Henry Roy Orton

Male 1892 - 1974  (81 years)


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  • Name Henry Roy Orton 
    Born 8 Oct 1892  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jun 1974  McConnellsville, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4774  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors Jacob Henry Orton,   b. 16 Jul 1862, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1944, Salina, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Julia Adele Towne,   b. Jul 1861, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1942  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 12 Feb 1888  Litchfield, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F45  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Ethel May Vanalstyne,   b. 24 Jun 1893, Sandy Creek, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1972, Rome, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1917  Pulaski, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F1492  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, July 3, 1974 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - H. Roy Orton of Camden dies - H. Roy Orton, 81, of 56 Miner Avenue, Camden, passed away Thursday, June 20 at Rome City Hospital. He was born in Richland on October 10, 1892 the son of Jacob and Julia Gage Orton. He was educated in the Pineville and Pulaski area schools. He and Ethel Van Alstine were married on February 14, 1917, in Pulaski. Rev. Palmer officiated. She died January 10, 1972. He became local manager of Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. of Camden in 192, and retained that position until his retirement in 1958. He was a member of the United Methodist Church of Camden and its Official Board, president of the Camden Water Board, former mayor of Camden and Past Master of Philanthropic Lodge No. 164, Past High Priest and Life Member of the Darius Chapter No. 144 R.A.M. He was the recipient of the Totarians "Roses for the Living" award in 1973, was chairman of the War Bond Campaign of WWII, served on the Camden Board of Education from 1940-1950, Chairman of the Dist. No. 2 New York State School Boards Association from 1944-1947, was on the Camden Chamber of Commerce from 1964 until 1974. He is survived by 3 daughters, Mrs. Donald, (Mary) McDaniels, Camden; Mrs. Retia Losczynski of McConnellsville, New York; Mrs. Neil (Beverly) Harden of McConnellsville, New York; 4 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters, Mrs. Lulu Paddock of Syracuse; Mrs. Blanche Greenstreet of Arizona; Mrs. Irene Houghton of Alexandria Bay. Funeral services were held Saturday June 22 at the E. H. McDaniels Funeral Home of Camden. Burial was in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Camden.