) Grayson

spouses:
Donald Morrison

Charles Dean Lawton

children:
Darcy Louise Lawton

Peter E. Lawton

Mark Daughter of Lawton