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John Godfrey Gorton
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1814
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1859
New York, USA

Died.
In New York, after a lingering illness, Mr. John G. Gorton, formerly of this city, in the 45th year of his age. His remains were brought to this city on Tuesday, and deposited in the Island Cemetery. He was a member of the Episcopal Church in the city of his adoption, and leaves a wife and three children to mourn his loss.
"Brother, rest from sin and sorrow;
Death is o'er, and life is won;
On thy slumber dawns no morrow;
Rest; thine earthly race is run."
Newport Daily News; Newport, Rhode Island
April 1, 1859; Page Two

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Gorton (1780 - 1830)
  Hannah Howland Gorton (1780 - 1837)
 
 Spouse:
  Henrietta Cahoone Gorton (1817 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  Josephine Dougherty Gorton Harris (1856 - 1923)*
  Elizabeth Cahoone Gorton Thorndike (1858 - 1930)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Gorton (1803 - 1845)*
  William H Gorton (1806 - 1855)*
  Anne E Gorton (1809 - 1886)*
  James E Gorton (1812 - 1853)*
  John Godfrey Gorton (1814 - 1859)
  Frank S Gorton (1816 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Island Cemetery
Newport
Newport County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Maintained by: Louis Roth
Originally Created by: dm wms
Record added: Aug 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75181826
John Godfrey Gorton
Added by: Louis Roth
 
John Godfrey Gorton
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 Added: Oct. 11, 2011
 
 
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