Lifelong Resident, Mrs. Lawton Dies

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Title

Lifelong Resident, Mrs. Lawton Dies

Alternative Title

Lifelong Resident, Mrs. Lawton Dies

Subject

Oviedo (Fla.)

Description

A newspaper article published by The Oviedo Outlook on May 26, 1977. The article announces the death of Lillian Della Lee Lawton (ca. 1883-1977). Lawton was the daughter of former Orange County Commissioner James Hiram Lee, Sr. (1844-1920) and Laura Agusta Barnett Lee (1851-1940). She married Winborn Joseph Lawton, Sr. (1881-1971), who served as a trustee of the First Baptist Church of Oviedo, a secretary and treasurer for the church's Sunday school, an insurance agent, and a citrus grower. Together, the couple had four children: Elizabeth Lawton Laney, Kathryn Lawton, John. K. Lawton, and Winborn Joseph Lawton, Jr. Lawton was a charter member and the former present of the Oviedo Woman's Club (OWC), the former president of the Woman's Missionary Society, and a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church of Oviedo.

Source

Original newspaper article: "Lifelong Resident, Mrs. Lawton Dies." The Oviedo Outlook, Vol. 4, No. 40, May 26, 1977, page 3: Oviedo Historical Society, Oviedo, Florida.

Publisher

The Oviedo Outlook

Date Created

ca. 1977-05-26

Date Copyrighted

1977-05-26

Date Issued

1977-05-26

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original newspaper article: "Lifelong Resident, Mrs. Lawton Dies." The Oviedo Outlook, Vol. 4, No. 40, May 26, 1977, page 3.

Is Part Of

"The Oviedo Outlook, Volume 4, Number 40, May 26, 1977." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/5659.
Oviedo Historical Society, Oviedo, Florida.
Oviedo Historical Society Collection, Oviedo Collection, Seminole County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

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Extent

120 KB

Medium

1 newspaper article

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Home of Lillian Della Lee Lawton, Oviedo, Florida
First United Methodist Church of Oviedo, Oviedo, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by The Oviedo Outlook.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by The Oviedo Outlook and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

Robison, Jim. Around Oviedo. 2012.

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1 newspaper article

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