Feb. 21, 1873 Point Breeze Northumberland County Pennsylvania, USA
Son of John Horton(1752-1810) and Mary De La Montague(1759-1841). Married first to Harriett Ford Headley (1800-1823) and the following children were born: Anna Maria Horton Gangewer and Harriet Horton Westler. After the death of his first wife, he married secondly to Martha Lemon Cooke. To this union, 3 daughters were born: Mary, Amelia and Martha.