JOSEPH W. LAWTON
LAWTON, JOSEPH W: Farmer; b Cass Co, Iowa June 9, 1893; s of William Lawton-Anna James; ed Lewis HS 1911; m Hazel Baxter Dec 9, 1915 Atlantic; s William Henry, Kenneth Burdett; d Virginia Josephine; 1912-29 ptr of father opr livestock & grain farm; 1929- opr 240 A stock farm; 1936- org & treas Cass Co AAA; 1934-36 twp chmn AAA; agt Cass Co Farm Bur Auto Ins; 1939 pres Cass Co Farm Bur; Congl Ch, supt of SS & chmn bd of trustees; res Lewis.
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From "Who's Who in Iowa," by Iowa Press Association, Des Moines: Iowa Press Association, 1940, pg. 199.