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 - his chosen borne settlement. O-E O RG-E C U...
his chosen borne settlement. O-E O RG-E C U NNIN G-H A M was 'born August 1C, 3S-JO. at the v-il- Jas\2 of Borol-and, Dysart Pansh, Fife- t'hire, Scotla-nd. He, a.lon.? with big t'a'Lher and fnnilly, emigrated to Utah in the fall of l8r»G, footing it across the jdains <in Willie's handcart company, aivd settled in American Fork, D'taJli county. H'is permanent piftce of resi- deivce' has been' there «ver since. January 10, 1S63, he married -Mary 1 , Wrig-ley, 'daug-h'ter of Thomas and 'M«trjy- Wrig-ley of Amerlca.n Fork. He tools an active part in matters pertaining- to the benolit of the public school systeiu 'and the educational ontersst of the people- people- ol Ms town. In a civil capacity he was first electe-d Constable, then precinct Justice, he th^n fined t.-ho ofllce of Aldemian ot American Fork City for three successive successive terms: he w-as next elected Mayor of said e-i'ty, during- s-ai-cl term he was elected and filled the positron ol: memr, bcr of the Territ-orial Leffislat;ure of 3832. Ho was a, member of the Sagebrush Sagebrush Democracy o.nd still holds to -t5i« Democratic faith. JOSEPH 33. THORNE

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  1. The Salt Lake Tribune,
  2. 04 Mar 1895, Mon,
  3. Page 10

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